The Art of Self-Discipline

Last week, I was invited to three dinners to celebrate Christmas. I knew that I would be surrounded by all kinds of delicious but fattening foods. Yet, I felt that I could be somewhat of a disciplined eater at these gatherings. Well, that theory failed. My normal regimen of lean meats, fruits and vegetables was… Read More

Where There Is No Vision

Proverbs 29:18 states that “Where there is no vision, the people perish”. As I reflect on this scripture, I am enlightened on the importance of anticipating and perceiving what is to come in relation to personal growth and opportunity. Have you taken the time to visualize monumental goals for your life? Consider goals that promote… Read More

The Barrier of Procrastination

Are there goals in your life that you want to achieve? Yet, you continually find yourself delaying or putting off any effort to make your goals a reality? You might find yourself saying, “I’ll do it next week” or “I don’t have enough time”. This is the barrier of procrastination and it can be a… Read More

In Your Dreams

In my teenage years, I remember hearing the phrase, “in your dreams”. This negative connotation was often given in response to a statement that had little chance of becoming a reality. For example, if you were asked out on a date that you didn’t desire, your response might be “in your dreams”. While you have… Read More