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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 6, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Page 10A Herald-Ze/funy New Braunfels Texas Sunday December 6, 1987 Retirement Apartments 620-6701 Featuring •Efficiency. I beni roo in and 2 1 cdroom apartments t<»be It •Fully equipped kitchens including microwave ovens •Washer and dryer in each apartment •Kmergency call system linked to Kirkwood Manor •( overed parking and outside storage •Meals available from Kirkwood Manor •Housekeeping service Name Address City State    Zip Phone Interested in efficiency    I Bedroom Kirkwood Manor    ~ bedioom Mail to 2f)9(i lxx>p 337 \ New Braunfels.Tx 78130 API'S Usa Hurtle! Scheduled Completion Spring 88 FRUSTRATION AND FEAR In today s world frustration and fear f ague »ur life as never before Don t despair there is an answer1 ( oine and experience GODS A JVS WI H'f You are invited to worship and fellowship the Presbyterian Church in Amen a Sunday nights. 7 p.m. The Community Room Laurel Plaza Apts. 300 Laurel Lane Emotions A wonderful life By John I Walker M D The misty cold weather we had tor Thanksgiving made the day especial Iv fine for fireplace arui family Vtter the turkey was carved and prayers were said. I announced to my wife s sister and her family who had joined us that all would take turns giving thanks for those things we most ap predated We would make the circuit around the table three times telling what we were thankful for no one could repeat what anyone else had said It sounds smaultsy but it worked We all felt closer and better undei stood I was pleased that we were all grateful for meaningful things No one gave thanks for their cosmetics cash or cars I also discovered that my brother in law could speak eloquently and lengthily on the value of love and family No wander my children give me grief over my discourses and harangues Me had some good points though and I kept g<xxl notes I’m always looking for fresh materials After dinner my brother in law tired by his speech making slept while the rest of us teamed up to play dictionary ours was a typical Thanksgiving duplicated bv thousands of other families but nonetheless deeply meaningful and richly satisfying Later atter the dishes were washed and the relatives waved happily home my daughter and I had a magical time together that because of its simplicity will always Im* remembered I put a couple of logs on the fire My arm around my daughter we sat silently together gazing into the fire for many minutes I thought of next year when she would tx- off to college and reflected on how special she had always been and how much I loved her Always a deep thinker mature and undcrstan ding, she is much more advanced that I at 17 I thought of all my years wasted and thrown away on things superfluous and that only just recent ly, despite years of training oduca Hon and experience had I begun to realize what makes life significant We can find meaning only by cultivating love wisdom, peace of mind, faith and joy \rmed xx it ti those virtues life t*ecoines simpler and those things that used to matter greatly are no lunger troublesome The task now becomes to refine these virtues and through example teal h them toothers b rank Kapra s lt*46 movie * lt s a Wonderful Lite, starring Jimmy Stewart illustrates how one mans simple acts of kindness can infuence the entire community (in the verge of suicide the protagonist is sfMmn by his guardian angel what the world would have t**en like if he bari not bv cd He learns that each of our its touch others who in turn influence others because of us Because a* have lived die world i'- different How can we tJerome more loving lo love requires that wt give up Mt*lf centeredness This task is a constant struggle Television ads most movies, newspapers and magazine emphasize self absorption It > necessary of course to love ourselves as a child of < »od and to let our good works shine for the benefit of others To be only concerned about our individual desires is detrimental to our emotional and spiritual growth however lf we live with love the world will t»e much more lov ing Us ause our loving acts of kindness influence many others to act with love We must aim to live our lives so that others will tx* happy to see us We ought to try to live st) that when we walk into ,i room the people in it brighten to M-t- us Wisdom comes (rom experience and education to those who listen and read With wisdom we find every failure every disappointment every conflict brings benefit and opportuni tv for growth and improvement W« learn from our mistakes and our sue cesses Peace of mind comes when we undetstand thai as King Arthur sa; v in (.Harlot we are just a tiny drop in the great blue wean -ii Or* sunlit sea but some of the drops >|i* sparkle We gain peace of mind when we know God s purpose for u-That purpose will make <*ur insignia cant existence stgnifkant and we will sparkle w uh enthusiasm and energy Faith means that we never have t*. worry There is a good plan for all of us («ori will direct us to that correct path if we pray and lake time to listen really listen Joy lollies (rom becoming more « hildlike To tx? joy tut mean^ that .ie must drop the facade stop Unrig pretentious stop trying to jo t as ll Alan* what we are not and have fun tiling alive This holiday season we must take tune to reflec t on the true values of life In our frantic rush of parties and gift buying let s take time for love wisdom I lea ce of mind faith and joy Dr WaIker is dins for tot Hit! Country in san \ntonio and hits a pm ate practice in New Hr.i un leis MILTON W. PHAIR D D S. announces the relocation Dental oil ice to 833 LAN DA STREET Office Hours by Appt 625-9711Austin youth group's Christmas tree taken Vt sFIN U* < ifficials *»! an XiWin youth sports association an trying to figure out who stop-inn Christmas tnt - thrv planned to '♦•ti It s really sad to think that so no-one would take Christmas trees from a non profit organza lion said Jim Dyer co chairman of the XX est Xustin youth \sstM lation s fundraising et tori I? s like Scrooge -bowed up pix .«SM* tattoo bad 1 spfave * the trees tm a lot in XX* st Xusfm Xii h foot fen* • surrounds the Itll Dyer said the tbett occurred late Fhursdav or early Friday I was jogging bv and I no!Red thai the U*t s tights were turned off The thieves < ame in anti tunas i I tx* lights off and h»*k the trees he said JAKS 2 Ltr. Pepsi Classic Coke Dr. Pepper Singles Saagr amt Wine Cooler s Milwaukee's Bes! Lone Star JUUL Fountain Drink 51.29 SI.59 39 S3.39 53.29 sr/ < / ST.59 \l r a •    ,    ►    *    ;    *    Ri Th* Batt liver I Gin ar dt in loon Lone Stir    rrr--ld Moister Bru i Jaks Mug 99 loop 337 25€ 50‘ 620 *626Christmas shopping the counfry wayMake the holidays brighter, make a tax-deductible contribution to the Heraid-Zeitung Cheer Fund to provide 200 families with Christmas dinnerRene Gutierrez of Mariachi Cardenas above Boo Dale of Cibolo, center and Alicia Gibson right loin the Fourth Annual Gruene Country Christmas Celebration Gibson is a volunteer at the Comal County Mental Health Mental Retardation Center She and client Susan Holmes paint T-shirts to be sold at Gruene The Christmas celebration has t lenty to o*ter even the nastiest Scrooge from arts and c rafts displays and demonstrabons to entertainment and activities Gifts available ^ je Tetas wines and food baskets hand thrown potters ju *< wreaths jewelry an,j many other han t ma ie '♦* ’ • DR. ROY H HICKS Will be Ministering Wednesday, Dec. 9th 7:00 p.m. Tree of Life Fellowship Dr Hicks is the retired General Supervisor of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel He has traveled extensively throughout the world and is a noted author, having w ritten ten books, all available through Harrison House in Tulsa, Okla. Tree of Life Fellowship is located at 652 U>op 337 North ;