Commentary

February 7, 2014

Chaplain thoughts

Dr. Mae Jemison

“Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations.”

~ Dr. Mae Jemison

Has anyone ever told you that you couldn’t do something because you lacked the skills or talent? Maybe it was said out of prejudice. Did it make you so mad yet so determined to prove them wrong? Maybe they said these limiting words because they were limited themselves in some way? God has gifted us all in some special way; we need to exercise those talents. The Almighty wants us to be encouragers, not detractors. The book of Ephesians tells us in 4:29, “Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouth, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” Take the time every day to say something encouraging to the people around you.

Blessings from above …




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