It happens to all of us, even the most positive thinking, if they will tell you the whole truth. I guarantee you, if I could ask Zig Ziglar and I can’t because he’s no longer with us; that he would tell you that there were times when his goals seemed distant. And since this is… More What to do when your goals get cold!
Acceptance is a key to a happy life. We must accept people like they are. And we must accept life circumstances as they are, or we will never find serenity. I am not talking about moral cowardice or apathy. But buckets of sweat and fret are often shed, about issues that we either can not… More Tolerant acceptance vs. finger pointing
I wrote this article about my father this past year in July. I wrote it to my facebook friends as a tribute to my father JOHN W. Carter Senior. I recently realized that I had not put this article here on Guts Is The Key for my readers. So I’m going to fix that. Here… More Tribute to my father John W. Carter Sr.
I am occasionally asked, “What happened to the G.U.T.S. Acrostics? Of course this is a series of word games based on the letters GUTS. Regarding the subject of not writing them lately, all I can say is: My bad. It has been June of last year since I published G.U.T.S.#40 – Get Used To Stages.… More G.U.T.S. #41- Glorify, Uplift and Trust the Saviour
Some words have very little meaning, and yet they are used way too much. Other words have giant importance and yet they are seldom used. Conscience is one such word that is used infrequently, and yet its power and dynamic relevance is always significant. A deep, trustworthy internal guidance system is an important gift, we… More Conscience and the chain of healthy, reinforcing behaviors
Originally posted on gutsisthekey:
Dear Guts Is The Key Reader. This entry is intended to be both personal and inspirational. Personal, because it is about who I am by nature. And Inspirational, because the characteristic I am describing will help you also, and serve you well in your own personal psychology. I have been called…
Okay, so I know Christmas is over. But since I’m running a Tree lot almost all the way up to Christmas. I get to enjoy our tree more the week after Christmas. My wife Dawn Carter, always turns one of our trees, into the most fantastic Christmas Wonderland’s that you can imagine. And you can’t… More My wife Dawn’s After Christmas Present. :)