Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

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Today we honor a man who made a difference.

A man of influence and leadership and passion.

A man most notable for being a change agent.

A thinking man.

A man who counted the cost and was willing to pay the price for equality between the races.

Martin Luther King, Jr., a man who loved God, who sought to live a Christlike life, and follow God’s will and calling on his life, no matter what.

And it’s for that I honor him today.

 

MLK quote

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The Lord God has told us
what is right
    and what he demands:
“See that justice is done,
let mercy be your first concern,
    and humbly obey your God.”

Micah 6:8 CEV

 

Regardless of philosophies or politics… we can choose to be reminded of what really makes a difference.

It usually comes down to what we do… or don’t do. 

I needed that reminder today… you too?

 

Thank you for stopping by today.
I appreciate you and your sweet comments make my day.

Be extraordinary!
Diane

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Comments

  1. That is wonderful! I love this post!

  2. Sylvia Marie says:

    Love so many wonderful ideas.
    Thanks for your dedication to inspire us ! 🙂

  3. It comes down to what we do….or don’t do.
    How great is that simple truth….

  4. I love this what a great printout and perfect for this week! Thanks for sharing!

  5. bobbi duncan says:

    A long time ago, I read a line somewhere that so moved me (one of those quotes I love to instill in my children): “All it takes for hate to prevail in this world is for one good man to do ABSOLUTELY NOTHING”. We all CAN make a difference.

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