In honor of my brother Richard getting engaged to his beautiful fiancé Nicole (pictured above), I'm sharing 34 Christian premarital questions. Before Marc and I started counseling, he wrote up with a list of 34 Christian premarital questions. You read that right. He w-r-o-t-e these questions because he is that brilliant. Mostly because we had a lot of questions. The questions we were finding in … [Read more...] about 34 Christian Premarital Questions Every Couple Should Ask
Today on July 4th across America--people are celebrating their freedom! Here are 4 simple ways to unleash life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness! Say "no" to good things and "yes" to greatness. When you unleash life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness--there will be plenty of people, places, and things that distract you from your calling and purpose. Choose to focus on one thing at a … [Read more...] about 4 Ways to Unleash Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness
Today, I want to share with you 19 reasons on why you should read the Bible. In 1997, my mom gave me a NLT One Year Bible. I was in the hospital with severe eczema all over my face and feet. She read to me Hosea 6:1-3 that says, “Come, let us return to the Lord. He has torn us to pieces; now he will heal us. He has injured us; now he will bandage our wounds. In just a short time he will restore … [Read more...] about 19 Reasons to Read the Bible
My life coach recommended Playing Big by Tara Mohr, and the first chapter on the inner critic blew me away! There will always be voices of doubt discouraging you from pursuing your dreams. Why not learn how to name your inner critic? This way when she (or he) appears, you can move forward in faith instead of fear. Tara writes, "The costs of women's self-doubt are enormous. Think of all the ideas … [Read more...] about Are you a dreamer with an inner critic?
It's important to take time for soul care especially when the days are long and the distractions are unrelenting! Here is a 5-minute soul care exercise you can do to find peace and envision your future self. Go to Unsplash.com and use the search bubble to search for an image that best represents how you practice soul care. You can scroll through the images or specific things like flowers, a … [Read more...] about A 5-Minute Soul Care Exercise
I know the feeling of packing my bags when I need to stay put. In fact, I have worked with many clients who have felt stuck. They know they need to move forward, but they're not sure how to transition well. I get it. I hate feeling stuck too. I know it's not easy to wait for it...whatever it is. Recently I went for a run around Memorial Park in Houston. I didn't make it much more than a … [Read more...] about 2 Tips to Stop “Packing My Bags When I Need to Stay”