Tag Archive: friendship

Thanksgiving Blessing

I want to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. Most of you are celebrating with family and friends, eating delicious food, and enjoying the beginning of a long, holiday season. But, if you are alone, I encourage you to make yourself available to the friendship of others even if you have to go to the shopping […]

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When You Don’t Know What to Say

Sometimes saying the wrong thing can slip up on you and should leave you speechless. But, few of us can leave that awkward moment alone. Why is it we feel we have to insert comments at inappropriate moments? Why can’t we let words hang in the air and cap them off with a smile or […]

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The Horchow Connection

Horchow Know-How Roger Horchow, mail-order catalog mogul of The Horchow Collection, and his daughter, Sally, have written an enlightening book on relationships. In The Art of Friendship, Roger tells how he learned the value of developing new relationships from his friend, Dick Bass. Dick had accomplished amazing achievements in his life, including climbing the highest […]

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Air-Smiling

Alone in a Crowd I was sitting alone in a crowded auditorium while fellow church members gathered for a service. An energetic, female usherette walked briskly down the aisle as she seated people. Eager to reconnect after being out of church for several weeks, I glanced down the aisle as she walked toward me. She […]

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