I don’t often do this. While I’m always honest in sharing my heart here, I don’t always give all the details of my life. Usually, it doesn’t serve a purpose to talk about me apart from what I’m learning that may be helpful to others. But this post is different. On occasion I read back … More So What About the Goals I Set?
We’re well into the new year and everywhere we hear about people failing in their resolutions. How discouraging is that? It’s as if we expect to dive in for a few weeks and then abandon our resolve until next year. Setting ourselves up mentally for failure doesn’t seem like the best way to tackle the … More What Are Your Next Steps?
Today I share the words of a young scholar. He wouldn’t call himself an author even though I am featuring him as such. As a matter of fact, English is his least favorite subject. He didn’t write the following for me, he wrote it to encourage a couple of friends. But when numerous people read … More Is It Worth It?
Resolutions. Hard work. Expectations. Failure. Sometimes we feel like we have to work so hard to make life work or to be who we think others or even God requires us to be. But it’s actually simple. God’s done everything for us already. Psalm 104 & 105 reminds us that he set boundaries for waves, … More 10 Ways to Take Our Life into the New Year
Since we’re all about taking life forward, we’re ready to embrace the New Year, right? I’ve posted mostly about our emotional and spiritual well-being, but something I read recently grabbed my attention, and I wanted to share it. The article was in AARP magazine. I know, the magazine for old folks. Don’t freak out. The … More Let the New Year Begin!