Quote of the day: 12/16/15

"Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery; None but ourselves can free our minds." --Bob Marley My 11 year old daughter has an assignment where she needs to read Elizabeth Bishop's "The Fish" and Bob Marley's "Redemption Song" to find quotes and acts of freedom then, connect them. I found this song interesting as I have never heard … Continue reading Quote of the day: 12/16/15

Quote of the day: 3/2/15

“As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed.”~Vincent Van Gogh Happy Monday. I hope you had a great weekend. Why is it that life becomes more difficult as we advance through our journey? I believe it has to do … Continue reading Quote of the day: 3/2/15

Quote of the day: 2/10/15

"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts." --Eleanor Roosevelt Today is a fresh new day. It is a wonderful beginning towards achieving your goals. Today is the day you can. Today is a new day that refills you with strength. Don't be afraid of what the day may look like. Welcome the struggles the … Continue reading Quote of the day: 2/10/15

Quote of the day: 1/27/15

"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places." --Ernest Hemingway We all become broken at one time or another, in one way or another. The key is weight training and exercising our broken area to be strong at the weakest place. Was your trust crossed? Was your heart-broken? Our hearts … Continue reading Quote of the day: 1/27/15

Sermon Sunday Quote of the day: 1/25/15

"God is my strength and power: and he maketh my way perfect." - 2 Samuel 22:33 KJV No matter your circumstance or problems, the addictions you are fighting against or the depression weighing you down, God, can deliver you of anything and everything and provide you with the strength and power you need. Do you … Continue reading Sermon Sunday Quote of the day: 1/25/15

Quote of the day 1/21/15

“You are never stronger...than when you land on the other side of despair.” --Zadie Smith I have completed Zadie Smith's "White Teeth." It was a requirement for my current Experimental Fiction course. This book is the type of book that certainly needs to be read multiple times due to its dense saturation of underlying themes. … Continue reading Quote of the day 1/21/15