Gifts of Character – Respect

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Respect. Respect is about honoring individuals by dignifying their right to live their life with a sense of purpose. Respectful actions extend beyond people if we are to be at peace with life. The earth, plants, and animals all deserve to live the use of their…

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Gifts of Character – Respect

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Respect. The look of respect may not be the same in all cultures or even in all families. However, it always begins with honoring the value of each other. When we are sensitive to the dignity, each person deserves it is easy for us to…

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Gifts of Character – Respect

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Respect. Respect is about honoring ourselves and others for the right of each to be unique. We value all humans for their worth without an attempt to make everyone just like us. We give dignity to each person in the world, honoring the sacredness of…

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Gifts of Character – Respect

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Respect. Respect is about caring for each other, recognizing each person’s dignity and that they matter. We honor them for their gifts of character, their experience, and ideas, by the way, we listen and speak with courtesy. When we treat others with dignity, we raise…

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Gifts of Character – Respect

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Respect. Respect is about seeing others as valuable and sacred to the Universe. We are sensitive to honoring each other with the dignity of life. Respect is equally important to show to ourselves, the earth, and all living things. Our respect for our life and…

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Gifts of Character – Respect

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Respect. Respect is an attitude of honoring everything that surrounds us. Respect people by the choice of words and tone of voice. Respect the earth by reducing our footprint. Respect for animals by caring for them and their environment. Respect our family creates peaceful relationships.…

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Gifts of Character – Respect

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Respect. Respect is about treating others as if they are valued. We do this with our voice and actions. When we are respectful of each other we raise the level of trust and peacefulness in our relationships. When we treat our environment with respect we…

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Gifts of Character – Fairness

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Fairness. Fairness is about doing what is right for everyone, not seeking to take advantage of others. With integrity, we find ways for each party to get what they need and deserve. In fairness, we listen to the views of others with openness and respect willing…

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Gifts of Character – Reverence

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Reverence. Reverence is about awareness of the presence of the Universe in our lives. We recognize the love we have received, see all life as precious and open ourselves to experience love, respect and awe for life and the creations of the world. All of this…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peacefulness comes from a heart that can trust and not need to control everyone and everything. A peaceful heart sees others without prejudice or judgment. We look inside ourselves and find stillness in our mind so we can love more fully by having respect and…

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