COMPASSION

Music For The Elderly Please Help!

Good evening, My name is J. Alexander Batista, I'm a senior nursing student at Florida Southern College and a proud member of the United States Navy's Nurse Candidate Program (NCP). I have grown up watching the messages from Values on the television and I am now old enough to appreciate the significance it...

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CHARACTER

Kid, Parents & Job

I was a very shy guy, I come from a family who had always thought me to help others, listen others and treat everyone politely and I think that's how all parents want their child to be, basically a child who respects others and treat everyone well. I did that what my parents said me. That was a wonderful...

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BELIEVE

I Am Living To Tell

My name is Laurie Beck and at the young age of 42 I was diagnosed with an incurable cancer...non Hodgkin lymphoma, marginal cell leukemia and it was in my spleen. I was told immediate chemo. I sought not just two opinions but decided on a third. Two doctors said immediate chemo and the third said "watchful...

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CHARACTER

Score Or Care

I will never forget watching my son play soccer in Middle School. Coaches and Parents get very enthusiastic about the game and about winning and forget about basic values of fairness and fun. My son was never a star player, in fact he substituted in/out since the rules at that age made sure everyone played. With...

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BELIEVE IN YOURSELF

I Can, You Can

“ Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing & dream while others are wishing” This is the quote that is on my white board that keeps me inspired while on break from school. My goal is to live up to these words and succeed of my goal of becoming a...

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ENCOURAGEMENT

The Helpful Advisor

I still have fond memories of a certain gentleman who helped shape my future. I was in college when my father passed away. I had another year in front of me in order to be called a graduate. The trouble was I just could not concentrate on my studies anymore. I wanted to quit and stay at home to help my mother...

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GOOD MANNERS

The Gentleman

I was at my favourite bakery after a long time. The smell of freshly baked breads, quiches and apple pie invaded my nostrils. I decided to check if anything new had been added to their usual spread. It was difficult to move forward because of the pressing sea of humanity. I somehow reached the counter and ordered...

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TRUST

Sorry I Did Not Trust You

Sorry I did not trust you… This incident happened around 7 years ago . I was not married at that time: I was seeing this guy(my husband now) for quite a few years and we decided to marry. Before marriage, my family is a lower middle class one , We all are attached and share a close bond amongst all the...

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BELIEVE IN YOURSELF

Cassy Pink's Creation

“I’m gonna die if I don’t start to live again.” Once rang like lightning through my heart. I came to recognize, the life I was living, was not the one I would have chosen for myself. Bon Jovi Lyrics tapped on my senses a second time with, “It’s my life, it’s now or never.” My life, what did I want it to be? I...

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INSPIRATION

"An Awakening"

When I was diagnosed with Breast cancer a few years back, I reacted like most who receive a cancer diagnose; first thing came to mind was a “death sentence”. However, I found out later that it was truly “an awakening”. I began questioning God, why would you do this to me? What had I done in life so bad to have...

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BEING THERE

Saved By A Total Stranger

About 1 year ago I was suffering from depression after my boyfriend left me. I was stumbling around in the darkness with no one to help me, then, I met someone, Katie. Out of pure coincidence we just met at a local park and started talking and hanging out. I got better, and then all of a sudden boom, Katie...

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HELPING OTHERS

A Small Boy

Yesterday I had stopped at a traffic signal. As I waited for the lights to turn green, a small boy approached me. He was holding a bunch of pens in his hand. He asked me to buy some. I told him I didn't need any. He gave me a beseeching look explaining that they were very cheap. The boy had a sweet innocent face...

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INSPIRATION

"An Awakening"

When I was diagnosed with Breast cancer a few years back, I reacted like most who receive a cancer diagnose; first thing came to mind was a “death sentence”. However, I found out later that it was truly “an awakening”. I began questioning God, why would you do this to me? What had I done in life so bad to have...

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KINDNESS

Food Fantasy

I was visiting my hometown with my youngest daughter. Since we had gone there after a few years, we decided to visit our favorite eatery. This was a fast food restaurant, resplendent with all sorts of confectionery items. Anyone coming here could not resist tasting one of the many mouth-watering delicacies....

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INSPIRATION

Yusuf Munna; An Amazing Guy!

