Simple Advice for Christmas and Beyond

The Christmas tree advice is adapted from a message originally published in a magazine in 1959 by Howard W. Hunter. [This Christmas…]

Be kind.
Be gentle.
Apologize.
Write a letter.
Keep a promise.
Give a soft answer.
Forgive an enemy.
Welcome a stranger.
Express your gratitude.
Think first of someone else.
Seek out a forgotten friend.
Gladden the heart of a child.
Examine your demands on others.
Speak your love and then speak it again.
Manifest your loyalty in word and deed.
Dismiss suspicion and replace it with trust.
Take pleasure in the beauty and wonder of the earth.
Encourage Youth.
Forgo a grudge.
Mend a quarrel.
Try to understand.
Laugh a little more.

This advice still applies to each of us in 2021. As you begin 2022, may you find inner peace as you strive to be a little better in some small way. Happy Holidays and Best Wishes for a Joyous New Year!!