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A Gratitude Exercise: Count Every Blessing
By June Soyka Cook
"From Cicero to Buddha, many philosophers and spiritual teachers have celebrated gratitude. The world's major religions, including Christianity, Judaism, Islam and Hindu, prize gratitude as a morally beneficial emotional state that encourages reciprocal kindness. Pastors, priests, parents and grandparents have long extolled the virtues of gratitude, but until recently, scholars have largely ignored it as a subject of scientific inquiry." ~
ACF Newsource Article on Gratitude Theory
A recent scientific study indicates that gratitude plays a role in our sense of well-being. Some refer to this as the gratitude theory. Do you need a lift? Try this fun, feel good gratitude exercise. See if this list of favorite things lifts your spirits (this list was sent to us by one of you). Really think, feel, and recall each experience, one at a time, before moving on to the next one.
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Friends are quiet angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
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