I asked God to take away my habit.
       God said, No.
       It is not for me to take away, but for you to give it up.
       I asked God to make my handicapped child whole.
       god said, No.
       His spirit is whole, his body is only temporary
       I asked God to grant me patience.
       God said, No.
       Patience is a byproduct of tribulations;
       it isn't granted, it is learned.
       I asked God to give me happiness.
       God said, No.
       I give you blessings; Happiness is up to you.

       I asked God to spare me pain.
       God said, No.     
       Suffering draws you apart from worldly cares and brings you            closer to me.

       I asked God to make my spirit grow.
       God said, No.
       You must grow on your own! , but I will prune you to make you

       I asked God for all things that I might  enjoy life.
       God said, No.
       I will give you life, so that you may enjoy all things.

       I ask God to help me LOVE others, as much as He loves me.
       God said...Ahhhh, finally you have the idea.

       If you love God, send this to ten people and
       back to the person that sent it.


       May God Bless You,
       "To the world you might be one person, but  to one
       person you just might be the world"