Robert Kenneth Jones Weekly Journal

Bob Jones is an innovator in the treatment of addiction and childhood abuse. His writing is an invitation to walk in gratitude. We hope you will join us each Sunday morning and Wednesday afternoon.

Dance of the Ninth Day

"In the cold you wrap me.  In my uncertainty you listen. In all my joys you celebrate.  At every turn you meet me with competence and grace.  What a fine dance we have together." ~ Mary Anne Radmacher I once had this epiphany and scribbled down the words that came to...

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Gifts of The Wonderful

“The main trouble is there are too many people who don't know where they're going and they want to get there too fast!” ~ Sylvester (The Bishop’s Wife, 1947) I’m waiting for The Wonderful.  It’s coming as sure as there will be white Christmases, holiday decorations,...

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The Wonder of Hope

“Hope is patience with the lamp lit.” ~ Tertullian This wonderful season presents itself just at the time of the year when daylight is quickly diminishing.  We begin bringing out the candles.  I am reminded of the Jewish prayer of Hanukkah which begins, “We light...

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All Stirred Up

“You haven't learned life's lesson very well if you haven't noticed that you can decide the reaction you want of people in advance. It's unbelievably simple. If you want them to smile, smile first. If you want them to take an interest in you, take an interest in them...

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With Gold Dust at My Feet

“Grab your coat, and get your hat, leave your worry on the doorstep.  Just direct your feet, to the sunny side of the street.” ~ Dorothy Fields The lyrics from ‘On the Sunny Side of the Street’ were composed by Jimmy McHugh with lyrics by Dorothy Fields in 1930 as the...

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