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Preparation…

Everything we experience, everything that happens in our lives prepares us for something else. This includes both good and bad experiences. Life truly is a journey, not a destination. Keep going…

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Recall…

This morning I read where a major auto manufacturer was recalling 3 million vehicles. The recall was necessary due to something not functioning properly. Humans have recall, too. Experiences from childhood will manifest into us not functioning properly in an area of our adult lives. To correct this, we must dig into the recesses of our minds to examine, understand and free ourselves of what is causing us to misfire. This is hard, really hard work we do on ourselves. But it is so worthwhile…

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Justice…

“The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice”…Dr. Martin Luther King
Take a stand…

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Stand Up…

It’s time to take a stand. Stand up for what is true, what’s right, what’s noble. Speak up for those who feel like they don’t have a voice. Seek justice for the aggrieved. Do not bend or waver. Truth doesn’t have compromises…

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Fighter or Bridge Builder…

People are looking for a political fight. Family relationships are breaking, friendships are dissolved, and yet people don’t seem to care. I’m looking for places to reach out, build bridges with others. It begins with a willingness to listen…

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Kindness…

Our world needs kindness, now more than ever in my lifetime. People are struggling, fighting to make it through each day. We do not know what’s going on inside other people. Our kindness to them might lessen their burden, if just for a moment…

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Succeeding…

Do your work every day, no matter what personal obstacles you are dealing with. We make our own “lucky breaks.” I prefer calling it, putting yourself in a position to succeed…

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Confidence…

Confidence is built over time. Think about it, a toddler didn’t walk the first time they tried. Anytime you are learning a new skill, give yourself grace but apply yourself with a solid work ethic. Your confidence will grow…

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Voices…

All of us have two voices inside our heads, talking to us every waking moment. One voice encourages us, prompting us to pursue goodness and greater purpose. The other voice speaks fear and doubt into our minds. We have a choice: which voice do I listen to?

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Restoration…

The world is hard. It will beat you down. Let’s be the ones who respect and restore others, not knock them back down or judge them harshly. Extend kindness to others, even when they don’t deserve it…

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