Posts Tagged ‘earth angel’

The Tenderness of the Best Hearts

July 18, 2011

Your life as an earth angel will begin when you learn how to think with your heart as well as your mind.

The prudence of the best heads is often defeated by the tenderness of the best hearts.
Henry Fielding



Of course, no matter how kind you are, others may be having a bad day. Or a bad life. Let their rudeness serve as (more…)

Heroic Stories of Earth Angels

October 11, 2008

Here is a wonderful story from HeroicStories, a free e-letter filled with wonderful accounts of human kindness. 

 

LEARNING TO RECEIVE
by Susan Saunders
Victoria, Australia

earth-angel-josephine-wallWith two children in elementary school and one toddler in diapers, mornings were busy. One morning in 1987 all was well as I headed out, carrying my baby, diaper bag and purse. Just as I stepped through the front door, the baby vomited on us both.

Throwing down diaper bag and purse, I bathed us and changed our clothing. I snagged the diaper bag, ran out, buckled all three children and drove away. And we arrived as the first warning bell sounded!

Then my car died. A janitor heard me trying to restart it and came to assist. We couldn’t start it, so this gentleman helped PUSH my car a mile to a garage.

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