Tag Archives: strength

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

DIFFICULTY (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/12/17)

Every difficulty has a lesson embedded in it. It isn’t always that we’ve made a mistake or done something wrong. Sometimes, it’s because we’re on the right path and headed in the right direction but we need to endure a … Continue reading

How To Develop Resilience In Hard Times (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 339)

“The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived.” — Robert Jordan We tend to talk about resilience as a trait that people are born with but that notion couldn’t be further from … Continue reading

Use Your Limitations For Good (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/30/16)

The more you use your limitations to do some good for yourself and the world, the stronger you become. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

No Excuses From Me About Me (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/29/16)

Strong people ignore the excuses that they could even make about themselves. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

4 Harsh Truths that Will Make You Stronger (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 333)

“You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” — Marcus Aurelius If we could get away with it and still maintain our sanity, most of us would be content to live … Continue reading

Adversity Is Asking For Something (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/19/16)

Adversity has the ability of eliciting strength and talent which if everything were easy would have remained untapped. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

We Expected to Die (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 324)

2 Corinthians 1:8-9 (NLT) We think you ought to know, dear brothers and sisters, about the trouble we went through in the province of Asia. We were crushed and overwhelmed beyond our ability to endure, and we thought we would … Continue reading

Hold the Hand that Guides You (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 323)

Psalm 23:3 (NLT) He renews my strength. He guides me along right paths, bringing honor to his name. We face decisions every single day. Many of them are small ones that can easily be made without much thought. But throughout … Continue reading

Strength in Struggles (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/11/16)

We fight and we struggle because that is how life is and at the end we discover how strong we are. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Faith Gets You Beautiful Experiences (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 288)

Colossians 2:7 (NLT) Let your roots grow down into him, and let your lives be built on him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness. We’ve been taught to … Continue reading

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.

Turn On the Grace (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 255)

Ephesians 4:1 (NLT) Therefore I, a prisoner for serving the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of your calling, for you have been called by God. You need to know something in this life. You are never ever … Continue reading

Weakness as a Tool for Strength (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 254)

Psalm 84:5a (NLT) What joy for those whose strength comes from the Lord. At times, we get tired. We grow weary after a long day of work. We feel physically weak, even exhausted. We run out of energy, time, and … Continue reading

Relationship Over Ritual (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 240)

Hebrews 13:9 (NLT) So do not be attracted by strange, new ideas. Your strength comes from God’s grace, not from rules about food, which don’t help those who follow them. Too many people believe that following God involves abiding by … Continue reading

Blessings in Difficulty (Live. Pray. Hustle. 08/24/16)

There are blessings hidden in every difficulty. There is strength behind every struggle. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

As A Matter of Grace (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 234)

1 Corinthians 15:10a (NLT) But whatever I am now, it is all because God poured out his special favor on me—and not without results. At one time or another, we have all heard the phrase, “pull yourself up by your … Continue reading

Brick Walls (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 231)

“One of the secrets of life is to make stepping stones out of stumbling blocks.” — Jack Penn Many times we look at obstacles as reasons for our inability to move forward. We don’t realize that the very thing we … Continue reading

3 Extra Things To Remember When Problems Persist (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 229)

“When in crisis situations, never mourn along with the crises, rather speak to the crises saying, ‘Crises what opportunities are you hiding for me.’” — Auliq-Ice As human beings, we often only look at things through hindsight. We look at … 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