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”

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”

Have A Positive Life Story

Don’t let negativity take over your life. You have the power to ensure you have a positive life story. Bad things happen, and hopes get dashed sometimes. Don’t let it keep you down or prevent you from moving forward. Instead, use these events to propel you ahead. It is easy to give up when somethingContinue reading “Have A Positive Life Story”

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”

Use Negative Energy

Use negative energy to your advantage. Let it fuel you in the right direction instead of holding you down in the wrong place. Many people will tell you that you can’t do something. Some will go so far as to say that you aren’t good enough or cut out for what you don’t want toContinue reading “Use Negative Energy”

Not All Things Are Good

We need to learn that not all things are good for us, and some may harm us. Not all things we learn will be good or meant for us. Some things are actually stumbling blocks in our journey rather than stepping stones. Pay attention to the path that you go down. While it is goodContinue reading “Not All Things Are Good”

You Are Strong Enough

God, I don’t think I can do this anymore. I don’t have any strength left. You, my child, are strong enough. There is strength deep within you that comes from the spirit. It is this spirit, this strength that will carry you through. Think of what it took for my Son to carry that crossContinue reading “You Are Strong Enough”

Bravery, Strength and Love

Sometimes, it only takes one of these things; sometimes, it requires all three. Bravery, strength and love can move mountains with the power of faith at the wheel. It takes a certain amount of courage to remove yourself from a bad situation and face the unknown. Even walking towards a new destination, you are treadingContinue reading “Bravery, Strength and Love”

Gather Your Strength

Gather your strength when you must; rest when you are weary. We all get tired, which is okay, for we all need to rest and recoup, each in our own way. When you sleep, you replenish your energy and allow your body and mind to relax. We all need to dig deep at times andContinue reading “Gather Your Strength”