Decide how you would like to live your ideal lifestyle, day in and day out. Design your perfect calendar from January to December.1. What would you like to do on your weekends and vacations?2. How much time would you like to take off each week, month, and year?3. Where would you like to go?4. How… Continue reading Design Your Perfect Calendar
We often grow up with an idea of what our life will look like when we are at a certain age, more often than not, it is a realistic image, and more often than not, life doesn’t necessarily mirror the image we had for it. At that moment, we can feel inadequate, we can feel… Continue reading Things You Learn When Life Doesn’t Turn Out The Way You Wanted
1. You stop assuming what you lose is for the worst. I just realized that I lost my favorite book of all time. I’ve had it for two years. The pages are barely hanging on by threads, and it’s filled with notes and thoughts and underlined sentences and paragraphs. I’m pretty sure I left it… Continue reading Ways To Make Peace With The Things You Can’t Change
There are many conversations to be had in the wake of Robin Williams’ death. About the perils of depression; the silent weight of scrutiny that’s internalized when we treat famous people like characters, not humans; and the love a generation could have for a man, though we hadn’t taken a moment to discuss him until… Continue reading Repost: How Many Celebrity Tragedies Before We Understand That Fame And Money Don’t Mean Happiness?
As Your blood flowed through Your human pores You endured it in order to make us Yours As the crown of thorns punctured Your regal head For our sin Your royal blood flowed crimson red As cold steel pierced sinless flesh and bone You endured it so we would not face death alone As Your… Continue reading A Poetry About The Royal Blood Shed
The feeling of being “inspired” is very often just finding something brilliant, and trying to emulate it. The rush and desire makes us manic and driven because we think we are actively becoming greater than ourselves. We find something we perceive as so great, we want others to perceive us – our take, our idea,… Continue reading Don’t Wait To Be Inspired, Don’t Only Act On Passion
Continuation from the last post.. You have determined your entire life up to, now by the choices and decisions you have made or failed to make. If there is anything in your life that you don't like, you are responsible. If there is anything that you are unhappy about, it is up to you to… Continue reading You Choose, You Decide
In a research done some years back, researchers found that people who ranked in the top 3 percent in every field had a special attitude that set them apart from average performers in their fields. It was this: they viewed themselves as self employee throughout their careers, no matter who signed their paychecks/ salary. They… Continue reading Mr. President!
I have deep faith that the principle of the Universe will be beautiful and simple. – Albert Einstein Well, I like to eat, sleep, drink, and be in love. I like to work, read, learn, and understand life. – Langston Hughes I do believe in simplicity. It is astonishing as well as sad, how many… Continue reading Quotes That Will Give You The Resolve To Simplify Your Life
When you’re feeling anxious or stressed, you may feel that there’s nothing you can do about it. However, no matter how stressful your life seems, there are a few strategies that will help you cope with stress and release some of the pressure in your life. 1. Identify the source of your stress. Ask yourself… Continue reading Practical Ways To Cope With Stress
1. Believe that your calling is closer than you think. We spend so much time thinking about what our calling is and how we will fulfill it instead of trying to follow our curiosity or the excitement we feel towards something over the other. 2. Our calling may not be life-changing, but it guides our… Continue reading 20 Simple Reminders To Keep You Going When You Don’t Know What To Do With Your Life
By: Brianna Weist I recently watched (and some of you may be familiar with) a set of social experiments in which a group of men and then a group of women agreed to go on a date with a person they met on Tinder – a model, who would be in a fat suit when… Continue reading Watch: Why Women Are More Anxious Than Men
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
This post was first posted on Breakpoint. Maybe you’ve heard that phrase “killing them with kindness”? According to some, that may be what our culture is doing to today’s college students, at least psychologically. Peter Gray, a research professor at Boston College, sees what he calls “declining student resilience.” At one major university, “emergency calls… Continue reading Are We Over- Protecting Our Children?
When you are absolutely clear about what you want, you can then think about your goals most of the time. And the more you think about them, the faster they will materialize in your life. The process of asking yourself questions about your goals in each part of your life begins to clarify your thinking… Continue reading Clarity Makes Your Dreams Become Your Realities