Georgia wears a bracelet that has never left her wrist. Inside are the words that inspire her life of giving to others. No one knows how old the bracelet is, but Georgia’s response is, “Just know that it comes from the beginning.”





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  1. Dec 9, 2011

    I love this value of generosity. However, it is so much easier to teach than live! I teach my kids all the time to “give or share generously and give the best of what they have.” How often am I guilty of not following through on that myself? Sometimes our children turn into our best teachers…

    • Dec 9, 2011

      We ALL can do a better job, especially if we measure ourselves against a weekly or monthly “giving” goal, or participate with others in Giving Circle.

      Don’t forget the saying, “The child is the father of the man.” If you children are “teaching you,” give yourself credit. Also, note the value at the end of the “B” chapter, “…so you can build something beautiful that will outlast you.” It sound like you are doing exactly that!

      Thanks for your comment –

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