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First Time Home Owner

It’s such a blessing to be able to become a home owner at the age of 25. When I graduated college with $120,000 worth of debt, I never thought that I would be able to afford a home of my own. Over the last two years I have sacrificed a lot so that I could reduce my debt and build wealth. In this blog, I will be sharing the 12 things that I did in order to reach my goal of becoming a...

Election 2016

This year I made up in my mind that I wasn’t going to vote…. Until my job let me off early to vote I don’t like politics because the system is broken, corrupt, and ineffective from my perspective I’m not a democrat or republican, I’m an independent thinker When I vote I select politicians based on their policies, character, and heart for the people I agree and disagree with certain views on both sides I don’t believe in choosing between...

Why Compare Yourself?

2 Corinthians 10:12 (NLT) Oh, don’t worry; we wouldn’t dare say that we are as wonderful as these other men who tell you how important they are! But they are only comparing themselves with each other, using themselves as the standard of measurement. How ignorant! We the American people live in a society where people believe that their own personal self-worth is determined by how they measure up against other people. Many of us have the tendency to constantly compare...

Tunnel Vision

Proverbs 4:25-27 (NIV) Let your eyes look straight ahead; fix your gaze directly before you. Give careful thought to the paths for your feet and be steadfast in all your ways. Do not turn to the right or the left; keep your foot from evil. Vision keeps one’s eyes on the future, thoughts optimistic, and feet upon the right path. While taking care of business in the present we should always keep our eyes focused on the future. The future will...

Eyes: Gateway to the Soul

Luke 11:34-35 (NKJV) The lamp of the body is the eye. Therefore, when your eye is good, your whole body also is full of light. But when your eye is bad, your body also is full of darkness. Therefore take heed that the light which is in you is not darkness. The mind is only powerful when we learn how to master it. To begin mastering our thoughts we must realize that our minds are heavily influenced by what we...

Wait on God

Psalm 27:14 (KJV) Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord. Have you ever been to a place in life where the reality of your relationships, circumstances, and situations weighed so heavily against you that you didn’t even want to wake up because you had to face them another day? Have you ever been in a place in life where it seemed like absolutely nothing was going your...

Peace, Peace

John 14:27 (NKJV) Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. The problems of life are causing many individuals to feel extremely stressed, depressed, overwhelmed, and restless. All over the world people are searching for peace but can’t seem to find it. They have tried several different paths, methods, and worldly religions to find peace, but...