The Classic Pamela Positive: What We Can Learn from the Gentle, Observant Jain Religion

footprints-261397_640Jainism is a group that believes we should leave barely a footprint on this earth.  They believe in gentility, kindness, and care for every living creature.  It’s even to the extent of not eating root vegetables, because pulling up the roots makes the plant die.  Jains honor every living thing. Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: Better To Make a Few Mistakes Being Natural

toddler-439112_640“Better to make a few mistakes being natural than to do everything out of a feeling of worry.”
The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care, Dr. Benjamin Spock, 1946 Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: Listening – A Business Bliss

colleagues-437024_640When getting involved internationally, it’s so important to listen to others. Respect the person, the culture, and their local community.  To do so is to honor the unique wisdom and presence they bring to the world. Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: Don’t Ever Give This Up: Humble Will

peak-299011_640Don’t ever give this up.  Your Humble Will.   It’s your commitment to persevere. Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: God Help Me To Become a Clearer More Loving Person

man-407232_640God help me to become a clearer more loving person.

To think of others more; myself less.
To listen more carefully; respond in deeper gentleness. Continue reading

Gloomy Christians?

Pope Francis 4“Christians are joyful; they are never gloomy. God is at our side…Jesus has shown us that the face of God is that of a loving Father. Sin and death have been defeated. Christians cannot be pessimists! If we are truly in love with Christ and if we sense how much he loves us, our hearts will ‘light up’ with a joy that spreads to everyone around us.”

– Pope Francis

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The Classic Pamela Positive: “If You Can’t Feed a Hundred People…” – Mother Teresa

children-306610_640“If you can’t feed a hundred people, feed just one.” – Mother Teresa Continue reading