Author Archives: Merlin

Sunday’s Wisdom #317: The Least

“We all take our turn being ‘the least.’ And it doesn’t mean that we have less money or that people need to pity us. It just means that we are all in need of the Savior’s love.” – Lindsey Stirling, … Continue reading

Posted in Muse-ings, Sunday's Wisdom | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sunday’s Wisdom #316: Truce

“The outcome of this war won’t be decided tonight. I don’t think anyone would criticize us for laying down our rifles on Christmas Eve.” – Lieutenant Gordon, Joyeux Noel The Christmas Truce of 1914 is, I think, one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, Sunday's Wisdom | Tagged | Leave a comment

Things I Have Given Thanks For

I shared an invitation on here to Give Thanks. Now, I’d like to just share with you, my wonderful audience, the things that I gave thanks for on Facebook over the course of a week (though my final entry was … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous | Leave a comment

Sunday’s Wisdom #315: What We Need for Christmas

“I don’t need anything more for Christmas than this right here: my family.” – Lou Lou Who, How the Grinch Stole Christmas It might not be Christmas Day just yet, but after a week of giving thanks, and watching this … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, Sunday's Wisdom | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sunday’s Wisdom #314: Humbling Gratitude

“I’m sorry I’ve ever complained. I’ll never complain about my leaky roof again.” – Maya Penelope Hart, Girl Meets World Season 2, Episode 27, “Girl Meets Money” Maya Hart is accustomed to being the poor girl, at least, within the … Continue reading

Posted in Sunday's Wisdom, TV Shows | Tagged | 2 Comments

Give Thanks

I try not to get preachy about my religion here on my blog. That’s partially because I don’t want to be overbearing about it, but also because, in all honesty, I have trouble seeing my blog, and myself, as a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Sunday’s Wisdom #313: Veteran Bond

“Those who have journeyed far to fight in foreign lands know that the soldier’s greatest comfort is to have his friends close at hand. In the heat of battle, it ceases to be an idea for which we fight, or … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, Sunday's Wisdom | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sunday’s Wisdom #312: Living is More Than Survival

“I don’t want to survive! I want to live!” – Captain B. McCrea, WALL-E This is one of my most favorite quotes. Disney’s Wall-E depicts a humanity that would be the envy of many. No one has to work, to … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, Sunday's Wisdom | Tagged | 1 Comment

A Note for My Fellow WordPress Users

Most of my blogs are intended for… well, anyone and everyone in my wide, far-reaching, wonderful audience! 🙂 This one, however, is more of a quick note intended to assist anyone who uses WordPress and wants to create a post … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous | 8 Comments

Sunday’s Wisdom #311: All That Matters

“If nothing we do matters, then all that matters is what we do.” – Angel, Angel Season 2, Episode 16, “Epiphany” Finishing out the Halloween festivities here, this came to my mind while I was discussing last week’s quote. When … Continue reading

Posted in Sunday's Wisdom, TV Shows | Tagged , | Leave a comment