You can't fake it in your own eyes. How is it that ye can attain unto faith, save ye shall have hope? Yet we must move forward with faith and hope. Such do not understand the cleansing power of the Atonement. One is focused on thanking volunteers for giving of their time and talents, while the other is designed to be presented as a speech to volunteer committee members who worked together on a special event or project. Show why it should concern them. ~Robert Brault, Life is never so busy that there is no time to serve.
Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you. Step 1 — Attention Get the attention of your public. They are a vital way to make important points but they risk just becoming more numbers thrown at your audience. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again. Personalise Large numbers are important to prove a point but they can be impersonal. ~Author Unknown Improvement begins with I.
~Robert Ingersoll, inscription to Volume I, Collected Works There are many in the world who are dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love. Our opportunity is not only to move forward with gratitude, faith, and hope; ours is also the opportunity to be carriers of optimism and of faith and to spread the hope of the gospel to others throughout the world. ~Nicholas Berdyaev A bone to the dog is not charity. What great opportunities lie ahead. Monologues work for Jay Leno, but they aren't appropriate in fundraising appeals.
~William James Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. Our hope is based upon truth, knowledge, faith, and revelation given to us by the Holy Ghost. But the functions of intellect are insufficient without courage, love, friendship, compassion and empathy. He explains how the experiences are very humbling, but also very difficult, which creates opportunities for growth and fulfillment. It was the beginning of the end for Thatcher, and is a reminder that speeches can change the course of history. ~Catherine Hall Our prayers for others flow more easily than those for ourselves. I feel so lucky to be paired with Sarrah.
~Samuel Johnson Look around the habitable world: how few Know their own good, or knowing it, pursue. But there is no substitute for competence. I have personally observed many who have emerged from their sorrows and a state of hopelessness as they find and apply the reassuring principles of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Is there one vice you do not possess? Develop some core sound bites that will convey your key message coolly and calmly I write speeches for a number of keynote speakers at fundraising events and charitable functions. Charities rely on empathy to make their mark.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson When you open your heart to giving, angels fly to your door. ~Helen Keller There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self. It comes from your own actions. That is what we can achieve if we put our hearts and minds together and act. Now, as an old man, I realize the only thing I can change is myself, and suddenly I realize that if long ago I had changed myself, I could have made an impact on my family.
But he made his most powerful and, in its way, inspirational speech when he dismissed the 'Rump' Parliament: 'It is high time for me to put an end to your sitting in this place, which you have dishonoured by your contempt of all virtue, and defiled by your practice of every vice. However, our hope can become blurred as we live in troubled times. ~ Sunshine Magazine This is the true joy in life — being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; being a force of nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy. I am the best missionary in the Missionary Training Center. ~Albert Pike Thanks, Carl Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile.
State the importance of your specific angle of approach. ~Edith Wharton, Vesalius in Zante A handful of pine-seed will cover mountains with the green majesty of a forest. Bread for my neighbor is a spiritual one. Hather Blanchard introduces the idea that everyone has something to give in her speech. ~Tom Brokaw Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day. The more authentic and sincere you are, the better your fundraising efforts, inspirational speech, and charity event will be. It is good if one can contribute by paying cash but if an individual is interested, he or she can join such charitable organizations as volunteers thus helping conducting the internal affairs of the organization.
I cannot do everything, but I can do something. ~Edward Everett Hale The willingness to share does not make one charitable; it makes one free. ~George Eliot He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help. It did not keep me alive. After all, that is what Jesus died for. That was its real importance. He and his grandmother were traveling by train to find refuge when the Gestapo boarded and searched the train.