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Why Spiritual Growth Is Important

Spiritual growth is important. Spiritual growth means to become progressively stronger in your inner life. Spiritual growth is important for a number of reasons. The first reason will always be because you have a deep need for it to be a happy and vibrant, flourishing human being. We grow every day in small, subtle ways, but spiritual growth is […] Continue reading →

The Power Of Personal Affirmation

Belief accepts affirmation. An affirmation is a statement regarding something you wish to see take place in your life, such as health, happiness, or financial freedom. An affirmation can be a carefully crafted, powerful phrase or a statement arising from personal experience. An affirmation is: a confirmation a declaration a nod of approval a solemnly sworn statement an acknowledgment […] Continue reading →

The Power Of Being Vulnerable

There are many benefits to being vulnerable. Being vulnerable means you are in an unguarded position, like a sitting duck — accessible, defenseless and susceptible. To be vulnerable is to risk being wounded, not just emotionally, but being subject to criticism, moral scrutiny or to temptation, as in a point of weakness. To be vulnerable means to risk: being excluded being hurt […] Continue reading →

26 Ways To Ruin Your Life and Be A Total Failure

How do you define failure? Failure is a pivotal word. Some people are determined to be a sure success, believing that failure is impossible. Others believe they are doomed to a life of failure, getting no further than their forebears. Robert Frost described failure as “nothing to look backward to with pride, and nothing to look forward to with hope.” […] Continue reading →

The Magic of An Amazing Attitude

An acronym I invented for the word attitude. Attitude is: biased behavior emotional evaluation mental mindset optimistic outlook particular predisposition personal perspective Zig Ziglar said, “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.“ The Greek word for attitude is phronéo (fron-ey-o) and means to: be mentally disposed (more or less) in a certain direction have a sentiment or opinion set the affection […] Continue reading →

The Power of Your Subconscious Mind

Your subconscious is impressive! Your subconscious mind is very impressive! Orison Swett Marden said, “It is psychological law that whatever we desire to accomplish we must impress upon the subjective or subconscious mind.” God has gifted you with innate intelligence. With your objective, rational, reasoning mind, you make conscious choices. This does not infer that conscious choices you make […] Continue reading →

Smorgasbord of Love Quotes

One of my favorite love quotes. Love quotes are always welcome words, especially to hearts that hunger for significance.  In this smorgasbord, there is something special here for everyone. If love is the currency of life, then love quotes are estimates of the meaning of love. The Popularity of Love Quotes Because love is as perennial as the grass, love quotes […] Continue reading →

The Fine Art Of Forgiveness: Freedom Awaits You

Forgiveness is an act of bravery. Forgiveness is the ability to pronounce pardon on both an offender and their offense. It also dismisses debt and overlooks obligations. Forgiveness does not deny or diminish the wrongdoing. It doesn’t mean that you agree with what happened. It does not mean that you are naive or weak. Forgiveness means that you release another person […] Continue reading →

The Beauty of Simplicity: Living A Simpler Life

Simplicity is a choice. Simplicity is, quite simply, freedom from complexity. Living is an art. So ask yourself, “What picture am I painting with my life?” Is it like a pastoral setting of serenity, such as were painted by the late Dubravko Raos, or is it a portrait of a complex world? Another sense of the word simplicity that […] Continue reading →