Tag Archives: courage

Are Your Dreams Big Enough?

May 20, 2016

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“It’s better to strive for greatness and fail then aim for mediocrity and achieve it.” On one hand, I want to whine and complain that I’m barely hanging on and scraping by in the world yet, on the other hand, it seems I’ve gotten exactly what I’ve asked for. “You have not, because you ask […]

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Purpose

March 5, 2016

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Myself, I have picked up off the floor Anguish and torture, you’ll have me no more Twisting and writhing, my soul you kept Until nearly I drown… Finally, I leapt. Soul Seeds… Somebody, somewhere is depending on you to do what God has called you to do. Never forget that.

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The Power of a Testimony

February 16, 2016

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This is why I will continue to write. This is why I speak. This is why I must finish my book. This is the only reason I am so willing to put it all out there… For you to hear, to see, to feel. This is my story yet, once told it becomes His story, which […]

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When We Get It Ass Backwards

February 9, 2016

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I have all these ideas, but they’ve never seemed GRAND enough, BIG enough or IMPORTANT enough to Make a difference, Make a change, Or make a living with… So, I haven’t done them. At least not where blogging and being online are concerned. Instead, I’ve waited, trying to figure out how to grow them or make […]

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I Am Beautiful and So Are You

September 29, 2015

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What do you see when  you look in the mirror? What kinds of things do you tell yourself as you gaze at your own reflection. Are they positive or negative thoughts? Perhaps you don’t even take the time to look…   Mirror, Mirror on the Wall It has taken me 41 years to see myself […]

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Welcome to California!

January 23, 2015

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Our business and life are now based out of sunny California again everyone!  And no, I did not “purposely” disappear this time, but now you know why I’ve been quiet as of late. I have already started traveling up and down the Coast exploring new opportunities, so thought I might share a few pics from […]

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Thank You Savannah, Georgia!

November 30, 2014

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If we’re connected on Facebook, then you already know how I spent last week circling the East Coast for a possible business opportunity(s). It was a wonderful trip for many different reasons, which I will break up and share in the next couple of posts. Gratitude First and foremost, I must express my deepest gratitude […]

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Called To Serve

September 29, 2014

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Pain and pride Are in our stride Shouldered to protect Innocent lives Despair and grief For all we’ve seen Righteous anger For some who lead Power and money Can corrupt good souls Tempting the best To lose control So, a license to achieve By whatever means Tests our faith And all we believe As we […]

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Scars are Beautiful

January 8, 2014

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Do not tell me I am beautiful If my scars you have not seen… The scars on my arms and legs From being stabbed and cut with blades, The scars on my back from being whipped, Or the scars across my stomach from being sick Do not tell me I am beautiful Not until you […]

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YOU Are NOT…

November 20, 2013

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I do not know who you THINK you are, but let me to tell you who you are NOT… YOU are NOT My master, my ruler or my owner You do not control me, possess me or own me I am not for sale, yours to share or easily spared You do not think for me, speak […]

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The Road To Success

April 14, 2013

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The road to SUCCESS is not straight. There are curves called FAILURE A loop called CONFUSION Speed bumps called FRIENDS Red lights called ENEMIES Caution lights called FAMILY And you will have flats called JOBS. But… If you have a spare called DETERMINATION An engine called PERSEVERANCE Insurance called FAITH And a driver called JESUS You […]

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Teach Me, Lord

December 8, 2012

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Teach me to walk slower, Lord So that I may truly see All of the wonderful treasures You have given me. Teach me to take the time, Lord To stop and smell the flowers For, I can never rewind my life Or relive the hurried hours. Teach me to think before I speak, Lord Lest, […]

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A Victim’s Love

November 9, 2012

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My Knight in shining armor, so quick to the rescue He speaks the perfect words – he can’t be superficial. No fault does he have that I’m willing to see Nothing I won’t excuse or pretend not to believe. For, I feel so empty until he appears Inside I am lost with many fears. Too […]

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per·se·vere

April 17, 2012

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A Dangerous Game

April 12, 2012

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You Can Run But You Can’t Hide! Have you ever tried to play ‘Hide and Seek’ with God? Are you playing the game with Him right now? If so, how is that going for you? I’m just going to take a wild guess and say, “I bet you’re losing!” If we “run” like Jonah and “do” like […]

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