Taking a little time to regroup and consider your gifts, calling, and purpose is important. Life and situations change, and we ourselves definitely don’t stay the same. Even what we feel compelled to do at one time can change—sometimes drastically
God certainly has our attention right now. He has also graced us with an amazing opportunity. There are some clear benefits to staying home while this Corona Virus and Covid-19 situation is unfolding. We’ve been distracted and self-absorbed, but now
Here’s a Fun TWO THINGS ACTIVITY CHALLENGE so we can focus on the positive and get it done! Looks like we will be sheltering-in-place probably for the next week or two in the Brazos Valley. I’m sure other communities are
Do you hear it? What’s there right now? Can you see it? Don’t walk by sight. If you don’t have the resources, start with what you do have. If—because of a lack of resources—you can’t dig a big hole right
Find that person who loves you; who chases you and compels you towards your best. The one who tells you the truth with precision and care and tenderness. Not the one who abuses you. Run to that friend or mentor
You don’t have to say YES to everyone. There is a time to say YES, particularly when you are forming new strengths or skills, traveling on a new path, or working with/helping a particular person you “know” or “sense” you were
Embrace YOUR Jingle. . . All the Way! Do you ever have ideas that come to you so naturally and effortlessly, that you ignore or diminish them later because you don’t see their significance, or because you lack confidence and second-guess
You’ve thought about it a thousand times. You’ve told yourself you’re going to do it…soon. You already have the basic, general concept. You even have some text written for this dream project that fills your heart. Yet the day gets
Be YOUR Best. No Need to Get Caught Up in Areas Outside of Your Giftings! Know what you are good at and what just looks impressive or feeds ego. Stay in your strengths, and do what you were designed to
Got Critics? HARSH Critics? MEAN Critics? Downright UGLY, NASTY, HATEFUL Critics? It OK! Don’t be dismayed or discouraged. You are loved and empowered to do your work, no matter! IGNORE the Opponents, Unsupporters, and Frienemies, who come in many forms.
This is so fitting on Good Friday. I saw this image today on a leadership blog, and it made me think . . . It caused me to consider once again some thoughts on purpose and passion. So in a snapshot,
Every day should be our day of freedom: free from discouragement, free from lies, free from doubt, especially since we have the gift of grace. But today, a true day of freedom celebrated, I particularly want to share something with
From the heart I wanted to take a moment to publically say how grateful I am today. 2014 was a phenomenal year. There were amazing challenges, and tremendous growth. There was opportunity to STOP the presses, or forge on to
In January I am a speaker in a summit about turning your pain into purpose. This is a topic I know a lot about. I have lived through a lot of pain, as many of us have. Pain can make
I know a lot of mom bloggers and moms with online work oftern feel overwhelmed. You know I am a huge advocate for simplifying with power (or simplifying to BE empowered)! Well my beautiful friends, I have a treat for you!