Tag Archives: change

REASONS (Live. Pray. Hustle. 02/19/17)

We’ve been told that all things happen for a reason but sometimes that is hard to believe especially when you have no clue as to what the reason is and Why? Why? Why? is the question reverberating in our heads. … Continue reading

OWNERSHIP (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/27/17)

We live our best lives when we own our attitudes, behaviors, and perceptions. Owning our issues makes us captain of our personal team. The ball is in our court; therefore, we get to decide what we do and how we … Continue reading

Want to Make Progress? Drop These 9 Habits (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 365)

“The best way to break a bad habit is to drop it.” — Leo Aikman At the beginning of a new year, many people set new goals for themselves or create resolutions that they intend to keep. Unfortunately, most of … Continue reading

Be Kind (Live. Pray. Hustle. 12/22/16)

One kind act toward another person can totally change their life and yours forever. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

3 Other Ways to Stop Disappointing Yourself with People (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 313)

“Expectations were like fine pottery. The harder you held them, the more likely they were to crack.” — Brandon Sanderson Holding on to expectations of other people is very different from holding people accountable for their behavior. The former will … Continue reading

The Greatest Barrier to Change (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 300)

Romans 12:3 (NLT) Because of the privilege and authority God has given me, I give each of you this warning: Don’t think you are better than you really are. Be honest in your evaluation of yourselves, measuring yourselves by the … Continue reading

The Worst Habit (Live. Pray. Hustle. 10/23/16)

The worst habit you can possibly develop is throwing pity parties for that which is completely in your control to change or make better. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

The Faithful Father (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 297)

Psalm 59:10a (NLT) In his unfailing love, my God will stand with me. Everything changes. People change. Life changes. The world is changing. When everything is in the mode of change, we want something or someone we can depend on … Continue reading

Stop Resisting Change (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 288)

(30 Things To Stop Spending Time On If You Want to Be Successful #20) “It’s not that some people have willpower and some don’t. It’s that some people are ready to change and others are not.” — James Gordon We … Continue reading

3 Extra Dangerous Habits to Dump Now (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 283)

“All our life, so far as it has definite form, is but a mass of habits.” — William James You’ve probably heard that your good habits outweigh your bad ones and that idea makes sense. The truth is, however, that … Continue reading

3 More Dangerous Habits to Dump Now (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 279)

“A change in bad habits leads to a change in life.” — Unknown I wish I could change my bad habits in one single day. However, habits that have been developed over time must also change over time. I don’t … Continue reading

Don’t Stay Quiet (Live. Pray. Hustle. 09/21/16)

Change becomes harder to obtain the longer we keep quiet about the things that matter. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Speak Up (Live. Pray. Hustle. 09/17/16)

Until some of us start speaking up for all of us, nothing really is going to change. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Cut the Drama (Live. Pray. Hustle. 09/13/16)

Drama does not effect change; choices do. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Searching For Change In All the Wrong Places (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 257)

Romans 7:24 (NLT) Oh, what a miserable person I am! Who will free me from this life that is dominated by sin and death? Have you realized yet that sometimes you need to be saved from yourself? I know I … Continue reading

It Is All Very Much Up To Us (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 250)

“There is no life as complete as the life that is lived by choice.” — Shad Helmstetter Viktor Frankl, one of my personal heroes, is known as an Austrian psychiatrist and neurologist. But perhaps he is better known as a … Continue reading

Leaning In When It’s Crash and Burn (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 246)

“The opposite of faith is not doubt, but certainty. Certainty is missing the point entirely. Faith includes noticing the mess, the emptiness and discomfort, and letting it be there until some light returns. Faith also means reaching deeply within, for … Continue reading

3 Simple Things To Remember When Problems Persist (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 230)

“The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.” — Moliere “If it ain’t one thing, it’s another.” We all have those days, perhaps even entire weeks and months, when it seems as though problems face us at every … Continue reading

Overnight Change Is a Delusion (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 228)

Ephesians 4:24 (NLT) Put on your new nature, created to be like God—truly righteous and holy. Too many people believe that they can fix things overnight or that God will give them everything they want overnight. Some even expect for … Continue reading