Learning to Forgive

Perhaps one of the hardest things to do in life is learning to forgive others and yourself. When someone has hurt us beyond measure, there is a strong emotion tied to the pain. If left untended, it turns to anger and resentment. It can also lead to depression and cause illness. Many people do notContinue reading “Learning to Forgive”

Self-care Is Important

Self-care is important because you are essential. You are important to people. It is a simple but powerful truth. You matter and your self-care is important.. When you don’t look after yourself, those who care about you begin to worry. They will try and do things to help but may not know what you need,Continue reading “Self-care Is Important”

Remove the Junk

Today I sat deadheading my planters to make room for new growth. I thought about the symbolism between that and knowing when to remove the junk from our lives. Like flowers, we all need nurturing and tending. You must look after yourself and remove that which doesn’t serve you any longer. A flower that doesn’tContinue reading “Remove the Junk”

Forgive Yourself When Needed

Sometimes, we owe an apology to ourselves for poor choices made, which have harmed us rather than help us. Learn to forgive yourself when needed. Everyone makes mistakes. It is when we carry them around, like an open wound, that we cannot move forward or find healing. Forgiving yourself is just as crucial as forgivingContinue reading “Forgive Yourself When Needed”

It Is Not Your Time

God, this life is too much. Please bring me home. My child, it is not your time yet. You still have much to learn and do. You yet have tasks ahead of you. Trust in me as I have a plan for you, for all my children. We will be united again when the timeContinue reading “It Is Not Your Time”

We All Make Mistakes

No one is perfect. We all make mistakes. Don’t beat yourself up when you make a mistake. We all do it. How you handle the recovery is what defines you, not the error itself. Embracing our imperfections and acknowledging we are not perfect allows us to move forward. When we accept, we grow. It isContinue reading “We All Make Mistakes”

Embrace Your Failures

Own and embrace your failures. They teach you valuable lessons. Every failure is just a lesson in disguise—an opportunity for growth and learning. We fail because we don’t know how to do something. Each failure can be a stepping stone if we recognize it as an opportunity to learn. When we learn from our failures,Continue reading “Embrace Your Failures”

Own The Responsibility

It is not up to anyone else to provide us with a good life. We must own the responsibility. No one can live your life for you. Nor can they give you everything your heart desires. The responsibility lies solely at your feet. It is up to you to decide what will bring you joy.Continue reading “Own The Responsibility”

You Are A Citizen Of Heaven

God, I have lost my identity and don’t know who I am anymore. My dear child, you are mine, and as such, you are a citizen of heaven. You are never without a home or identity when you follow me. Even if you roam the earth for many days or years, you are not homelessContinue reading “You Are A Citizen Of Heaven”