The Art Of Christian Living

Exploring & Sharing Life | Lessons | Experiences

“Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumblebee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.”– Ashley Smith Don’t wait for people to approve or believe in you before you take action. It is your …

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A thousand times life may bring you to your knees But as long as you have breath, get back at it Fight to finish your race though your body and mind seize True happiness and victory are embedded in endurance.  Commit. You may stop to let the hurt and heartbreak fly with the breeze Don’t …

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Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action. – William James Lying dormant is not our default, we were created to strive for something. Motivation helps us to take action for the betterment of our lives.  Though our actions may not always bring the desired results – happiness, pleasure, advancement …

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The greatest way that the soul can prosper is through the love of God. We need to be permeated with His love—a love that is kind, forgiving, hopes all things, and will never fail. American psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, Smiley Blanton, says in one of his books that without love man is likely to perish from …

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“I am not absentminded. It is the presence of mind that makes me unaware of everything else.”― G.K. Chesterton Excessive Thinking It is almost a norm to live in your head and engage in the activities of the mind while escaping or avoiding emotions, especially ‘Negative Emotions’. Excessive thinking tends to lead nowhere and makes you …

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I just wanted to take this moment and wish every one a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year in advance. “Christmas is like candy; it slowly melts in your mouth sweetening every taste bud, making you wish it could last forever.” Richelle E. Goodrich Take this day off and enjoy what is around you …

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Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone’s task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it. Viktor E. Frankl To live a meaningful life, you must know that …

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I woke up in the morning and wished for a sunny dayBut the day was gloomy and cold, and I sigh and huffThen I caught a thought which says growth takes place in darknessTherefore, let the gloomy days spur growth for my soul I woke up in the morning and prayed for a happy dayBut …

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Happiness means realizing possibility, which teaches us about our nature, and challenges us to respect, support, and nurture it, not just in ourselves, but in all. Anger means the deprivation of possibility, which teaches us emptiness, and orients us towards fullness. And sadness means losing possibility, which teaches us fragility, and gives us strength. And …

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Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. Epicurus The key to satisfaction in our working lives isn’t earning a lot of money, but the knowledge that we’re producing meaningful work. Epicurus No one is useless …

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