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What Will Be Your Turnback Moment?

“Everybody has a turn back moment, it’s the moment you can either go forward or give everything up. There’s one guarantee if you give up it will never happen. Faith is everything, God is always on time, he’s never too late.” This is a quotation from Steve Harvey. Everyone knows Steve Harvey to be a […]

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When Everything Seems Too Hard

Have you ever wakened in the morning, looked at the clock, groaned and covered your head, wishing you didn’t have to get up? I daresay it happens to many of us–especially if it’s Monday morning. Yep, like this morning. I’m not making fun of your struggle, but sometimes life seems just too hard. It was […]

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One Small Step

“One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” If you were not born yet when Neil Armstrong uttered those oh-so-famous words, you have probably heard them again and again. That one small step -landing on the moon – paved the way for so many great things to be accomplished. If ever there was […]

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Eyes Behind Your Head

Have you ever heard someone say, “I’ve got eyes behind my head?” If you are a mother, you’ve probably said it dozens of times when you caught your child doing something he or she should not be doing. If you are a teacher (as I have) you’ve probably had your back turned to your class, […]

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Bible Verses About Love

No, it’s not Valentine’s Day, but every day is a good day to talk about love. Recently, I wrote a post about Walking in Love in which I spoke about following Christ’s example and showing love for others. Today, I’m happy to post this infographic written by Vivien, co-founder of Made In Agape, a site […]

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Why Does It Take So Long

Have you ever stood near your microwave gritting your teeth and wishing it would hurry up? I guess we all have, even though the microwave is going as fast as it possibly can. Maybe it’s the same with your health goals. A whole month has passed and the scale has not budged nor has your […]

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Living For Today

Have you ever stopped to study the birds that fly about our gardens and our neighborhood? Have you ever wondered if they are as carefree as they seem? You and I may never know the answer to that, but Jesus had something to say about birds. He said, “Look at the birds of the air; they do […]

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It’s Never Too Late

The first time I heard about Ernestine Shepherd, the 80-year-old bodybuilder I felt ashamed of myself. This lady wakes up at 2. 30 a.m., goes on a 10-mile walk before heading to the gym where she works out and leads exercise classes until 11. 30 a.m. This lady, from what the report says, started working […]

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monday motivation – but god

While searching for an idea for this morning’s blog, I came across a Facebook post by one of friends with the title above – “BUT GOD.” Since my friend made her post public, I know she wouldn’t mind me mentioning it on my blog. She had gone for a mammogram – not the usual routine […]

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monday motivation – be careful who you listen to

Dr. Martin Luther King had the gift of oratory. When he spoke, people listened and acted upon what he said. Jesus Christ was able to sway the multitudes with His powerful words and is still doing so today through His written word. In today’s culture, both these men would be called influencers. Many of us […]