Why Acknowledging Personal Development is Crucial to Success

Personal Development

When it comes to personal development, it’s so easy to focus on lack. I think, instead, we should focus on achievement! So often our thoughts go to - On what do I need to work? How can I improve? Why didn’t that work? What could I have done differently? How do I need to … [Read more...]

Ringing In the New Year: New Ways to Begin

Ringing In the New Year: New Ways to Begin

Wow. In my Faith-Filled Annual Planning I had three things come up for 2016. Wanna hear what they are? I am claiming them right now. Balance Your Life Follow My Lead Do Your Work Yep. Those three things. Vague right? To you. Not to me. Let me clarify. Things are a bit out of balance for me … [Read more...]

Martha, Martha: Preparing to Keep My Heart Right This Christmas

Martha, Martha: Preparing to Keep My Heart Right This Christmas

Martha, Martha. Luke 10: 38-42: As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet listening to what he said. But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had to be … [Read more...]

Creating Our Own Family Traditions

Creating Our Own Family Traditions

Christmas used to be my favorite holiday. Magic. Wonder. Tinsel. With a birthday 8 days prior, being off of school, and having family all around it always seemed such a magical time of year. As I have aged, responsibilities and travel have all come into play, and that has shifted. Part was the way … [Read more...]

We Cleared Time, We Joined Together, We Planned.

Life Verse

It is finished! Well, not quite, but last Friday's Faith-Filled Annual Planning Virtual Event was a success! I personally set about to create three short-term intentions for 2016 and my fellow planners each came to the day with specific outcomes in mind. None of us were disappointed. We began our … [Read more...]