“Nearly all of God’s jewels are crystallized tears.*” It is so hard. Why do we have to go through hard times? I know they bring me closer to God, but it hurts so much!
It is often the painful things in life that later bring us great joy because it is only then that God’s true power is seen clearly. When I am weak, He is strong. Continue reading “I Love a Lonely Day – part 2”
In the span of 10 minutes, I found the contents of the recycle bin all over the lawn, my car door handle broke off, and I drove over my $100 pedometer on my way to work. I sighed, then smiled and said: Continue reading “Deciding to Have a Good Day”
I spent YEARS of my life marching around the SAME mountain. If I managed to propel my way out, I would march 1,000 times around the next mountain. If I was really lucky, I would propel in the wrong direction – back towards the first mountain! Wash. Rinse. Repeat.
Continue reading “Marching Around the Same Mountain”
Call me crazy, but Strategic Planning is hands down my favorite annual project. My second favorite project would be putting together the detailed plan, down to the umpteenth detail, outlining all the steps, time lines and resources needed to accomplish the goals setforth in the Strategic Plan. I love dreaming what could be – but a dream without a plan is just a dream, whereas a dream WITH a plan becomes reality. Continue reading “Strategic Life Planning”