Category: Thought Pieces

See my favorite thought pieces from my person blog. For more of it, visit http://EyesStraightAhead.wordpress.com

Being Still versus Being Stagnant

There is a BIG difference between being still and being stagnant. The pandemic has us feeling stagnant when many of us are truly just being still. Find out the difference today.

“Interruption” by Brandon & Cornieta Whitfield

Cornieta and Brandon Whitfield’s book “Interruption” is a must-read for anyone who has experienced a setback in life. Whether a life-changing tragedy or a small blip on the radar, this book will help you understand how all detours can help point you toward your God-given purpose.

When Me Becomes We

A poem in response to Mr. George Floyd’s murder and thoughts on how we can be part of the overall solution.

You Are Exactly Who You Need to Be

Let’s stop wishing away who we are in hopes of who we want to be.

Scripture Affirmations

Scripture affirmations to speak over yourself each morning.

Let Yourself Go…

During this time of social distancing and viruses, some of you are really scared … and that’s okay.

Dear Person who has Been Hurt by the Church (An Open Letter)

When you’ve been hurt by the church, it can be pretty hard to want to go back. This is my letter to you who have been hurt. I am sorry we’ve hurt you.

Music & Musings: “Simple” by People & Songs

Is receiving God’s love simple or complicated? The song “Simple” by People & Songs made me reflect on my relationship with God and my journey these past four years.

New Year, Better Version of You

Stop trying to be a new you and instead start where you are and become a better version of you with these strategies for goal setting and productivity in 2020.

Fireside Chat with John the Bap: When Your 9-5 Funds Creativity

Originally posted on The Essential Creative:
Last week, I launched the Fireside Chat series. I am so excited about this idea that has come together in a way I never could have expected. I’m learning a lot about people I already know, am meeting…