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Jim's Gems: Life's Possibilities

November 23, 2009
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Life's most difficult moments teach us that we're stronger than we know. It always pays to remember that.

Sometimes the worst happens when we have the opportunity to be our best. When the challenges seem unbearable and hope is a distant memory, a new and stronger hope is already taking root.

Even though some life events can cause terrible injury and pull us down to the lowest of the low, nothing can rob us of our abilities and desires to connect with life’s goodness (ethical behavior, moral standards, etc.) Therefore, life’s goodness always prevails, in its own way, despite unimaginable odds.

Goodness lives within us, where we can always keep it alive. And because we know how it feels so completely right, that is what we do.

In our everyday moments, goodness lives. In the most joyful times and during the darkest days, it becomes more deeply entrenched and more personally meaningful.

We pause to remember all that has gone before, and look ahead to the many possibilities that are springing to life. Through it all, underneath it all, we carry an abiding goodness that we cannot be without.
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Caring

Sara Robbins
November 24, 2009
We appreciate the wonderful thoughts and supportive contributions that is shared in Jim's Gems. They are simple, to the point, and easily relatable to everyday life. Thanks...

Insightful

Joe Gibbs
November 30, 2009
This came at a good time for me. Thanks for the inspiring words of encouragement to focus on the important things in life. Thanks Jim

Transformation point

Maher A. Amery
December 4, 2009
I do thank Jim for giving an indication that the transformation we look for during hard times may be deep inside us. It's just to be appointed and utilized.

Thoughtful

Roger Kindrick
December 6, 2009
This article made me rethink some things happening in my life. It made me realize that we have more to do with outcomes by how we think and react to situations. Thanks for sharing these wonderful insights with us.

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