The Spirit World

(Part 3) Thriving Spiritually in a Physical World

The Spirit World I don’t understand myself. I want to have a good attitude when I drive through the Las Vegas highways, but I don’t do it. Instead, I do what I hate. I know I have a wrong attitude. I need to live God’s way because it’s better than experiencing anger behind the wheel. […]

Time to Soul Search

(Part 2) Soul searching for a healthier life

Do you take the time to soul search?   Last week, we started a three-part series called, “Understanding Our Three-Fold Framework.” We began with the visible gift known as our bodies and how our physical form can help us flourish. We discovered there’s an incredible synergy between body, soul, and spirit. This week, we’re going to look […]

Understanding Our Three-Fold Framework

(Part 1) Pursuing a healthier body, soul, and spirit

There’s nothing more frustrating than having an aspiration or goal that fades in the mire of busyness and circumstances. There’s no need to feel guilty. It happens to all of us, but understanding our three-fold framework can help us strategically tackle these hurdles.   Are You Ready to be Authentic? In this three-part series, we’ll […]

The God Who Sees

We have God's attention

Winter days in Las Vegas are chilly. One morning, I could hear the wind blowing against the house. I layered my clothes, put on my down jacket, scarf, gloves, baseball hat and a beanie over the hat. You would have thought I lived in Alaska, but I’m a former California girl, and I’m used to […]

The Freedom We Neglect to Protect

Our heart's attitude

A transparent attitude when you’re having a bad day isn’t pretty. My recent attitude adjustment was over my computer. My website was down, my computer was freezing up, and the Internet was slow. How ridiculous, right? As I stomped around the house, I let a machine ruin my day. Circumstances will rob our inner freedom […]

Life after Disappointments

Why closure is important

Before you plan your next health goal, business goal or annual goal, consider closure. What do I mean? Let’s look at closure beyond its conventional definition that usually involves relationships. Although relationships are significant, unresolved circumstances or unmet expectations can affect our mindset and personal productivity. They need closure.   Reconcile Your Emotional Bank Unresolved […]

The Voice that Calls

A special Christmas message

What does Christmas mean to you? We can agree it’s about Jesus. Why he came. Why he died. Why he rose again. Because of Jesus we have redemption, reconciliation, and relationship. But there’s more. Jesus is the voice that calls. The world needs your voice, your story, and your love. I hope you find this […]

15 Affordable Gift Ideas

It's okay to be a regifter!

Have you ever been afraid to regift? Are you worried what others might think? Unfortunately, the word regifter has a negative connotation. You may think of the traveling holiday fruitcake that Aunt Betty gave Milly and somehow made its way back to Aunt Betty. Perhaps you recall the unwanted raffle prize that ended up as […]

Jesus is Our Solid Rock

How to spiritually stand during life's tests

When we were in school, we had frequent exams. In High School, we had to pass a driver’s test and prepare for the Scholastic Assessment Test. Perhaps you’ve taken a strengths test or aptitude test. Let’s not forget the pregnancy test that brings happy news to a childless couple. Some tests are easy, and others […]

A Thankful Heart

Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving

Sometimes, it’s hard to be thankful when we’re in the midst of problems, but Jesus doesn’t go on vacation or use a call center. You can reach him in a moment because he never stops thinking about you. This Thanksgiving, be thankful knowing you are on his mind–all the time. I hope you enjoy this year’s […]