Eight Gifts That Do Not Cost A Cent:
1. THE GIFT OF A CHEERFUL DISPOSITION:
The easiest way to feel good is to extend a kind cheery word to someone.
It's really not so hard to say, "Hello" or "Thank you."
2. THE GIFT OF A COMPLIMENT:
You can really brighten someone's day with a simple and sincere,
"You look great in red," "That was a terrific dinner," or "You did a super job."
3. THE GIFT OF LISTENING:
To be a good listener you must REALLY listen.
Let the other person speak with no interrupting, no daydreaming,
no planning your response...just listening!
4. THE GIFT OF AFFECTION:
Be generous with APPROPRIATE hugs, kisses, pats on the back, and handholds.
Let these small actions demonstrate the love you have for family and friends.
5. THE GIFT OF LAUGHTER:
Share your laughter and humor by clipping cartoons, jokes, articles and funny stories.
Your gift will say, "I love to laugh with you!"
6. THE GIFT OF A WRITTEN NOTE:
You can send someone a simple note that says, "Thanks for the help,"
or a poem, story, or any kind of upbeat message.
The most brief, handwritten note can be remembered for a lifetime,
and even change a life, you just never know.
7. THE GIFT OF A FAVOR:
Every day, go out of your way to do something kind for someone else.
There are plenty of opportunities for you to do something nice for a friend,
relative, or co-worker on a daily basis.
Show the love of Christ with your acts of kindness to others.
Let them see Jesus in you.
8. THE GIFT OF SOLITUDE:
There a times when we all want nothing better than to be left alone.
Be sensitive to those times and give the gift of solitude to others.