Next time someone does something to offend you, comfort yourself with all the wondrous, selfless, caring moments you shared with that person. And if you can't remember the good times, it's time to move on.
GOD IS FAITHFUL, RISE UP - No matter how bad the problem or situation you may be facing today, no matter how far under the enemy has pushed you down, you must believe that the Lord has the power to turn things around in your life and cause you to rise to the top. We read the Samaritans land was being ravaged by famine. Enemy troops had surrounded them and cut off all sources of supply. Things were so bad that mothers were eating their children just to survive.
Yes, life hurts, but it also hugs, kisses, and cherishes. Life disappoints, but it can thrill, surprise, and succeed. Life can be lived first hand, or through books, or both! By reading, I learn that I am just as unique as the next person, and can do everything that the characters in the book do, for better or worse, in places familiar to me or unknown!
Not only are humpback whales among the largest animals on the planet, capable of swimming thousands of miles through the open ocean every year, but they do something from time to time that is nothing short of magical: They exhale rainbows.