Happy National Puppy Day 2018!
Warm wishes to you and your beloved canine companions!
“My little dog – a heartbeat at my feet.” — Edith Wharton
Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all my friends at Pawz and Pray 💚
“Christ beside me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ within me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me.” — St. Patrick
Sometimes we just need someone to look us in the face and tell us that everything will be okay . . .
“Peace is what I leave with you; it is my own peace that I give you. I do not give it as the world does. Do not be worried and upset; do not be afraid.” —John 14:27
It’s going to be okay, please don’t worry or be afraid. Talk to Jesus. He loves you. His peace is available to you ❤️
If you aren’t in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret. —Jim Carrey
Dogs are some of my favorite teachers, imparting wisdom into my life in ways I never thought possible! One of the most cherished lessons I’ve learned from my dogs is to live in the moment. Dogs are masters of mindfulness. In other words, they are aware of their surroundings and what they are doing moment by moment . . . and I believe that they extract the fullest joy from each moment. I think this is what gives them their seemingly carefree spirit.
What is mindfulness? And what are the benefits? Continue reading “Live in the Moment [Dog Wisdom #1]”
Feeling blue? Be forewarned, when coming into contact with a dog, you might catch some happy hormones!
If you’re feeling sad, there’s probably one thing you’re looking for . . . RELIEF! In other words, you want to be happy again. Happiness can be found in many places, but none more available and sure than in the arms of your dog!
We certainly feel better when surrounded by our canine companions, but what’s actually going on behind the scenes? Continue reading “Happy Hormones [Find Out Why Dogs Make Us Happy]”
Dogs will love you no matter what; therefore, they channel that eternal and undying love of Christ. ~unknown
The need to be loved is universal! But not just any love . . .
A love that is unfailing, and unconditional,
a love with no strings attached.
In a world filled with broken relationships, this type of love may seem like an unrealistic expectations. And yet for me and many dog owners around the world, experiencing unconditional love is a daily reality, thanks to our dogs. Continue reading “A Christmas Message Learned from my Dog “