What Examples Are You Setting?

Luther Vandross & Cheryl Lynn, together sang a beautiful melody titled, “If this world were mine.” The lyrics reminded me of the supreme power that only God had to give. “If this world were mine, I’d place at your feet all that I own; you’ve been so good to me; if...

Only the Best is Acceptable

Eleanor Rosalynn Carter said “you must accept that you might fail; then, if you do your best and still don’t win, at least you can be satisfied that you’ve tried. If you don’t accept failure as a possibility, you don’t set high goals, you don’t branch out, you don’t...

Take Time to Reflect

A writer once pinned this statement “When you live an unexamined life it shows.” People who do not take time to reflect on their life miss out on chances for growth. This was my life. I was always on the go and never took the time to reflect. I felt being busy and...

Set Boundaries But Be Flexible

As we go through life, we will discover that there are so many directions to take and as we experience different directions, it is good to set boundaries for ourselves and to always be on alert. Life without boundaries can be like a boat without a rudder. The wind and...

Each Day Encourage Someone

People need encouragement. When they are hurting, people need your support until they can get back on their feet. There is no greater feeling than having someone call you or stop by to give you words of encouragement. You might not know at the time that they are...

How Are You Treating Others?

We have all heard of the golden rule “treat others how you want to be treated.” However, instead of just treating others the way you would want to be treated, think about others the way you would want to be thought of. We are taught not to pick on people, jump on...