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Potential/Passion/Purpose

The Gift of Pain

Most of us enjoy receiving gifts. We desire many good things. The smartphone you have always wanted, the new computer, the new outfit or handbag, cologne, accessories, chocolates, roses, jewelry or even something of little monetary value but priceless in sentimental value. We love gifts. They make us feel special, appreciated and loved. As a […]

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Potential/Passion/Purpose

A Love Letter and a Prayer

Dear Friend, This week I personalize my message to you in the form of a love letter and a prayer. How have you been keeping? How have you been coping? I trust that even as you read this, that you and your family have daily provisions and are safe and well. My family and I […]

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Self-worth

Celebrating your Strengths

We tend to celebrate winners. The sporting world, in which winning is paramount, have given us many winners to celebrate – Tiger Woods, Serena Williams, Michael Jordan, Usain Bolt, Brian Lara and the list can go on and on. We have been cultured to celebrate big. Only big accomplishments tend to be recognized. But the […]

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Psychology

Reconnecting to Self during Trying Times

Life as we knew it has come to a screeching halt. Not only has it come to a halt but we have been violently taken prisoner by a mean and cold abductor. We have been denied the freedom to attend church, gather and socialize with friends, go to the beach, a restaurant or exercise in […]