Words of Wisdom

If It Was Easy, There Would Be No

If It Was Easy, There Would Be No ???

Ease is a greater threat to progress than hardship! So, if you fall down seven times. Make sure you get up eight! https://www.youtube.com/watch?enablejsapi=1&autoplay=0&cc_load_policy=0&iv_load_policy=1&loop=0&modestbranding=0&rel=1&showinfo=1&fs=1&playsinline=1&autohide=2&theme=dark&color=red&controls=2&" class="__youtube_prefs__" title="YouTube player" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen data-no-lazy="1" data-skipgform_ajax_framebjll="">
What Is Penny Hardaway Doing In Memphis?

What Is Penny Hardaway Doing In Memphis, Tennessee?

I’ve wondered from time-to-time what Penny Hardaway was doing, since he retired from playing basketball. I never took the time to find out, but I came across a video that I had to share about Penny Hardaway, and what he’s doing with his life today. What’s Penny Hardaway Up To? Penny actually went home when …

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Tyler Perry - When the Lord Tells You to Move

Tyler Perry – In Order To Be Blessed, Your Haters Have To Be Present

Tyler Perry said it best about your haters, "In Order To Be Blessed, Your Haters Have To Be Present".Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: Psalms 23:5 Life at times will seem to hit you with haters from all sides, all forms, shapes, and sizes. But Tyler Perry delivered a …

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One Older Gentleman

One Older Gentlemen

I titled this post One Older Gentlemen because the story is about an older gentlemen, age 63, who had traveled through life and still financially unsuccessful. But the picture I chose is not the gentlemen in the story. He's one of my favorite actors. Maybe I'll write a post about him later for black history. …

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Remember The Five Simple Rules To Be Happy

A 92-year-old, petite, well-poised and proud man, who is fully dressed each morning by eight o’clock, with his hair fashionably combed and shaved perfectly, even though he es legally blind, moved to a nursing home today. His wife of 70 years recently passed away, making the move necessary. After many hours of waiting patiently in …

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You Can’t Overcome Your Fear Unless…

You can’t overcome your fears unless you first recognize they exist. Here’s a story that may help. Check it out. Several old-timers sat around talking about their days in the old West, when one said, “I’ll never forget the time I killed an Indian.” “Shoot him?” asked another old-timer. “Nope,” said the first. “Kill him …

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P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S.

I came across a poem created by John Maxwell that may help when dealing with difficult issues. It somewhat changes the way you look at problems. Predictors – helping to mold our future. Reminders – showing us that we cannot succeed alone.  Opportunities – pulling us out of ruts and prompting us to think creatively. …

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Believe

Do You Believe?

As I read each of these stories, the questions came to me, Do we believe? 2 Chronicles 20:20-30 Jehoshaphat stood before the people and spoke against what appeared to be sure destruction & defeat, and the only thing Jehoshaphat said was, Believe in the Lord your God, so shall ye be established; believe his prophets, …

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