- Apr 2, 2002THINK on THESE THINGS
by Joyce Sequichie Hifler
Did you know that when we poke fun at someone else we're covering up our
We all have shortcomings, peculiarities about ourselves that we take no
pride in nor want others to know about. So, frequently we call attention
to the "different" traits of others. Sometimes we believe they are not
aware of their own problems, but they are. They are superconscious of
them, and because of it they must escape through finding something about
someone else they believe is worse than their own.
Truly wise persons are those who take their own unique qualities and
build around them. Some of the most fascinating people are those who
surround their unusual features with such exquisite mannerisms and
beautifully developed personalities so handsomely as to make others
It has been written by Augustine, "This is the very perfection of man,
to find out his own imperfection."
April 2 - Daily Feast
Most of our thought runs to what we do not have and to what we are not
apt to get. Those are fear thoughts and reminders of how we let our
minds get on the wrong path. But how can a person have faith in a world
so out of focus? Don't self-sabotage. Don't become your own worst enemy.
Don't stay ignorant, and do shed labels. Do think beyond the right to be
a certain way. If something is destroying you, be smart and get rid of
it. And remember that intellectual preaching is not worth dirt if we
have failed to meditate on the right words.
~ The Comanche are not blind like the pups of the dog when seven sleeps
TEN BEARS - COMANCHE
"A Cherokee Feast of Days, Volume II" by Joyce Sequichie Hifler
Elder's Meditation of the Day - April 2
"With children we always have to think about seven generations to come
but yet unborn."
--Janice Sundown Hattet, SENECA
What we do today will effect the children seven generations form now.
How we treat the Mother Earth will affect the children yet to be born.
If we poison the water today, our children's children will be affected
by the decision we made. Our children are the gateway to the future. Let
us conscientiously think about the children and the seven generations to
My Creator, I
thank you for
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