Hope…

Several times per year I am privileged to speak to incarcerated kids. These are children ages 10-17 who have made some bad decisions. When they regain their freedom, they return home to abuse, alcoholism, drug abuse and worse. I share my life story with them, and in a short time the skin color difference, the age difference, it just melts away. They see me as one of them. Today is one of those days! I’m trying to spread hope to people who have very little…#heart #purpose #hope #drive #desire #encourageothers

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Be Mindful…

If you knew how powerful your mind is, you would never allow anything negative to enter it. When you learn to control your thoughts, your life changes. #change #heart #drive #desire #encourageothers

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Darts…

Life can sometimes make you feel like a dartboard, with multiple darts being thrown your way. The darts of doubt, insecurity, fear, even hopelessness can feel brutal. You gotta fight through them. Never give up. Never give in…#heart #connection #drive #desire #perseverance #encourageothers

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Change…

Change can be easy to accomplish, or it can seem insurmountable. The battleground is our mind. Take control of your thoughts. Thoughts lead to action. If you want something in your life to change, you must be willing to go through some discomfort. Just begin…#heart #drive #desire #change #purpose #encourageothers

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Words…

A scalpel in the hands of a skilled surgeon can be used for healing. A switchblade held by a thug can do great harm. All of us possess an instrument which can heal or harm others. It’s called our tongue. What kind of words are you using? Words of restoration or judgment? Words of encouragement or are you putting others down? Let’s think before we speak. Something to consider…#heart #connection #drive #desire #words #purpose #encourageothers

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