How We Pray

It has been my observation over the years that many people pray to God to be cured when they get sick. They also often pray to God to not get a certain condition. Please God, don't let me get cancer! for instance. Obviously, these prayers don't always seem to...

Sleep Deprived Children Have Health Problems

If your child has frequent health and/or emotional problems, consider that a lack of sleep may be all or at least part of the problem. Every function in the body is affected by sleep. And for a child, the risks of sleep deprivation are much more serious than simply...

25 Things I Wish I'd Known in My 20's

The only thing you have control over is yourself. Trying to control other people or things is a waste of time and energy. Holding on to something or someone is the best way to lose it. The tighter the grip, the faster they run. You create your life experiences one...

What’s Your Money Style

We all have a different style when it comes to our relationship with money. I’m not talking about your fears or stories about money. Your fears are a whole other box of worms. When I refer to style, I mean how you would relate to money if you had never been...

Are Your Kids Running Your Life

Nobody ever promised that parenting would be easy. We are caught between spoiling our children and taking away privileges for bad behavior. Apart from loving and encouraging our children, discipline is the most important parental task. While praising good behavior is...

From Prospect to Client in Thirty Seconds

The process of converting a prospect to a client can seem like it takes forever. You meet a prospective client, follow up with him or her over time, and hopefully have a chance to make a sales presentation or schedule an initial consultation at no charge. Then you...

The Miracle of Silence

The Miracle of Silence By Janet Bray Attwood We have all heard the saying, "Well begun is half done!" On that note, have you thought about how you are going to begin your New Year? I, like the vast majority of Americans, used to begin my new year with a...

Winterizing Tips for Homeowners

The snow has already begun to fly in various parts of the country, and now you’re looking forward to snuggling on the couch with a good book in front of a warm fire. But before you get too comfortable, make sure that your house is winterized for this coming...

Cynthia Kersey – Designing a Joyful Life

Kahlil Gibran once wrote that, When you work with love, you bind yourself to yourself, to one another, and to God. He alone is great who turns the voice of the wind into a song made sweeter by his own loving. Work is love made visible. Cynthia Kersey is a woman whose...

Your Health in the New Year

"Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare." Japanese proverb People have been making New Year’s resolutions since the year 153 B.C., and you can be sure they’ve been breaking them for just as many centuries. So, why...