Yusuf Munna is a young entrepreneur, writer and social worker. he loves to dream and also loves to make others dream. this young lad of positive mentality doesn't like the so-called imposed rules at all. He always loves to think of going beyond boundary. All extraordinary ideas come up from his head. Of course,...

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INSPIRATION

Strugges Of A Pre Teen With A Cancer Sibling

When I was eleven, my older sister Brea was diagnosed at age thirteen with an extremely rare version of Leukemia. Doctors concocted many versions of experimental chemo, seeing that she was literally one of a handful of people to get this. During this time, myself and my two younger siblings still had school and...

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CARING

The Good Samaritan

I was very young when I got married and came to live in a quiet street where there were sets of four houses. I lived on the first floor and the ground floor was inhabited by one of the most caring ladies I have ever come across. At first, we didn't talk to each other, but slowly and steadily our friendship grew....

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GREAT MUSIC

Christian Heavy Metal

Ive been bullied for years on end and I would go to the depressing screamo songs. But, I looked up alternative Christian bands and all you guys~ Thank you! You have brought me up during tough times but I still got that feel of screamo!

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FORGIVENESS

Forgiveness

I miss and think of my dad every day, that is some thing that won't ever go away. Growing up my dad was always there for us. He was a hard worker and did whatever he could do to support his family financially. As we grew older my mom and dad started to grow apart and separated I was around 18 at the time. I think...

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COMPASSION

The Pencil

Days before the National Achievement Test, we conducted a Pre-NAT exam. One of my students forgot to bring a pencil. She asked to go out to borrow from her cousin, but brought nothing when she came back. Sitting on her chair, tears started falling from her eyes. I was so touched that I asked another student to...

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SMILE

Tear Drops From Prison

Last night I heard a tear drop fall as I lay silently awake in bed ..... It told a story we all know but keep safely inside our heads.... It talked of faded laughter ..of dreams we once all knew.. and up until that fateful day we just all knew would come true... It reminisced of childhood days and things...

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TRUST

A Small Miracle

This is an inspiring story narrated to me by my cousin. My cousin sister's children were all married and settled abroad. She and her husband were very fond of going on short holidays to new places. Once, they decided to take a three day trip to a nearby small town which was famous for its historical sites....

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CHARACTER

Chas Shares Values By Charles H. King

New Children’s Book for Young Readers – Introducing ‘Chas Share Values’ Chas Share Values introduces children to the character Chas. Each of the 10 colors on Chas’s body represents a different personal value, to be used as a building block to help them grow personally. Each value is defined, illustrated, and...

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CHARACTER

Chas Shares Values By Charles H. King

New Children’s Book for Young Readers – Introducing ‘Chas Share Values’ Chas Share Values introduces children to the character Chas. Each of the 10 colors on Chas’s body represents a different personal value, to be used as a building block to help them grow personally. Each value is defined, illustrated, and...

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RESPECT

Respect

Story of RESPECT There was once a boy who always treated his mother horribly, shouting at her, insulting her. It didn't matter to him how sad he made her. One day, without knowing how, he woke up in an immense and lonely place. He was sitting on a rock from which four huge pillars rose up into the sky,...

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FAMILY

Raising Your Children

My husband and I have been trying to make sacrifices in our life to allow one of us to be at home with our children. To the point we sacrifice our time together. In this society today we feel it is extremely important that parents are raising our children instead of daycare or nannies and giving children the...

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APPRECIATION

The Long Wait

I often reminisce those good old days when life was relatively simpler, and people were much more humane and gentle. Recently, to my surprise, I got the opportunity to experience that same warmth that I thought had disappeared from the world. I was out shopping the other day with my husband, two daughters and...

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ACHIEVEMENT

Good Helping

if you help others and don't get any thing good back it's ok because in the future you will.

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APPRECIATING NATURE

Recycling Water To Facilitate All Of Our Energy Needs

There is a new concept that creates the different approach to alternative energy arena. We are at a threshold of a very beautiful planet filled with clean, costless and endless energy and a time to enter is at our disposal now. This is a concept to manipulate the power of interactions between air and water in...

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE

People United To Make A Difference

One year ago two lives were joined together with a common purpose. Both unaware of that purpose until conversations were exchanged. It was discovered both had a deep desire to make a difference in the lives of others. They desired to reach people right where they are. However, they knew that reaching the masses...

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