Lately, I've been getting a lot of emails that are talking about how they are down and out and can't afford to start any business they'd like, they feel they can't make it, and wondering what my advice to them would be. Here's my advice...don't TELL ME you can't make it! Don't Tell Me You Can't Make It I refuse to buy that. Listen, I didn't get to where I am now by having an attitude … [Read more...] about Don’t Tell Me You Can’t Make It!
Do you ever feel extremely pressured? Pressure to do well. Pressure to say the perfect things. Pressure to really change the way you look at things, your perspective or point of view. Pressure to always be joyful. Pressure to be perfect. I think that as time goes on in my blogging career, I don't want to let anyone down, and I know myself. I know that I'm not perfect. That I mess up. That I … [Read more...] about Are You Feeling The Pressure Today?
I remember when I was in the homeless shelter. After my ex-husband of 14 years left and I lost everything. The shelter wasn't open to everyone. Just female victims of certain kinds of crimes...for me, it was domestic violence. The shelter was a secret place. A big house. You needed a passcode to leave and they had to watch and see who you left WITH (to protect women and their identities … [Read more...] about Rags to Riches: Single Mom Cinderella Story
Before I was born, my dad left my mom. My mom was going to give me up for adoption. She had a family picked out for me to go to. But after I was born, she couldn't give me up. She decided to keep me. Growing up, my mom loved me the best she could, apart from Christ. She was a single mom who worked many hours to provide for us. It was just me and her. She was always so tired from working, that … [Read more...] about Why You Should Passively Wait for God’s Love
I have always been a very successful woman. It is said of me that when I put my mind to something, I accomplish it. That's very much true. I've had everything. On the top of the highest mountain, I could overlook everything. But what if God takes it all away? When You Lose Absolutely Everything Over the last year of my life, God indeed has allowed everything to be taken away. I sit … [Read more...] about When You Lose Absolutely Everything
When the Israelites were walking in the desert, along the way, a little more than a month into walking after being freed from the Egyptians, they started questioning God as to whether or not He was really with them. They had already seen the burning bush. They had seen God free them from captivity. They had seen the Red Sea parted. They'd seen God provide water at a well in … [Read more...] about When You Need Help Obeying God