I wasn't destined for a happy marriage, but God changed my life. Partly through people, but mostly through quiet meditation with a set of poignant marriage books — books I cried into, giggled at, and then allowed to change me.
You probably hear a lot about the obesity epidemic in America, but on the other side of the same coin is an unhealthy obsession to become more attractive. There’s an obsession with looks that’s dominating our generation, and I fell right into it.
As a kid, I asked way too many questions, but at some point, I just stopped. My beliefs were just whatever I was told. So whenever I started asking God to grow my faith, I had to begin dissecting my belief system and delineate between what I knew in my spirit and what I’d accepted mindlessly.
I used to work in the corporate world, and now I work for myself. A big change that’s taken place is the lack of feedback I receive from a boss. The way I remedy that is by setting annual work goals, creating a plan, and restrategizing quarterly. These are the 3 new strategies I’m implementing.