Browsed by
Tag: positivity

Are YOU Up to the Challenge? No Complaining or Negativity in 2017!

Are YOU Up to the Challenge? No Complaining or Negativity in 2017!

I’m challenging myself. Are YOU up to the challenge? I’m endeavoring to NOT complain or dwell on negativity in this new year of 2017!  Related to that, I want to make sure my words are uplifting and wholesome. Words have power, for good or bad, and it’s important to pay attention to what we say–better yet, to think BEFORE we speak!     Some inspiration for this second day of January…   “Today thank God and decide not to complain…

Read More Read More

Challenge in the New Year: No Complaining or Negative Words

Challenge in the New Year: No Complaining or Negative Words

We’re down to two days left of 2016 — and we DID get our nor’easter yesterday here in Maine, with more than a foot of new snow!     I am thankful that we did not encounter as many problems with this “quick hit” Nor’easter as we have with bigger, longer lasting storms in the past. Our power was not out for more than a few hours, and since it was during early to mid-morning hours, it didn’t interfere with…

Read More Read More

Pursue the Positive – Negate the Negative – September 9 Inspiration

Pursue the Positive – Negate the Negative – September 9 Inspiration

Pursue the positive. Negate the negative. It wouldn’t be reasonable to suggest you can be happy and positive all the time. It can be a real challenge just to get up some days and face your responsibilities. It helps, though, to at least focus on the positive–express gratitude for all the loved ones in your life, for the blessings, for every good thing you have going for you. Don’t let negative thoughts overwhelm you or push aside those positive thoughts….

Read More Read More

Walk Away from Negativity and Redirect to the Positive Instead – Belated August 26 Inspiration

Walk Away from Negativity and Redirect to the Positive Instead – Belated August 26 Inspiration

I have had a busy three-day weekend, between preparing for an out-of-state trip, and then the trip itself to visit my daughter and son-in-law in New Hampshire for my granddaughters’ combined birthday party (ages 2 and 4!) So I’m catching up on posts now. Step away from negativity. Redirect to the positive instead. I’m not sure why negativity is so insidious, but it certainly seems to creep in and take over sometimes even before we know it. Kind of like…

Read More Read More

Overcoming Dread by Exercising Faith – August 24 Inspiration

Overcoming Dread by Exercising Faith – August 24 Inspiration

Overcoming dread by exercising faith! I am thankful God gives us the ability to handle situations that arise suddenly. Likewise, it’s comforting to know we can  turn to God when unexpected things occur and they’re out of our hands to make the necessary changes happen that would improve the  situation or help us return to a state of  normalcy. That’s when we need to exercise our faith!   So onto today’s inspirational thought about overcoming dread and gaining the victory……

Read More Read More

Focus on the Positive – Turn Away from the Negative – August 20 Inspiration

Focus on the Positive – Turn Away from the Negative – August 20 Inspiration

Focus on the positive. Turn away from the negative. Sometimes easier said than done, but focusing on the positive while not allowing negative thoughts to overwhelm us, usually yields a good outcome. Here are your inspirational thoughts for this Saturday, just past mid-August…   “Jesus came to open the prison doors and set the captives free. You will only begin to progress when you start to believe you can experience freedom. You must have a  positive vision for your life–…

Read More Read More

%d bloggers like this: