"I am not this hair. I am not this skin. I am the soul that lives within." - RumiThis post is dedicated to April Langston... my friend and sister - my role model for Living Love Today, especially when the road is difficult. My Dearest Children, Everyone wants to feel valued, appreciated, and comfortable within… Continue reading Your Value Comes From Within
My Dearest Daughters, Focus is our most valuable resource because it controls all our other resources, such as time, energy, and money. All of these are limited to us, so it's important that we live life intentionally. Living with intention means: I sit down and decide what's important. These essential things are called our Life… Continue reading Focus on the Stuff that Matters
"Change your story by adding 'YET' to the end." - Simon Sinek We all tell ourselves stories about who we are and what we can do. For those of us with a generally positive attitude, our dreams for the future are pretty clear. Our narratives speak from Vision - not reality, because we know that if… Continue reading The Power of “YET”
"Everybody ends up somewhere in life. A few end up somewhere on purpose." - Andy Stanley Take a moment to consider some of the successful people in your life. For the most part, they're where they're at right now because they knew where they wanted to end up, and they created and executed a plan… Continue reading How Did I Get Here?
10/2/18 "Every YES must be defended by a thousand NO's." - Jeff Walker When we choose to say YES to something in life, distractions will arise (some disguised as other great opportunities) that will require us to say NO. The more resources our YES requires, the more NO's demanded to defend it because we have… Continue reading Defending Your “Yes” With “No”
9/30/18 "What if everyone in the world was just like me?" - Jon Courson About 25 years ago, Nike ran an Air Jordan commercial in which Charles Barkley proclaimed that he's not a role model. It would be nice if that was true, but it isn't. Now while I agree with Barkley's proclamation that "parents… Continue reading What If Everyone Was Like Me?