Category: strength

Weekly Affirmation – I am Strong

Weekly Affirmation – I am Strong

Each week I find it helpful to use affirmations.   I personally find using the same affirmation for 7 days more effective, so I will share them each Thursday with you.  You may ask why Thursday, well it usually is the day of the week that I struggle the most.   I found Sunday’s as a start not working for …

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The dynamics of depression and its affect on relationships…

The dynamics of depression and its affect on relationships…

I run the danger of criticism for writing my thoughts down and then publishing them here on my blog.   today I want to discuss the dynamics of depression.  So many mistakes have been made in the course of who I have become.   There is a real struggle with some of the relationships I …

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Believe her when she says there is a problem…

Believe her when she says there is a problem…

  I was profoundly affected when I first saw this talk by Ashley Judd.    She too has been made out to be a bad person, so I am sure that is why I relate to her.  Do I agree with everything she says  or how she has gone about expressing it?  Absolutely not, but that …

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Thank you Taylor Swift!

Thank you Taylor Swift!

  Taylor Swift this week has show incredible grace under pressure.   She is fearless in her pursuit for what is right.  Taylor Swift is in court as a result of a sexual assault that she endured.  Mind you she is in court because the assailant is suing her because he lost his job as a …

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Focus on the good…

Focus on the good…

There are so many times you can fall into despair over what is happening in your life.   You face many challenges and it just doesn’t seem like you can’t get a break.   The harder you work towards a goal the more struggle you have. Obstacles are placed in your way and they are unfair.   The …

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What is your focus?

What is your focus?

I have to remind myself about this — what is my focus?   There was a point in time that someone pointed it out to me.  It was the fall of 2014 and it took time for it to change my life, but it has.   It was a time in my life I was so negative …

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Understanding your own limits…

Understanding your own limits…

There has been a situation in my own life that I have struggled with.   I made a recent decision to just walk away.   I didn’t do it in anger, it was with great sadness. I did a lot of soul searching on this one. I realized that there was nothing that I could do to change …

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A litle patience perhaps?

A litle patience perhaps?

We all want it now.   The immediacy of the internet has created a connection that we can find out anything we want instantly.   Like not all answers can be found using Google, it is also important to understand that everything takes time.  Things we desire do not happen instantly.   Some times there is …

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Rev. Colleen Kulikowski