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10 Simple Actions That Will Brighten Your World

Matthew 5:16 says:
In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.


We are called to light up the world. Our actions every day ought to brighten the world around us. If you're having a hard time deciding how you can brighten your world, try one of these suggestions:
  1. For no reason, order a box of chocolates for someone
  2. Double the tip for your wait-person next time you eat out
  3. Send a hand-written note to a friend who is having a hard time
  4. Pay for someone else’s gas after you pump your own
  5. Write a poem for your spouse or children
  6. Make a list for your boss of “Top Ten Things I Appreciate About You"
  7. Order pizza for your co-workers
  8. Shovel your neighbor’s driveway
  9. Buy lunch for the person ahead of you in line at your favorite fast-food place
  10. Compliment 10 people on their appearance every day for a week

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