Month: June 2014

Inspiration for Personal Growth

Don’t read a book and be a follower; read a book and be a student. Jim Rohn There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few that will catch your heart. Pursue them. Author Unknown If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at…

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How Are You Influencing Others?

“The influence you have is shown through your actions, behavior, and attitude. Every day you have the power to influence those around you either positively or negatively. The mandate is calling for you to be a person who strives to positively influence and impact those around you, causing people to become better and move toward…

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What’s in a Name?

A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favour rather than silver and gold. Proverbs 22:1 One of my favorite movies National Treasure. In it’s sequel, the main character, Ben Gates, is fighting to preserve his family name. He stated that he did not want the family name to be…

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Whose Goodness?

Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find? Proverbs 20:6 I am listening to the audio version of “How to Win Friends and Influence People.” Over and over, Dale Carnagie emphasizes that we need to praise others instead of our own. Also remember that humility is not…

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Counsel and Instruction from Proverbs 19

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end. Proverbs 19:20 KJV This is the start of a new thing that I’m trying. I plan to post a Scripture verse/passage or other quote that will help encourage, uplift, and motivate you. If you have any suggestions, please let me know….

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