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Prayers of Gratitude

Most of my prayers are prayers of gratitude. Every good thing we have is a gift from our Creator. Our heartbeats, fresh air and our minds are things we oftentimes take for granted, yet without them we wouldn’t function well. Remember to say thank you to the One who supplies our every need…

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Interview With Octavious Bishop

www.dropbox.com/s/ahk1aubtvsi0x44/Determined People ep3_mp3.mp3

When Octavious Bishop entered high school, he was reading at a 4th grade level and taking Special Education classes. Through the intervention of one man and the support of many others, today he is known as Dr. Octavious Bishop.

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Accept Yourself…

Many people in today’s culture suffer from a lack of self-acceptance. The root cause could be parents who rejected you, the pain of divorce, or simply comparison. Here’s the truth: God created you exactly, precisely the way He wanted you to be. He doesn’t second-guess himself, and He doesn’t make mistakes. You are a masterpiece…

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Interview With Stacy Johnson

www.dropbox.com/s/dd8viz3a2h3zbcz/DPPE2.mp3

Stacy Johnson was placed in foster care at the age of two. After being bounced from home to home, she asked to be part of a foster home where she met a counselor who changed her life. Stacy emancipated out of foster care at 16, and the last thing the judge said to her before he hit the gavel was, “Stacy, you might change the world.” Click on the link to listen to Stacy’s miraculous life story, and learn how she is changing the world…

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The Elite Class…

It’s a given that some people believe they are better than others. They’re not. People use comparison to gauge where they are socially and economically. This just breeds frustration. Our Creator loves us all the same. Rich or poor. Black or white. Gay or straight. Something to consider…

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My Interview With Hadassa

podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-determined-people-podcast/id1545647376

Hadassa has a story of overcoming homelessness, molestation and rape. She found the light in her life through Jesus Christ, and now she spreads her light to others. She is still going through a rough period, but you would not know it by her attitude. God has worked miracles in her life, which she openly shares. Click on the link to listen to her story…

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Everyone Matters…

Nothing is random. Every life is created with a special purpose in mind. Our lives are not to be taken for granted. We are here to serve others which brings honor and glory to our Creator. Serve Him well, with all your heart. Everyone is important in the grand plan. Everyone matters…

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On Fire!

If you believe the news stories from around the world, they would have you believe that danger lurks around every corner, and that we live in division. Turn the news off. Yes, it’s true that you cannot legislate evil out of the hearts of mankind, but I believe in the goodness of people. I see acts of kindness every day. Simple acts that help, not hurt. Get away from the negative. If something big happens, you will hear about it. Pursue what brings light and life into your life…

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Interview With Cheryl Williams

podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-determined-people-podcast/id1545647376

Cheryl Williams is a survivor and a fighter. She was abused emotionally, physically, sexually and spiritually until her teenage years when she was placed in foster care. She has healed from the trauma of her life, and now dedicates her life to foster kids. Click on the link to listen to our lively interview…

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