Did God just close that door or should you persevere?

Did God just close that door or should you persevere?

At different points in my life, I’ve had experiences where I started questioning what God was doing (or not doing for that matter). Honestly, I didn’t know if He was closing the door or if He was waiting to see if I would push through and persevere.

As I walked through these different experiences, I couldn’t help but to always think about the movie, “Joy.” Joy is a movie about a very patient and dedicated, divorced mother who is not only struggling to provide for her family, but is living amongst a very dysfunctional family. The movie takes you on a journey as she invents a new kind of mop and the MANY obstacles she faces as she markets it to American moms.  Continue reading

5 Small Things You Can Start Doing NOW To Live Life Successfully

5 Small Things You Can Start Doing NOW To Live Life Successfully

Deep down inside all of us, is this yearning to live life successfully, to make our lives count. We want to not only make a difference, but we also want to live lives that are fruitful and filled with purpose.

But somewhere along the way, life gets hectic. And when life gets hectic, we tend to focus on just getting through the day, rather than taking stock of what changes need to be made in order to live life successfully, right now.

Today I want to encourage you to see the 5 small things that you can start doing now so that you can be successful in life.
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