Purpose Category

Lessons I have learned from having a brain injury…

Did you know March is National Brain Injury Month? Why is this important? FACTS about TBI in the USA from BrainTrauma.org Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death and disability in children and adults from ages 1 to 44. Brain injuries are most often caused by motor vehicle crashes, sports injuries, or simple […]

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Is self-importance killing your soul?

“If your soul is unhealthy, you can’t help anyone.” Dallas Willard I am currently reading John Ortberg’s, Soul Keeping: Caring for the most important part of you. Somewhere along the line, John wrote a few sentences on how self-importance can kill the soul. These words had more impact on me then the entire book. Sometimes […]

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The 13th Disciple…What does it mean to follow Jesus?

The Rich Young Ruler came to Jesus and asked what it would take to follow Him and receive eternal life. Jesus replied, “’If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow Me.’ But when the young man heard […]

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Would you believe me if I told you that recognition is more important than love?

In a 60 minutes interview, Lesley Stahl reported on a new show called “Alive55 + and Kickin” in Harlem. Inspired by Vi Higginsen – Mama Foundation for the Arts, Vi’s vision was to bring real people, not trained actors, over the age of 55 to the stage to tell their stories through song. During the […]

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Know Your Purpose and Identify Your Calling

Calling and purpose are somewhat of a mantra for me. But when I find someone who can articulate there meaning better than me, I have to share it! Not only that, the person who wrote this blog is one of my closes friends and colleagues. What could be better! In addition, I am including a FREE leadership training Angela and […]

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#LikeAGirl

What we teach our children shapes their gender identity, their self-confidence, their worth, and their ability to walk in a life of calling and purpose as an adult. Whether you are male or female, be empowered today to be who God created you to be!

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Talk Tuesday…A Series on Balance (Blog 4 – Balancing the Boat)

Every Tuesday we engage in one big question, topic or idea. You are invited to write in with a suggestion you want to share. I surely do not have all the answers but know that together we can generate some great conversation and have fun in the process. (Feel free to post your topics, questions, […]

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A Heart Shaped Raindrop for You…

This morning I vowed to get organized. I am famous for writing reminders, blog ideas, or parts of speaking scripts on anything that is in front of me. It might be the computer, but it might also be a napkin, the back of a receipt, or my hand.  I told my husband, Mark, “Today is the day! I am going to create […]

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Are your actions revealing your beliefs or your indifference?

Every person has the human right of dignity, freedom, and equality. I know you agree. But are your actions revealing your beliefs or your indifference. Even if our beliefs are for a world of justice, freedom, and equality, it is our actions that will change the world. What Seth Godin said in his blog today personally […]

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Talk Tuesday…A series on balance (Blog 2: Balance vs. Time)

Every Tuesday we engage in one big question, topic or idea. You are invited to write in with a suggestion you want to share. I surely do not have all the answers but know that together we can generate some great conversation and have fun in the process. (Feel free to post your topics, questions, […]

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