Not My Jesus: My Very Christian View on the Muslim Ban

“We must remember that the test of our religious principles lies not just in what we say, not only in our prayers, not even in living blameless lives – but in what we do for others” ― Harry Truman I am a Christian. I love Jesus. I am scared for America. I never thought about whether people were upset or protesting during the Crusades until … Continue reading Not My Jesus: My Very Christian View on the Muslim Ban

Take the Time and Use a Timeout

Are you one of those people who likes reading self-help books? Or the kind of person who takes hours during the week or month to stop and think about how you can do things better or become a better person?

Well, this article might not be for you.

There are people who don’t like to read self-help books, either by choice or because the busyness of life, they don’t stop and reflect (and by they, I really mean we, because I am guilty as charged) ….This post is for you. Continue reading Take the Time and Use a Timeout

Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough

“Excuses are tools for the weak and incompetent used to build monuments of nothingness. Those who excel in it seldom excel in anything else but excuses”.   That’s right folks, I am here to talk about excuses, but I am not talking about politicians and celebrities today,  I am actually doing a little self-reflection. I am participating in another blog post link-up  (click here for … Continue reading Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough

Enter Into Your New Season

“A bad seed is a robbery of the worst kind: for your pocket-book not only suffers by it, but your preparations are lost and a season passes away unimproved.” – George Washington Labor day weekend is one of my favorite times throughout the year. It is a time to enter a new season, the season of fall. Historically, it was a time to prepare for … Continue reading Enter Into Your New Season

Make Your Mark (Stop Focusing on the Wrong S%$#)

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.”  – Mark Twain Focus is one of the many mysteries known to man. We all know what it is to be “focused”, but maintaining focus in one’s life is one of the greatest mysteries, because just when we think we are focused, in an instant that moment of focus can be lost. Whether … Continue reading Make Your Mark (Stop Focusing on the Wrong S%$#)