Tag Archives: life

WORK IS GOOD (Live. Pray. Hustle. 05/24/17)

We’ve heard it so many times. We even say it and think it ourselves. Blue Monday. Hump Wednesday. Thank God it’s Friday. The universal feel is that work is a curse (it is) and that time could be better spent … Continue reading

You’ve Been Given This Mountain…but You’re Not Expected to Move It (Soul. Musings. 05/21/17)

So, you’re struggling to carry on. You’ve gone over everything again and again. You’ve checked in with God throughout the day and asked him to show you where you need to make a 360 or why your faith is being … Continue reading

THE GREATEST RESPONSIBILITY (Live. Pray. Hustle. 05/21/17)

The two greatest responsibilities and privileges in life are: loving and serving. Many problems exist in our lives and in the world, not because of a lack of money, food, shelter, compatibility, time, or meaning. It’s because we fail to … Continue reading

Why ‘Wonderful’ and ‘Perfect’ Leaves So Many People Unsatisfied (Vita. Consilio. 05.19.17)

How is it that some people can seemingly have it all in life but still end up unsatisfied and unhappy? Let me tell you a story about Rebbie.

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SORRY, WE CAN’T LIVE EACH OTHER’S DREAM (Live. Pray. Hustle. 05/07/17)

There is always going to be someone who you think is living the life you want. They may seem to have it all together, have something more than you do, or have something better than you. But the real truth … Continue reading

SATURDAY BEFORE SUNDAY (Live. Pray. Hustle. 04/15/17)

Many times, we feel as though darkness is all around us. When things are bad enough, they seem to get even worse. When the pathway of our journey is dimly lit and we feel like there is no more hope, … Continue reading

REST (Live. Pray. Hustle. 04/11/17)

Those who trust in the Lord find rest for their souls. And it’s not the kind of rest as if you were sleeping. It’s the kind of rest where you feel a deep comfort and presence even when you’re not … Continue reading

NO SUCH PLACE (Live. Pray. Hustle. 04/08/17)

We’re all looking for that safe place, for things to come easy to us, but there is really no such place. There’s no safety net when it comes to pursuing dreams and goals. There just isn’t. Usually, it’s just a … Continue reading

STRAIGHT PATH (Live. Pray. Hustle. 03/31/17)

Life is not one straight path from here to there, although most of us wish it were like that. If it were, however, we would never get to where we could go or become who we were meant to become.

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

SERVE (Live. Pray. Hustle. 03/21/17)

The battle against selfishness is one of the greatest battles we will ever fight. We want for someone else to give to us, to serve us, to help us, to choose us. We want to get the massages — everyone … Continue reading

EXCEPT (Live. Pray. Hustle. 03/20/17)

I hate to be so morbid, but most of us like to think we’re so different from everyone else. And we are. That our path of life is unique to us. And it is. The truth is, we’re all headed … Continue reading

That One Mammoth All-Consuming Life Goal (Vita. Consilio. 03.20.17)

If there is one thing that life will teach you, it is that you cannot do everything. Our society is plagued with a superman and superwoman complex. It is the false belief that one person can be all things to … Continue reading

RISKS (Live. Pray. Hustle. 03/13/17)

We take risks with the expectancy that we will achieve a certain result. The odds are always equal parts negative and positive. There is no such thing as a safe risk. To risk anything is at its very core not … Continue reading

PAST (Live. Pray. Hustle. 02/27/17)

We’re told to forget about our past, to leave it behind, to not dwell on what cannot be changed. This advice should be heeded because to live in a place that cannot be redecorated or redesigned is eventually tiresome and … Continue reading