Tag Archives: courage

PULL THROUGH (Live. Pray. Hustle. 03/26/17)

There are times in all of our lives when we will feel as though we won’t make it through. The upcoming major test. The impending divorce. The two weeks notice on your house. The pink slip on your desk. The … Continue reading

STRUGGLES (Live. Pray. Hustle. 02/02/17)

There is a misunderstanding that we will overcome all our struggles. That will not happen as long as we live for struggle is part of life. Being victorious in the struggle is very possible. And that begins with an acknowledgment … Continue reading

Plans and Wills (Soul. Musings. 01/03/17)

Of all the things that can offer satisfaction in life, reaching your goals would seem to be the most important. We all have goals but very few of us reach them. For whatever reason, we get sidetracked, we get lost, … Continue reading

Use the Potential You Have and It Suddenly Becomes Enough (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 358)

“Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.” — William Faulkner How much time do we waste thinking that … Continue reading

The One In the Arena (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 348)

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the … Continue reading

Safety and Courage (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/04/16)

Safety calls us to just exist; courage demands that we live. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

The Courage to Live (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 299)

“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” — Benjamin Franklin We live in a society that constantly expresses the idea of conscious safety. Courage is all but lost to … Continue reading

Stop Ignoring Your Goals (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 293)

(30 Things To Stop Spending Time On If You Want to Be Successful #25) “The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.” — Brian Tracy Most people have no clue … Continue reading

A Nod to the Struggle (Live. Pray. Hustle. 10/10/16)

Overcoming our struggles begins with an acknowledgement that we are struggling, and having the courage to face what we ultimately want to defeat. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Take A New Path (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 247)

“When you find your path, you must ignore fear. You need to have the courage to risk mistakes. But once you are on that road… run, run, run, and don’t stop til you’ve reached its end.” — José N. Harris … Continue reading

3 Other Things To Remember When Problems Persist (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 228)

“When you lose, don’t lose the lesson.” — Dalai Lama The cost of admission to the college of pursuing your dreams and goals is pretty high. Problems remind us of how important it is to have a process in places … Continue reading

Refined and Defined by Fear (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 213)

“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” — Dale Carnegie Fear works in two ways. It can cause … Continue reading

Hard Decisions (Live. Pray. Hustle. 07/19/16)

It takes both courage and guts to make the hard decisions. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

The Highest Calling (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 196)

Joshua 24:15 (NLT) But as for me and my family, we will serve the Lord. Many people believe that one must be a preacher, minister, or hold some other position in a church in order to serve the Lord. But … Continue reading

Take the Jump (Live. Pray. Hustle. 07/11/16)

It takes courage to jump. Most people choose to just stay in the boat. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

What Happens When People Stand Out (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 184)

“Your true power is not in your difference, but in your consistency of being different. The world will always adjust to consistency, yet struggle with change.” — Shannon L. Alder Everyone was born to stand out. But not everyone capitalizes … Continue reading

Plans for Good (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 168)

Jeremiah 29:11 (NLT) “For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.” Insecurity and fear are mainstays in our society. … Continue reading

Courage to Change (Live. Pray. Hustle. 06/07/16)

Do not argue about what you do not have the courage to change. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

3 Additional Signs You’re Moving Forward (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 113)

“Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.” — Arthur Ashe Making progress is hard work. It’s much easier to stay in one place, one position, with the covers over our head, … Continue reading

Squeezed by Discouragement (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 111)

Psalm 34:18 (NLT) The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed. Discouragement is a common ailment for all people. Even the best people feel like throwing in the towel at times. We’ve all had … Continue reading