"I bought a nice leather journal for my missionary and wrote these on the first two pages. He loves it and tells me all the time how comforting these scriptures are!" Sounds like this might be handy to have.
Stop and take inventory of the top 5 people you spend the most time with – Do they live their daily life the way you would want to live yours? If you became like them does it make you a better person? Remember to choose carefully.
Lord, please surround my kids with friends and adults who point them toward You, and in ways that complement my own deficits in parenting. I will remember this one day when I have my own kids, but for now I pray this for my nieces and nephew.
This can be hard, but DON'T DO IT! And I am speaking to myself as well. It is never good to repay evil with evil, for in God's sight it's not pleasing. So next time someone does you wrong, pray for them and mean it.
"Someday everything will make perfect sense. So for now, laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, and keep reminding yourself that everything happens for a reason." Even if someday it doesn't make perfect sense, it happened for a reason.