Blue Chip Investment

Apple. Disney. Facebook. Johnson and Johnson. What do these four companies have in common? They are what investors call Blue Chip stocks. Blue chip stocks are defined by Investopedia as “established, stable, and well recognized corporations.” These companies have a proven track record of stability and steady growth over time. They are the companies thatContinue reading “Blue Chip Investment”

Uncharted Waters

If there’s one thing I strongly dislike, it’s definitely when I’m traveling out of town using my built-in GPS and I’m in an area that isn’t charted on the version that I have. When this happens, normally the navigation reroutes me and if I’m not careful, it will have me going either in circles orContinue reading “Uncharted Waters”

Build Momentum

“It takes a leader to create the momentum, it takes a vision to direct the momentum, it takes a massive action to build on the momentum, and it takes self-discipline to sustain the momentum. Momentum is the bridge between a vision and its results.”- Farshad Asi If I’ve learned anything in my time of living,Continue reading “Build Momentum”

It’s a Wrap

Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because the days are evil. Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. -Ephesians 5:15-17 KJV There’s nothing like a bowl of procrastination with a ice cold glass of time. Yep youContinue reading “It’s a Wrap”

Escalated Coverage

In the Spring, I have counted 136 different kinds of weather inside of 24 hours. – Mark Twain “Weather aware” has become the new buzz for me when watching meteorologists during their weather forecast. It’s becoming a new normal to hear of tumultuous storms that leave areas devastated for weeks, months even. I remember whenContinue reading “Escalated Coverage”

The Restored Soul

The busyness of life can sometimes leave you in a state of needing some rest and relaxation. Have you ever taken out the time to get some rest but you returned to your regular schedule still feeling depleted? Been there done that. It’s like taking a vacation to get rest but after it’s over, youContinue reading “The Restored Soul”

The Good News

Jesus and his disciples were at Caesarea Phillipi with his disciples when he posed them with a question, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am?” (Matthew 16:13 NIV) Upon hearing their answers, he continued to ask, “But who do you say I am?” Caesarea Philippi was a pagan city that wasContinue reading “The Good News”

The Art of Meditation

“You will keep him in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.” Isaiah 26:3 NIV “Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. (John 14:27 KJV).” GodContinue reading “The Art of Meditation”

Present and Accounted For

“If you must look back, do so forgivingly. If you must look forward, do so prayerfully. However, the wisest thing you can do is to be present in the present. Gratefully.” Mayo Angelou I enjoyed morning routines in my classroom of calling the attendance and hearing students say “here” and others “present.” It was theirContinue reading “Present and Accounted For”

Here in Your Presence

“But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, “Lord, save me!” Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught him. “You of little faith,” he said, “why did you doubt?” Matthew 14: 30-31 (NIV) I remember New Year’s Eve, exiting out of 2019 and entering into 2020. EveryoneContinue reading “Here in Your Presence”

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