To yourself: The gifts of daily self-examination, self-discipline, self-respect,
originality, balance diet, regular exercise, and regular mental and spiritual
To your brothers and sisters: The gifts of love, help, understanding and emotional
To your spouse: The gifts of appreciation, support, affection, faithfulness, love,
patience, understanding, and time.
To your children: The gifts of education, shelter, guidance, love, understanding,
patience, sympathy, time, and good example.
To your parent: The gifts of thoughtfulness, love, appreciation, and thankful
To your helpers: The gifts of kindness, appreciation, motivation, and reward.
To your friends: The gifts of encouragement, communication, help, and your
presence in time of storm.
To the strangers: The gifts of smile, open-mindedness, kind - words, and deeds.
To your colleagues: The gifts of sense of humor, open-mindedness, tactfulness,
encouragement, sincerity, cooperation, and support.
To your boss: The gifts of humbleness, humility, loyalty, honesty, respect,
quality service and creativeness.
To the broken-hearted: The gifts of undivided attention, emotional support and
To the lonely ones: The gifts of helping hands and loving heart.
To your enemies: The gifts of forgiveness, humility, reconciliation, service, and
To the prisoners: The gifts of clothes, foods, medicines, and evangelization.
To your country: The gifts of loyalty, support, compliance to the laws of the
land, and submission to the authority.
To the Almighty God: The gifts of daily communication, appreciation, diligent
application on His wise counsels and finally, the gifts of sharing His words to
all nations of the world.
Apply and give these gifts to yourself and to somebody else, so you can make this
world a little better and peaceful place to live!
Wish you many blessings to come and God bless!
By Moises P. Reconalla