Dreams and Goals, Greatness, Help Yourself

The Stuff That Books Are Made Of

Time and time again I’ve found myself stuffed uncomfortably in to corners that I pray my way out of.  Corners of time, “I forgot”, and “I don’t really want to be here”.  Corners of self-doubt, frustration, and expecting the worst.  I’ve been there more times than I care to recount, but I believe that we… Continue reading The Stuff That Books Are Made Of

Fresh Starts, Moving Forward

You Can…

Whatever it is that you need to do today…you can. Job interview…you can nail it. Tough, overdue conversation with a friend or loved one…you can get through it. Going to a job you don’t necessarily like…you can make it through one more day. Dealing with your issues…you CAN face them. You are bigger than they… Continue reading You Can…

Moving Forward

Moving Past Your Inhibitions – Part 3

Remedy #3 – Focus and Resilience So, last week I wrote all my to-do’s, expectations and intentions down on paper.  I was ready to attack the week head-on and move past inhibitions and distractions.  And then…the garage. I heard a noise coming from the garage.  Sounded kind of like a sprinkler.  And it was.  Some… Continue reading Moving Past Your Inhibitions – Part 3

Dreams and Goals, Help Yourself, Moving Forward

Moving Past Your Inhibitions – Part 2

Remedy #2 – Intent This week we are moving past our inhibitions.  How do we do that?  Remedy #2 is intentional living.  A day without intent is like a day in darkness.  Any task performed without intent is like a fuzzy dream.  There is no expected end, no joy in the task, no edification, no… Continue reading Moving Past Your Inhibitions – Part 2

Fresh Starts, Help Yourself

Hiding From God

Where can you go to hide from God?  No matter where you go, no matter what you’ve done, no matter how you feel, there’s no where you can go to hide from God.  In Psalm 139, David wrote that, to God, there is no difference between darkness and light.  Remember the movie Beverly Hills Ninja? … Continue reading Hiding From God