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Making a List and Checking it Twice, Planning for a Better Year

  As we come to the end of 2016 it is wise to take some time to reflect. We probably have as many if not more concerns than we had last year at this time. I am making a list and checking it twice; over the next several days! My list has nothing to do […]

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Clean Hands

As we come to the end of the time period known as 2015 we will notice reviews of the year. On a personal level we will replay many of the scenes that occurred during this season of our lives. Do you have clean hands? We will revisit victories and challenges that we have yet to […]

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Three Tips For Shaping 2014 to be Your Best Year Yet!

We are now almost two weeks into this year. It is already soon enough to see how it is shaping up. Most of the holiday hurriedness has dissolved. Friends and relatives have returned to their respective homes. You and I get to chart the course. We can determine what the end will look like by […]

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It’s Your Call

Very shortly the ball will drop at Times Square in New York, “Auld Lang Syne” will be sung and we will move to a new calendar year. We will close a chapter on our lives known as 2013. Most will have experienced new learnings, the dawning of new friendships, births, weddings, parties, and travel. Among […]

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Seeds = Growth Possibilities!

You are a farmer. What lies dormant inside you? Dormancy is a time when growth and physical activity are temporarily stopped. We are all gifted in numerous ways. Those gifts are deposited inside of us much like seeds; seeds that in the right conditions will grow and flourish. Seeds can remain dormant for a very […]

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MAKING ADJUSTMENTS

As you are working on those goals you established a few weeks ago how are you doing? Approaching week three of my plan to walk thirty minutes per day, for at least five days a week, I must admit, I am off track! I started pretty strong the first week. I moved away from my […]

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DO YOU SEE THE FOREST AND THE TREES?

As you examine yourself, Take Inventory and Take Action, moving closer to the best you, living your best life, what about your environment? I am not speaking of Global Warming here; my reference is to your own personal habitat. Your cubicle at work, your home office, your hobby room, your kitchen, your desk, prayer closet, […]

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TRANSFORMATION

When I was in high school I saw myself as creative. I was able to select the fabric, patterns and styles to make my own clothing. I enjoyed assembling the colors, textures and unique styles I was able to create. As a senior I crafted a fuchsia, floor length, crepe, empire, waist gown. It featured […]