Ownership. Accountability. not Blame. not Excuses. You get to choose what you are going to do. You have control of the actions you take and the decisions you make. Leave the past in the past. This morning a post I … Continue reading It’s not your parent’s fault and it’s not your kid’s fault.
Consider all the people who appear to be successful based on many popular definitions… rich, famous, popular, … Consider how many of them we see fall or get tripped up in that success. Success isn’t the top, it is part of the journey and once you get to it, the foundation you have built gets tested. Consider those who become famous and how their marriages end up. Consider those who become rich and how their marriages end up. Consider those who become popular and how their marriages end up. Be it marriage, be it drugs, be it alcohol, be it … Continue reading The biggest challenge in life is success and prosperity.
You know where you are now and you have hopes and dreams for the future. Don’t allow fear to keep you from the greater things that God has planned for you. Don’t allow the fears and the cares of this world paralyze you from realizing the incredible things that are yet to come. Forgiveness is a powerful experience. I remember shortly after having been freed from a period of bitterness and frustration having a conversation with God and He asked me if I had asked for forgiveness around a situation many years earlier. I hadn’t because I didn’t think the … Continue reading Greater things are yet to come.
Get to a crossroad and having a life changing moment? [Leave country or leave company] Get an ultimatum, you will be [_______] or you will be nothing, you pick? [President of a homeowners association] To forgive or allow bitterness to control the situation? [Power of forgiveness to produce freedom] Get a message and then changing the next step of your career? [Get out of the boat] Or how about some examples from God’s Word that are called out in today’s devotional from TGIF: Moses and the burning bush – Exodus 3:1-15 Joshua parting the Jordan as he was about to … Continue reading Have you had a life changing moment yet?
Is it the past? Is it the future? Is it a need? Is it a desire? Is it a purpose? Is it a plan? Is it a crisis? Is it faith? Is it fear? Is it trust? Is it doubt? Why do you do what you do? What makes you want to? What holds you back? What makes you stop when you feel you should start? Do you have someone you turn to? Do you have someone you trust? There is something inside us that prompts us to step up or to step out. There is a check inside of … Continue reading What motivates you?
I’ve heard it put in many ways and God’s grace in our lives makes it all possible. Our lives are a louder sermon than anything we can say.— Joyce Meyer 28And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. – Romans 8:28 1To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven – Ecclesiastes 3:1 Wondering if you have purpose or what your purpose is? Don’t worry for you were create for a purpose. A good book that … Continue reading Can you imagine that you have a purpose and it will impact generations for God?
When I think back to what I thought I might be or might do I reflect on personality tests they did back in grade 7 or 8 where it pointed to working in a field where I would help and interact with people – suggestions came out as the medical field, the education field, and others. When I think back to things I thought I might do or I might be I reflect on hearing from my parents about being a garbage man, or when I was getting ready to graduate going into pharmacy, or when I was in university … Continue reading How would things be different if our plans weren’t God’s plans?