This week I’d just like to share with you a short inspirational story of a FROG.
A frog was hopping around a farmyard, when it decided to investigate the barn. Being somewhat careless, and maybe a little too curious, he ended up falling into a pail half-filled with fresh milk. As he swam about attempting to reach the top of the pail, he found that the sides of the pail were too high and steep to reach.
He tried to stretch his back legs to push off the bottom of the pail but found it too deep.But this frog was determined not to give up, and he continued to struggle.He kicked and squirmed and kicked and squirmed, until at last, all his churning about in the milk had turned the milk into a big hunk of butter.The butter was now solid enough for him to climb onto and get out of the pail!
Each one can learn a life changing lesson from this simple story and that is no matter how impossible the situation before us may seem, we just gotta keep trying and never give up for sooner or later, often when we least expect it, the answer will come.
Nugget of Life: “Success is not final, failure is not fatal.It is the courage to continue that counts.”- Winston Churchill
Also taking this opportunity to thank Joyce DeVivre who has graciously nominated me for the Liebster Award. Joyce is a wonderful woman of God who continues to touch many of our lives with the light of the Word and the love of God. Keep up the great work Joyce!;)
Liebster is an award given to blogs that have less than 200 followers and deserve more recognition and encouragement. Here are some guidelines in giving or receiving the Award:
1. Thank your Liebster Blog Award presenter on your blog.
2. Link back to the blogger who awarded you.
3. Copy & Paste the award to your blog.
4. Nominate 5 blogs to receive the award.
5. Inform them of their nomination by leaving a comment on their blog.
Though there are many names that could’ve been suggested. In no particular order of preference, I present to you the 5 bloggers (though I’m not sure if all of them have less than 200 followers ) who I believe deserve this recognition:
1)EBONY never fails to amaze us with her innovative ideas & creativity.Her writing is practical and yet profound. http://allthingsebonybrown.com/
2)ASHLEY’S blog title says it all: She is Real, she is happy : http://berealbehappy.wordpress.com .
3)PAM has an artistic eye for the most awesome pics. Variety is guaranteed but we can never guess what she will be clicking next! http://roseribbonblog.wordpress.com/
4)HANNA is a writer with a great sense of humor and has wonderful practical tips for living life to the fullest. http://goss-coaching.com/blog/
5)FI ,an amazing mum who shares with us the story of her Wonderfully Wired family. She is an inspiration to parents everywhere. http://wonderfullywired.wordpress.com/
Do be sure check out these amazing blogs.
Have a wonderful week!
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