Cumberland Times-News

Opinion

December 18, 2012

Try something a little different to celebrate the holidays: Love

Let’s practice unconditional love this holiday season.

Don’t worry about someone’s beliefs being different — send them Christ’s love.

Don’t worry about what book they follow or don’t follow — send them Christ love.

Don’t worry about someone celebrating the birthday of Jesus, the Winter Solstice, or whatever they celebrate — send them unconditional love.

Let’s surround the world with respect, loving light, and consideration.

Many blessings to everyone.

Ruth Clark

Short Gap, W.Va.

 

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