Be your own shine.

Originally posted on A Thousand Shades of Awesomeness:
Some days you will have to create your own sunshine. Push yourself cause no one will do it for you Comparison is the thief of joy So don’t try to compare your story to others. In the world filled with billions of people all over You were…

We’re all (not) fine

Originally posted on This Season….:
There’s a word we use over and over. Fine. How are you? Fine. I’m sorry I did that to you. It’s fine. Are you ok? I’m fine. Sometimes I don’t think we’re even aware we’re doing it. I got caught saying “fine” a lot the last several days. Yesterday, one…

Hope for today: work for the good of all

Originally posted on Beholding Him Ministries:
Let us not get tired of doing good, for we will reap at the proper time if we don’t give up.  Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us work for the good of all, especially for those who belong to the household of faith. Galatians 6:9-10 Salvation ?

As the deer panteth

Originally posted on Hidden Treasures:
Psalm 42 begins with the words, “As the deer panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God“. This Sunday at Church, as we sang the familiar song “As the deer panteth for the waters, so my soul longeth after thee, you alone are my heart’s…

Whoever said leadership was a piece of cake?

Originally posted on A Thousand Shades of Awesomeness:
Everything rises and falls on leadership, says John Maxwell, who is considered to be one of the 21st-century leadership gurus. No matter the status,  a fortune 500 CEO, entrepreneur, stay-at-home mum/dad, whoever and whatever you do, you are in a leadership position because you find one or…

Phase.

Originally posted on A Thousand Shades of Awesomeness:
Face everywhere all over  Each one of us in different phases On various stages In specific places In space and outer space My phase is not like yours Filled with thrills and chills Heartaches, headaches and so much more A moment in time for gratitude And all…

The value of meditation.

Originally posted on A Thousand Shades of Awesomeness:
Meditation isn’t just a mystical, metaphysical or new age thing. It is coming to stillness in the mind and body. It’s being still to know the Holy Spirit’s presence-To simply be with God. It isn’t so much of what the church encourages today-I wonder why. Looking back…

Tell It As It Is.

Originally posted on A Thousand Shades of Awesomeness:
Over the weekend there was a discussion that came up from the online University that I enrolled in #Purpose University. The discussion stemmed out of the podcast from the director of the school. It was centered on telling one’s story as one of the ways of walking in…