Lessons On Our Journey—Our Shield

  “Resist fear…I am your shield…your reward shall be beyond your expectation…” Genesis 15:1 (paraphrased) An alliance of four kings rebelled against an oppressive confederation of five kings. They sacked their cities, gathered the loot and headed home with the prisoners. Abram’s nephew Lot was among them.  Abram mustered his… Read moreLessons On Our Journey—Our Shield

What Do You Really Want From Life—Stones, Pebbles, Sand?

  This week I’ve been asking myself, what do I really want from life? Simple question, but not so easy to answer. Yet, it has profound impact on our journey.   Just to survive   The effort required just to survive, easily consumes our days. We get up, often dragging ourselves… Read moreWhat Do You Really Want From Life—Stones, Pebbles, Sand?

On A Success Scale of 1 – 10, How Do You Rate?

  Everyone wants to be successful. It is part of our DNA. We are created to be successful.   But is success something that is achieved? How do you know when you’ve achieved it? Is success a destination? How do you know when you’ve arrived?   Merriam-Webster reads, “success: the… Read moreOn A Success Scale of 1 – 10, How Do You Rate?

Minimalism—Trendy Fad or Urgent Necessity?

  I’ve come across the word, as you probably have, more than a few times recently. Sounds kinda trendy—like a term someone in-the-know, up-to-date and on-the-cutting-edge would use. I like to be that ‘someone’, but I’ve learned from experience to check the meaning and appropriate context of a term before… Read moreMinimalism—Trendy Fad or Urgent Necessity?

Takers and Givers — 5 Simple Ways To Empower

    Two kinds of people will cross your path—takers and givers.   Takers want something from you. With little or no regard for you or your property—takers poach. It may be money, something you possess, or your time—takers leech.   Give them an inch, they take a yard. Whether… Read moreTakers and Givers — 5 Simple Ways To Empower

A Profitable Asset Too Few Invest

  Everyone has an unlimited supply of this asset. Investment opportunities abound. The R.O.I. is phenomenal.   What am I talking about? A smile!   It’s no joke. The numbers back up my claim. After evaluating 3,000 participants from 79 countries, Jessica Pryce-Jones and her team of researchers compiled the… Read moreA Profitable Asset Too Few Invest