So many, many times nature teaches me such profoundly beautiful yet elusive lessons that directly and powerfully relate to life. Like this evening’s sunset that I just happened to look up and see. I almost missed it. But it’s gorgeous Beauty was enveloping me, even when I was not taking it in. This is… More Look up & You will see!
As an author and voracious reader, I have an extensive vocabulary. So, when I run across a powerful word that I am not using and do not understand. I pay special note and try to learn and apply it. It is like a new gift that I am given and try to use. Munificence is… More God’s Munificence
Many struggle with having a proper sense of significance and value in their life . Not everyone is going to be a Donald Trump! (And No, you will not lure me into making a political statement.) I lose my power to influence people helpfully on matters of heart, ethics, character and substance; If… More Personal Significance: Worth more than Paparazzi pride
We need Charlie’s sincerity, Linus’s blanket, Snoopy’s cool, Lucy’s practicality, Schroeder’s belief in his natural talent and the whole gang’s eternal childhood and we will all be OK!!! Charlie’s Sincerity. Say whatever else that you will about him, Charlie Brown was always sincere. Even when he knew Lucy was going to jerk the football… More Peanuts is all we need!
Many people mistake humiliation for humility. Should you find the wherewithal to accomplish the grandest accomplishments in the annals of mankind, it will only bring pleasure to God, AS LONG AS your goal is to bring honor and glory to Him. So the message from this messenger is that you should: Take pride… More Man and Womankind’s high estate & calling
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.
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. :)