There’s Something About Passion

There’s Something About Passion

Born in 1868, Florence Foster Jenkins, above anything else, loved to sing opera. When she was 17 years old, her wealthy father refused to let her go abroad to study music, so she eloped. In 1909 her father died and she used her inheritance to kick start her career, taking lessons and becoming active in [...]

There’s Nothing Wrong with New Year’s Resolutions

There's absolutely nothing wrong with making New Year's Resolutions.  A resolution is simply a firm decision, a determination to change something.  Nothing wrong with that... but don't leave it at that.  Doing two simple things will take it out of the realm of mere intention: Tie your resolution to the purpose God has for your [...]

Don’t Settle

Don’t ever settle for ordinary, average, unexceptional.  I’m not talking about the scale, quantity, or fame of your achievement, but rather in the quality and influence of your purpose.  Investing in people, building your confidence by stepping out of your comfort zone, and being bold will drive you forward and bring increase. The value of [...]

Getting Out of Your Own Way – Part 4 of 6

In order to fully pursue the purpose God has placed on our lives, we are looking at how to avoid self-defeating behaviors.  Each week for six weeks we’re looking at one of the following: To get out of you own way, you need to remember… 1. …your identity 2. …what you are doing  3. …your [...]

Getting Out of Your Own Way – Part 1

In order to fully pursue the purpose God has placed on our lives, we are looking at how to avoid self-defeating behaviors.  Each week for six weeks we’re looking at one of the following:To get out of you own way, you need to remember… 1. …your identity 2. …what you are doing 3. …your purpose [...]