It is exactly one week to go before Christmas Day. The coming week is busy for everyone. There is a good busy and an exhausting busy. I hope your busy this coming week is good. I hope the coming week is a week of blessings for you. I hope you can enjoy beautiful connections with your family and friends. Whatever your plans are remember the beautiful message of Christmas, that God is with you, that God loves you and that you are precious and special.
On This Day
On December 18th 1865 Slavery was abolished in the United States
On December 18th 2019 Presidenr Donald Trump became the third U.S. president to be impeached.
Saint For Today
Today December 18th is Saint Rufus
Significance Of Today
December 18th is World Migration Day. Migration has been a courageous expression of the individual’s will to overcome adversity and to live a better life. Today, globalization has greatly increased the number of people who have the desire and the capacity to move to other places. But migrants face difficulites and challenges and in particular employers taking advantage of migrants and paying them poor wages. It is important that migrants are treated fairly and with respect.
Interesting Quote For Today
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.” ~Steve Jobs
Did You Know
Did you know that the earliest human migrations are estimated to have taken place around 1.8 million years ago. This was when Homo Erectus began to migrate out of Africa and into Eurasia.