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8 Habits of People Who Win (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 256)

“The man who wins may have been counted out several times, but he didn’t hear the referee.” — H. E. Jansen Winners have certain qualities that set them apart from everyone else. These are not deep qualities that are only … Continue reading

Work vs. Purpose (Live. Pray. Hustle. 09/05/16)

Pursuing purpose is not the same thing as pursuing work. Everyone must work but not everyone finds their work meaningful and fulfilling. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Smile First and Then the Sweat (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 248)

“Power means happiness; power means hard work and sacrifice.” — Beyonce Knowles Work, by definition, is hard. Very, very hard. After all, it is a curse. It was never meant to be so tedious, laborious, or painfully egregious. But yet … Continue reading

You Are How You Act (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 239)

“The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it.” — Karl Marx Sometimes life pushes you over. Other times it knocks you upside the head and sends you stumbling in a million … Continue reading

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

7 Things To Do When You’re Feeling Stuck (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 225)

“Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong.” — Mandy Hale Too many people are not happy with their lives. They feel dissatisfied, stuck, and even trapped. A lot of … Continue reading

3 Whole Habits of Seriously Creative People (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 207)

“An artist paints, dances, draws, writes, designs, or acts at the expanding edge of consciousness. We press into the unknown rather than the known. This makes life lovely and lively.” — Julia Cameron Humanity couldn’t survive without creativity. It is … Continue reading

3 More Habits of Seriously Creative People (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 199)

“Genius means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.” — William James Creativity is a place where most people dare to go. It’s a place outside of our comfort zones and far away from what is … Continue reading

Drop the To-Do List and Schedule It (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 195)

“There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.” — Henry Kissinger Why do the most successful and productive people in the world use a schedule (or calendar) as opposed to a to-do list? Well, according to … Continue reading

Grey Areas (Live. Pray. Hustle. 07/01/16)

Life is much more than just work and play. There are grey areas. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Get Excited About Where You’re Going (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 182)

“Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be.” — Khalil Gibran We can’t always see where we are going, but that doesn’t stop us from taking the journey to get there. Creating a vision … Continue reading

Work, Don’t Worry (Live. Pray. Hustle. 06/26/16)

Work out your problems, don’t worry about them. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

God and People Together (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 177)

1 Corinthians 15:58 (NLT) So, my dear brothers and sisters, be strong and immovable. Always work enthusiastically for the Lord, for you know that nothing you do for the Lord is ever useless. God can do anything He desires to … Continue reading

The Right Attitude (Live. Pray. Hustle. 06/20/16)

You are more likely to get a job that you are less qualified for if you simply have the right attitude. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

3 Little Ways We Sabotage Ourselves (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 168)

“And there’s also ‘To him that hath shall be given.’ After all, you must have a capacity to receive, or even omnipotence can’t give. Perhaps your own passion temporarily destroys the capacity.” — C.S. Lewis Many of us don’t get … Continue reading

3 Ways We Sabotage Ourselves (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 164)

“If a man does not know to what port he is steering, no wind is favorable to him.” — Seneca 90% of the goals that could be reached in the world are never reached because the people who are supposed … Continue reading

You Don’t Have to Work (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 162)

Ephesians 2:8 (NLT) God saved you by his grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God. Why is it that we feel as though we have to do something when it … Continue reading

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 Fresh Signs You’re Doing Just Fine (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 145)

“No great achiever – even those who made it seem easy – ever succeeded without hard work.” — Jonathan Sacks Sometimes we just need to take a break, step away from everything we’re working on at the moment and remind … 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