Fix The Problem or Fix Your Attitude

If you don't like something then change it. If you can't change it then change your attitude. - Maya Angelou

My Dearest Daughters, "If you don't like something, then change it. If you can't change it, then change your attitude." - Maya Angelou, American Poet Attitude: What we think and how we feel about someone or something shapes our behavior. Attitude may seem like a small thing, but it forms our perspective of how we… Continue reading Fix The Problem or Fix Your Attitude

Listen With Your Heart – Not Your Ears

We hear with our ears, but we listen with our hearts

"We hear with our ears, but we listen with our hearts." - A Focus on the Family podcast guest I can't tell you how many times I've heard what someone said, but I didn't invest the time, give the respect, or care enough to listen with the intent of understanding what the other person had… Continue reading Listen With Your Heart – Not Your Ears

What If Everyone Was Like Me?

What if everyone in the world was just like me - Jon Courson

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?

The Foundation Stones Of Success

8/30/18 The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love, and loyalty. - Zig Ziglar It's not all that hard to be successful in one thing or another for a short period of time. We just need to focus all our effort, do what people tell us to do, perhaps take… Continue reading The Foundation Stones Of Success

Courage Leads To Bravery

The Future Does Not Belong To The Fainthearted It Belongs To The Brave - Ronald Reagan

8/27/18 "The future doesn't belong to the fainthearted. It belongs to the brave." - Ronald Reagan Bravery stems from courage. Where courage is the willingness to overcome fear in the face of pain, hardship, and threats of violence even unto death, bravery is taking action without considering personal risk - it's doing what must be… Continue reading Courage Leads To Bravery