Stick And Stones And Kind Words

On the one hand a childhood saying “Sticks and bones may hurt my bones, but words will never hurt me” spouts a lie. A wise person from the past wrote (Proverbs 12:25 NIV) “a kind word cheers a person up.” Kinds words uttered softly and liltingly can unlock closed minds and soften hard hearts. In …

Tell Me A Story

Stories engage, attract, teach, and connect. What is your favorite story and/or storyteller? I would love to hear them — send them to phillipfkapela@outlook.com , subject line: favorite story. My last two blogs shared memories, embarrassing moments with the intention to teach. This comes naturally to me because my dad was a story teller. As …