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My first impression was my first mistake!

I might have been wrong about you?   Have you ever had a first impression that ended up being wrong? You met somebody and at first, you just couldn’t stand them. Then before you know it, you had to humbly admit, “I might’ve been wrong about you?” That happened to me and that person was […]

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What is God’s agenda for my life?

What’s God’s agenda for my life? What’s my agenda for God? There’s lots of different ways to say it, or to ask it, but if we’re honest most of us aren’t really sure what to do with God. We really struggle to trust him. When it comes to God we have lots of questions.   […]

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A Vacation From My Problems

Have you ever said to yourself, “I need a vacation from my problems!”?   A few years ago I found myself in a pretty dark place. I was unhappy in my career and I wasn’t very happy with myself. In an effort to deal with the problems in my life, I decided to take, “a […]

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What is God’s will for my life?

  16 Always be joyful. 17 Never stop praying. 18 Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus.” 1 Thess. 5:16-18 NLT     The journey towards joy begins with GRATITUDE! The journey towards contentment begins with GRATITUDE! The journey towards generosity begins with GRATITUDE!   Please sign up for my […]

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3 promises that create courage

  Fear is an emotion that assumes we are alone. All too often we believe that assumption. When we believe that bad news, we find ourselves drowning in fear. I believe you long to live a courageous life. How do you live with strength and courage in the midst of such uncertain times as ours? […]

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I do not trust the Government!

  I do trust in the LORD and I believe in people! Tuesday morning November 8th we will elect the next President of the United States of America.   Wednesday morning no matter how you voted today, half of us will be disappointed at the least and hopeless at most. Here is my question.  As […]

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Don’t Ever Give Up!

Finish a Marathon?   We all are facing a challenge in life that seems insurmountable. There are proverbial marathons all around us. Do we have what it takes to finish?   “Begin with the end in mind.” Stephen Covey   Whatever “marathon” challenge you are facing might seem impossible. I believe you can “finish the […]

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You are the meanest person YOU know!

  Who is the meanest person you know?   This thought might surprise you, but I bet YOU are the meanest person you know! When it comes to offering ourselves grace and compassion we really struggle. In this week’s post, I discuss how important it is for us to learn to practice “self-compassion”.   Here […]