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Adversity | Courage | Discouragement | Encouragement | Endurance | Failure | Healing | Motivation | Perseverance | Strength | Success | Trial | Weakness

OVERCOMING HARDSHIPS Rabbi Earl A. Grollman has a fine book on death and grieving, entitled Talking About Death: A Dialogue Between Parent and Child (Boston: Beacon Press, 1970), in which he tells a famous rabbinic story: “A king once owned a large, beautiful, pure diamond of which he was justifiably proud. It had no equal …

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Discouragement | Edification | Encouragement | Failure | Motivation | Power | Speech | Weakness

A THOUGHTLESS WORD/A POWERFUL WORD Rev. Gregory Oravec, O. S. B., sent the following stories to the editor of the Cleveland Plain Dealer: In the country church of a small village an altar boy serving the priest at Sunday mass accidentally dropped the cruet of wine. The village priest struck the altar boy sharply on …

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Failure | Humor | Labor | Short Shorts | Weakness

FIRED Did you hear the one about the fellow who was fired from his job in the massage parlor because he rubbed people the wrong way? I didn’t think so! John Bristol, Presbyterian Church, Milpitas, CA. 95035

Burden | Failure | Weakness

CONFUSION A middle-aged woman was sitting in her den when all of a sudden a small black snake crawled across the floor and under the courch. The dear lady, who was deathly afraid of snakes, promptly ran to the bathroom to get her husband, who was taking a shower. The man of the house came …

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