Life can be incredibly difficult. Relationships. Money. Jobs. Responsibilities. Bullies. Fears. Disease. And the list goes on. But we must remember the flipside of struggle. Joy. Hope. Laughter. Drive. Children. Travel. Smiles. And love. I stumbled upon this video created by the compelling poet Shane Koyczan. He provides us the powerful reminder of the flipside. The… Continue reading Video: 46 Positive Truths Everyone Needs to Hear
We are familiar with the two agents to success. Which are fear and doubt. It is first of all the fear of failure, poverty, loss, embarrassment, or rejection that holds most people back from trying in the first place. I remember back in 2013, I was blogging for an entertainment blogger. That period was my… Continue reading Two Major Obstacles To Success
By: Brianna Weist This post was originally posted on Thoughts Catalogue. There’s an old adage that you should “promote what you love instead of bashing what you hate.” It’s not only a nicer way to exist in the world, it’s also really the only way to accomplish anything. Some people have realized this. Others remain… Continue reading You’re Stuck In Life Because You’re Focusing On How To Have Less, Not How To Create More
At first glance, when reading the title of this blog, it may seem that the two words “distraction” and “obedience” do not have much of a correlation. It would make sense to say that if a person is distracted, then they are not choosing to disobey. In other words, is a distracted person willfully choosing… Continue reading Stop taking the easy road of distraction, and choose the more challenging path of obedience.
He stepped off of His throne, So glorious above, For no other reason, But to shine forth His love. The angels in awe, Bending knee at the sight, Of the King of Creation, Robed in radiant light. But the splendor displayed, On His heavenly throne, Was eclipsed by the sight, Of humility shown. He walked… Continue reading The Trade
After Secondary School.. All your classmates have gone in different directions in the world. Some have completed universities and are now: Doctors, Engineers, Teachers, Pilots, Lawyers, Administrators, etc. Some are married, Some have given birth, Some are still searching and waiting on the Lord. Some are dead, don't forget that too. And others are on… Continue reading The Situation Analysis Of Life
It is a conceit of the young to believe that because something has occurred to them, it is a novel idea, one unknown to previous, plodding generations. This tendency cuts across the board and includes young Christians. And then they read the classical philosophers… the Church Fathers… the Protestant Reformers… the Enlightenment thinkers… Alexis de… Continue reading What Young People Need To Know About Humility
People say love like you’ve never been hurt, but how about we try to live like we’ve never been hurt? Live like life never disappointed us, like pain didn’t change us, like we didn’t grow up or learn, like we are still innocent kids believing that life will turn out exactly the way we want… Continue reading Why We Should Live Like We’ve Never Been Hurt
1. Evening news is where they begin with ‘Good evening’, and then proceed to tell you why it isn’t. 2. I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn’t work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness. 3. Relationships are a lot like algebra. Have you ever looked at… Continue reading 30 Funny Short Jokes That Are Guaranteed To Make You Smile
1. Good job. We should give ourselves a pat on the back for the things we are trying to accomplish every day and the people we are trying to become. Even if we’re not there yet, at least we are trying and we deserve to give ourselves credit from time to time. 2. There will… Continue reading Things We Should Say To Ourselves More Often
Talking about doing something is easy. But just hearing about it is not going to change our lives. It's doing the Word, living it out day-by-day, that brings progress in our lives. But one who looks intently at the perfect law, the law of liberty, and abides by it, not having become a forgetful hearer… Continue reading Why Doers Progress
God Left Me! Why Has He Forsaken Me? It's been a while I got this kinda concern. When I started reading this concerned message I realised am also a victim to this. But in this case let's read and try to contribute positively in supporting and helping this anonymous brother. I grew up in the… Continue reading When We Feel Abandoned By God, What Should We do? How Do We Reconnect?
If we could see souls instead of bodies, what would be beautiful? What is the first thing people would know about you? What would you be most afraid of them seeing? Who would you impress? Who would you love? What would you adjust as you walked past the mirror? What kind of work would you… Continue reading What If We Saw Souls Instead Of Bodies?
When things go wrong, as they sometimes will. When the road you're trudging seems all up hill. When the funds are low and the debts are high. And you want to smile, but you have to sigh. When care is pressing you down a bit. Rest, if you must, but don't you quit. Life is… Continue reading A Winner Is A Dreamer Who Never Quits
By: Femi Oluyemi I was surfing Facebook today and glanced at a friend's post and write up that caught my eyes by the content and title "Failure". I decided to share this with you guys. Hope it helps!!! Failure is not a death sentence, failure is a catalyst that has the capacity to spur you… Continue reading The Other Side Of Failure