I remember reading this scripture several years ago when I was going through a particular situation that resembled some aspect of the passage. It came to my mind last night. Here was a woman, the Shunammite woman, who had gone through quite a lot. Her son died and thankfully had been restored to life … Continue reading Encouragement 101: The Right Connection Brings Restoration
What you believe shapes who you are. When you believe good and edifying things about yourself you are more than likely to embody goodness. If you are negative and unappreciative, you will reflect that negative energy to others. Choose right/positive thinking. Belief good, embody good, be good.
You have a purpose, that is a fact. Everyday be FULL of that purpose. Allow your purpose to guide your actions, your conversation, and your thoughts. Stay hungry for purpose and you will always be FULL!
You have a decision to make. We often make choices based on what makes us feel good. However, our “feel good” may not be our “what’s good”. Right choices are often hard choices. However, make the wrong decision and you can make your life tougher than what it has to be. Choose what’s good and … Continue reading Encouragement 101: Do What’s Good
You remember when you were younger and you said everything that was on your mind?! Back then it was cute because kids say the darndest things. However, you are no longer a child. Not everything that can be said should be said. Practice weighing your thoughts and use the necessary wisdom to determine whether those … Continue reading Encouragement 101: Shhhh! Don’t Say What You’re Thinking
It is important that you are open to understanding. Be understanding not only to others but yourself too. Often times, we are our biggest enemy. We are not patient enough with ourselves so we can get a full understanding of who we are and our purpose. Though we often assume we do, we don't always … Continue reading Encouragement 101: Be Understanding
When you have been hurt repeatedly, it's hard to have a desire to want to love and be loved. However, be mindful that true love is a gift that is pure and kind. Keep your heart open for this kind of love and you will encounter it.