Personal Growth Reflective Encouragement

Behind the Triple M’s

A look at the triple M’s: Monuments, Museums, and Markers~ How do you appreciate historical connection points?  Which describes you best when you visit a historical location or go to a museum, quickly walk through or linger to spend time looking through all the details?   Living so close to our nations capital has given me […]

Personal Growth Reflections of Life Reflective Encouragement Tuesday Tidbits

No to Quitting.

WINNERS NEVER QUIT Our greatest wins are accompanied by an inner battle cry of “YES! I can. YES! I will.”   Winners never quit. Quitting on a process means quitting on the result. This is not an attribute of an achiever. For high achievers, the demand or difficulty doesn’t matter as much as accomplishing the goal. […]

Personal Growth Reflections of Life

Salty or Sweet

Psalm 34:8-9 “Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.  Fear the Lord, you his holy people, for those who fear him lack nothing.” Salty or sweet, which do you turn to for a satisfying snack?  Choosing what snack to have is just one of our […]

Personal Growth Reflective Encouragement

The Blossoming Dream

Have you ever randomly answered a question and wondered to yourself “Where did that come from”.   Then, follow it with a slight chuckle at yourself?   I have and I actually thought it was a joke until I began to see my “random” answer begin to unfold in my life. The simple question I answered was; […]

Personal Growth Reflective Encouragement Tuesday Tidbits

Engaged in Prayer

Engaged in prayer.    What does it look like to be engaged in prayer?   What does it mean for us to be engaged in prayer?   Does that statement describe our prayer life? I was challenged with a new way of looking at prayer engagement in the current Bible Study I’m doing Prayer Warrior by Stormie Omartian. […]

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Leadership Growth Connection #1 Leading the Leader

If we want to lead well and develop great teams we must start by leading ourself well.  Why? To keep ourself on the cutting edge of leadership with influence and impact.  Leadership is far more than having been given a position.  It is cultivated with character and influence.  That is why leaders looking to go […]

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Spiritual Growth Connection #1 Light for the Journey

Psalm 119:105  “Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.” Welcome to the Spiritual Growth Connection!  This is a place you will be encouraged in your journey to grow and go deeper with the Lord.  We are always moving on our spiritual journey.  The direction we are moving determines effects […]

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Personal Growth Connection #1 What’s your “why”?

How did we get to where we are in life? Did we just arrive or was there some intention behind the process that brought us here? For some of us we just followed the natural progression through the local school system. Then we were off to higher education or right into the workforce. But at […]