Compliment

Someone wrote:
Compliments go a long way
To cheer and endear,
And that’s the truth!
Compliments adorns the receiver
With a velvety regal outfit
Eliciting goodwill,
Releasing endorphins,

Let’s ditch the spicy words,
Let our compliments flow,
Like an endless river,
Of pure enriched goodness.

Don’t use foul or abusive language. Let everything you say be good and helpful, so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them.” Ephesians 4:29 NLT

Daily Prompt: Spicy

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Greener Grasses

It’s Spring and his neighbour just cut her grass. In comparison to his own garden, hers looked a lot greener, fresher and healthier. Instead of comparing the two with a pouted mouth and green monster placard, he decided to find out from her the secret to her gardening.

When the grass is actually greener on the other side, how do we handle it?

Unhealthy comparisons does the heart no good. Sometimes out of spite and jealousy, spiky comments are made.  If we work hard, someday and somehow, we will also achieve what we envied in others.

When we get to that pinnacle of achievement, it’s always great to know we can share our story with others who would then be envying us. Thus, helping them to overcome their envying and most importantly, to pass on the baton to those who also envy them…

Daily Prompt: Spike

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