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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

9 Reasons It’s Okay to Take a Break (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 357)

“Every person deserves a day away in which no problems are confronted, no solutions searched for. Each of us needs to withdraw from the cares which will not withdraw from us.” — Maya Angelou Most of us work hard at … Continue reading

Trusting For that Good Soulful Feeling (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 332)

Psalm 116:7 (NLT) Let my soul be at rest again, for the Lord has been good to me. When we talk and think about taking care of our physical bodies, we usually refer to exercise, dieting, good nutrition, regular check-ups … Continue reading

7 Clear Signs You Need To Take a Break (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 330)

“Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop.” — Ovid If you have ever been through moments in your life here you felt like you just need a good long break, you likely were feeling to much … Continue reading

Finding Meaning In Doing Nothing (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 316)

“Some folks can look so busy doing nothing that they seem indispensable.” — Kim Hubbard How many times have you told yourself that you are too busy? How often do you replace those busy moments with random activities? How many … Continue reading

Never Rest on Past Success (Live. Pray. Hustle. 07/30/16)

Never rest upon your laurels for they have a tendency to run away from you if you don’t keep moving. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

3 Novel Signs You’re Doing Just Fine (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 147)

“There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.” — Alan Cohen Work and play are two sides of the same coin. Both have to be used sparingly but not in equal measures. … Continue reading

3 Explicit Signs You’re Moving Forward (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 121)

“A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.” — Roald Dahl Every little bit of growth is a little bit more progress. Sometimes we grow in spurts, by leaps and bounds. At other times, we grow … Continue reading

3 Ways to Reduce Burnout (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 62)

“Think I’ll go eat me a doughnut and take me a nap.” — Ray Bradbury Burnout is an emotional, physical, and mental state of exhaustion resulting from stress. As stress builds, we begin to lose interest and doing things that … Continue reading

Burdened, Tired, and Weary (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 62)

Matthew 11:28-30 (NLT) Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle … Continue reading

Finding Rest For Your Soul

Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle at heart, and you will find rest for your souls (Matthew 11:29, NLT). We live in a world that is so used to being in … Continue reading

6 Ways to Lighten Your Load

Life is difficult. It’s even more difficult when you are weighed down by burdens too heavy for you to bear. You were not made to carry such heavy weights in your daily life. You were created to be free both … Continue reading

Christ Will Give You Rest

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest” (Matthew 11:28, NIV). We live in a world that is simply not at peace. With war, violence, crime, and injustices carried out every single … Continue reading