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Protecting Our Mental Health

When to let go of a relationship/friendship that becomes a burden. Numbers 11:14 ~ I cannot carry all of these people by myself; the burden is too heavy for me. All too often, I find myself being the tolerant giver in friendships. You see I love people, interacting with them, …

Butterfly evolution

The Evolution of Resolutions

Here we are at the end of another year and what a year it has been! Both 2020 and 2021, have been years of continued COVID-19, and numerous events that caused many of us to experience stress and anxiety. In spite of, this year in particular was a year of …

Win the race

Win: A Win is a Win!

A Win is a WIN! Well, the midterm elections are over! And win, lose or draw, I know some voters are ecstatic while others are experiencing disappointment.  Isn’t that always the case in any election? I was talking with a co-worker earlier, and we both decided that we all too often, …

No Lack

No Lack If you took a survey, of all you have and weighed it against what you don’t have – what would be the result?  The haves should only consist of life’s necessities: a place to live, a running car, reasonable health, a job, enough money to sustain you (bills …

The Kitchen Table

The Center of it All “Hey Darling, come in and sit down at the kitchen table and have something to eat.”  This was a familiar invitation for me. From the time I was a teenager and old enough to have those “women talks” –  the kitchen table was the place …

Journey of Self Discovery

Life’s Journey                 Recently a friend stopped by to visit and seek advice about an issue in her current life.  Once she began to talk – it turn out to be a session of discovery and confirmation. My friend had embarked on a “journey.”  This journey was one of re-self-awareness, self-love …

Has God Ever Rung Your Doorbell?

Has God Ever Rung Your Doorbell? At 3:41 a.m. Monday, February 19, 2018, I distinctly heard my doorbell ring.  It was clear and just loud enough to arouse me from my sleep.  However, then I realized it wasn’t my physical doorbell – since I recently had it changed along with …

Christmas: Calm & Calamity

Calm & Calamity Christmas the season of comfort and joy for most, is also a time of chaos, confusion and even depression for others.   In speaking with a young lady recently, she expressed her anxiety over Christmas and I discovered that her dilemma is more common than one would think.  …

Status Quo

Release the Status Quo

Status Quo is defined by Webster’s as – The existing state of affairs. Example: He/she is content with the status quo and does not like change.  Think about that for a minute…”existing state of affairs and does not like change.” To be perfectly honest, most of us don’t like change, but …

Afraid to Succeed by D Green Joseph

Afraid To Succeed:  FEAR=False Evidence Appearing Real I recently heard someone say “#no-fear-this-year!” For such a small word, fear can have a huge impact. Fear is that paralyzing emotion that prevents dreams from becoming reality, businesses from being launched, minds from being changed and it also prevents success. Success means …

Do You Feel It? by D Green Joseph

Do You Feel It? There is a sense of excitement in the air!  Have you noticed?  In spite of all the calamity in the world, there seems to be a rumbling of enthusiasm, hopefulness and “can do”.  Are you one of those people causing the trimmers?  Do you ooze with …

What are your 2016 expectations?

What are your 2016 expectations? by D Green Joseph With the end of 2015 fastly approaching, the rear view mirror image of the year brings about retro-spection. It’s ok to view the past with a fine tooth comb, but make sure the view doesn’t cloud future possibilities.  Expectations should be …

Reflections of a life reset

Reflections of a Life Reset: Sweet Silence

Sweet Silence by Guest Contributor D.G. Joseph   I encourage everyone to find the time for silence. Getting in touch with inner peace and inner self is a way to renew, refresh and reset, which in itself is sweet.  With all that surrounds us through technology, obligations and overwhelming responsibilities, it’s …

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