Hello There, Guest! Login Register
Index    |     Search    |     Members    |     Help

Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
two boxes and circle of friends
#1
have in my hands two boxes,
Which God gave me to hold.
He said, 'Put all your sorrows in the black box,
And all your joys in the gold.'

I heeded His words, and in the two boxes,
Both my joys and sorrows I stored,
But though the gold became heavier each day,
The black was as light as before.

With curiosity, I opened the black,
I wanted to find out why,
And I saw, in the base of the box, a hole,
Which my sorrows had fallen out by.

I showed the hole to God, and mused,
'I wonder where my sorrows could be!'
He smiled a gentle smile and said,
'My child, they're all here with me..'

I asked God, why He gave me the boxes,
Why the gold and the black with the hole?
'My child, the gold is for you to count your blessings,
The black is for you to let go.'

We should consider all of our friends a blessing.
Send this to a friend today just to let them know you
are thinking of them and that they are a joy in your life.
A ball is a circle, no beginning, no end.
It keeps us together like our Circle of Friends.
But the treasure inside for you to see,
Is the treasure of friendship you've granted to me.

Today I pass the friendship ball to you.
Pass it on to someone who is a friend to you...
 
Reply
#2
Crabby, thank you so much for sharing this with us. I really needed this right now and I have a family member who can also appreciate it.
 
Reply
#3
Crabby that was wonderful.......
GOD BLESS OUR COUNTRY AND OUR PRESIDENT!
 
Reply
#4
That is really good, Crabby! Smile
Nothing changes when nothing changes
 
Reply
  


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Facebook friends Bummer Knees 22 10,466 03-14-2012, 09:03 AM
Last Post: AQA
  Friends Cervical_Fusion 13 8,976 08-18-2011, 03:42 PM
Last Post: red1030
  Could use some advise from my friends halftrak 12 6,723 12-16-2009, 02:53 PM
Last Post: Tuffy
  gift boxes mpenny 7 6,349 11-04-2009, 10:44 AM
Last Post: buildergirl1973
  Long Lost friends Im back !!! tweety00 21 12,490 09-24-2009, 11:12 AM
Last Post: capricorn
  I finally solved the Crop Circle phenomenon and may win a Nobel Prize!! Wink 3 3,311 08-26-2009, 08:30 AM
Last Post: MJC
  for my friends jayne 2 2,785 07-30-2009, 12:53 PM
Last Post: Still in Limbo
  for my forum friends jayne 4 3,935 01-27-2009, 11:43 AM
Last Post: jayne
  for my friends jayne 8 5,342 11-18-2008, 07:58 PM
Last Post: backache
Toungue circle flies hurt at work 1 2,176 10-10-2008, 12:15 PM
Last Post: jayne

Forum Jump:


Browsing: 1 Guest(s)