My friends-Here's my greeting card
You can see what the card looks like here
and the explanation is below.
Last year my Flag-9-11
Angel brought the world to you in her hands. This year she
brings you a heart with the following
He Will Take Away Our
Hearts of Stone and Give Us Hearts of Flesh Ezekiel
This passage taken from Ezekiel shows
us that by going to God we can be transformed!
Particularly during this season when many of us may
find ourselves experiencing uncertainty, greed, selfishness,
turmoil, loneliness, emptiness, anxiety and desperation,
and/or that Big void within. We should try to take a step
back, look up, and allow God to change our hearts.
we will be able to focus on the real Reason for the Season -
and Love, Joy, Peace, Patience, Kindness, Goodness,
Faithfulness, Gentleness and self control can flow into our
new hearts of flesh.
A Merry Heart Doeth Good Like a
Medicine Proverbs 17:22
" Adams, Norman
Cousins, and Bernard
S. Siegel all advocated laughter to help the healing
process of patients.
In addition "Patch" Adams feels
that this is just as essential for the professional and
non-professional care givers to prevent their
In my many years in health care, I have
wholeheartedly embraced this philosophy and have been
immensely rewarded with favorable responses from patients,
their loved ones and staff has encouraged me and prevented my
"burnout". Actually my passion is continually rekindled and my
desire to give and to serve increases by what I have received.
Giving cheerfully has really been medicine for me.
addition working closely with a team of devoted people who
loved to laugh and having a place which acted as an oasis for
us as well as for patients, families and staff to come and
hear the latest joke or pour out their hearts or to be touched
by love, prayer and laughter in turn blessed all of us.
Therfore the Lord Himself shall give
you a sign, Behold a maiden shall conceive a son, and shall
call his name Immanuel Isaiah 7:14
I found this scripture to be very interesting as Isaiah
foretold in the Tenach the name Immanuel (God with us or God
is with us) to be given to the child of the almah (young woman
The Birth of Christ Fulfilled many of the over 456
prophecies of the old Testament (the Tenach) pointing to
Yeshua the Messiah
Among the 14 million Jewish people there is a group of
perhaps twenty or thirty thousand people, born
Jews, who believe in the Torah and the rest of the Tenach
and practice Jewish customs and religion. They also believe in
Jesus.and oftentimes call Him by His Jewish name, Yeshua.