Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is about fairness and truth. We look for the fact and do not rely on just the judgments or opinions of others. We stand up for those who may be unable to defend themselves when they are on the side of truth. Justice requires…

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Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is about not giving in to the beliefs others hold without looking for the truth ourselves. Our goal is to be fair. The choices we make are based on what is best for ourselves and others, equally. We stand up for what is…

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Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is about looking for truth and being fair is all that we do. It takes courage to stand up for fairness, especially when the rights of others may be stomped on by bigger or stronger individuals. While staying true in our integrity, we…

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Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is not engaging in prejudice or backbiting. It is giving opportunities to all, meeting them where they are, without trying to make them fit into our personal culture or our dominant culture. When someone is hurting or suffering, we stop for them and…

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Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is about fairness, giving and receiving what we and others deserve and need. Justice is about doing what is right for everyone involved with complete honesty in our perception of the individuals or groups involved. We do not rely on the judgment of…

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Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is about looking for the truth and being fair in all we do. Justice has the courage to protect the rights of others even if we have to do it alone. When we make a mistake we admit, apologize and fix it. Justice…

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Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is about fairness – giving and receiving what is needed and deserved. Standing for justice takes courage. Justice does not accept those that bully, cheats or lies. Justice protects the rights of others and themselves. Today as I reflect on the virtue of…

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Gifts of Character – Justice

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Justice. Justice is about being fair in everything that you do. It is about seeing with your own eyes, listening with your own ears and thinking with your own brain. Justice is standing up and protecting both your own and the rights of others. The…

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Gifts of Character – Mindfulness

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Mindfulness. Mindfulness is about slowing down, waking up and fully experiences our senses. We witness the beauty around us. We bring awareness to our emotions without attaching beliefs to them. We recognize anger when it shows up and care for it until it turns into justice.…

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Gifts of Character – Mercy

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Mercy. Mercy is about going beyond what is justice or need and gives more compassion and forgiveness. When another person makes a mistake or offends us in some manner, we are humble enough to remember that we have done the same and received a second chance.…

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