There's an old adage that says: "Smile and the world smiles with you." Inspiring others to be inspired is one of the greatest reciprocal gifts of our time. It doesn't cost a penny to make other people happy, and the blessings you receive are far greater than you could ever give. Why not empower yourselfdaily to be the best you can be?
Independence and freedom are something that we all crave to enjoy, experience and maintain yet for many people of the world, those thoughts seem to be a fleeting mirage.
When someone does us wrong, we want to get even and let the world know about the evil side of that person. While you may be right in feeling upset or hurt about the bad behavior of others, I believe our Heavenly Father would prefer for us to swallow our pride and turn the other cheek.
Sometimes in life, we like to make excuses for what is placed in front of us. But as I have observed how many unfortunate people have been struggling through the aftermath of recent storms, I was amazed how they are learning to adapt to their current situation in amazing ways. Some refuse to give in and give up and others have declared that they will survive! They have been coaching themselvesto
Are you a skeptical person, always doubting others or questioning the validity or authenticity of something?
So often, I have found that people try to compare themselves and their lives with others. The youth of today are always attempting to compare themselves with their peers, with movie stars and others; in fact, they use those words with their parents when they want to get something or gain a point. It has become an epidemic in the world—craving to keep up with what other possess. You will not be able to attain a true sense of
Oh! Don’t get me wrong---we are all born perfect in the eyes of our Creator, but it is us humans who believe that we are imperfect so guess what--We self-prophesize and become imperfect. It is as simple as that! I have written about this topic in my book: “Hello—Is Anybody Listening?”
Seriously---How do you treat yourself on a daily basis and how do you take care of you because that usually tells the world what you think about yourself. I truly like myself and who I am. The other day I received a compliment from a man and he said: “I can see that you are a beautiful person.” I answered with: “Thank you—yes, I am.” After I said those words, I caught myself thinking—WOW—I praised myself in front of all those people. But I had to agree with him because I know with all my faults and shortcomings, I have a lot to offer the world and yes, on the inside of me,
Who are you? The power of the words: “I am” begins with your personal declaration of “I am ________”. (you fill in the blank)
I recently heard the evangelist, Joel Olsen speak about the power of the “I am” and his words were inspirational and transformational. For when we want to empower ourselves, it is important to believe in ourselves and who we are.