Tyler Perry says to put God first, plant your seed, work really hard and everything else will come. He says, “Focus on one thing and do it well no matter what.” Don’t stop believing. Anything you want is possible.
A relationship is a living breathing entity. It should be fed, nurtured and loved. If you starve a relationship or deprive it of love, it will die. ~ Soul Food by April Sims
Ahoy Maties. Today’s Affirmation: I AM the Captain of My ship. I will listen to my ship’s advisors HOWEVER the only one that is ever allowed to take the wheel on my ship is Jesus. Amen!!!
A DREAM will never become a REALITY if you do not wake up. Many are afraid to wake up and spoil their DREAMS. Wouldn’t it be awesome to LIVE YOUR DREAM in lieu of sleeping YOUR DREAM? WAKE UP!!
Teach others how to treat you by first treating yourself with RESPECT. If you do not RESPECT yourself it will be hard to demand that others treat you with RESPECT. ~ www.aprilsims.com
It’s not nice to hold someone’s heart hostage while you wait for Mr. or Mrs. Right ~ www.aprilsims.com
Don’t let fear of the word no stop you. So many have missed their window of opportunity because someone told them no and that made them uncomfortable so now they settle in life because they do not want to hear the word no again. Build a bridge and get over yourself. www.AprilSims.com
Tears cleanse the soul. Time washes the pain away. The Love of God and self keep you going. Be strong. Make strong decisions and keep it moving. ~www.AprilSims.com
This image was shared with me in an email and I wanted to share it with you Friendship is not about whom you have know the longest … It’s about who came, and never left your side … ~ anonymous
“Who are you to judge the life I live? I am not perfect and I don’t have to be! Before you start pointing fingers, make sure your hands are clean.” – Bob Marley
There comes a time in one’s life when you have to forgive yourself, then step aside and get out the way of your progress. Standing in the door of success will not make you successful. You have to go through the door in order to achieve success. Don’t let others pass you by. ~ www.aprilsims.com
Do not keep people in your circle that are not for you. Eventually these people will stress you out and be the source of your downfall. ~ www.aprilsims.com
Never let fear rule you, instead let fear fuel you to greatness www.aprilsims.com
Many pray their hardest when times are rough and are a tad bit relaxed when times get better. Prayer gets you out of a rut and keeps you out of a rut. When Life is Rough: PRAY / When Life is GREAT: PRAY
“Everyone has an opinion. Some folks need to check themselves before they dish out their opinions. Just because you have a couch does not mean you are a doctor” ~ www.aprilsims.com Moral of the story: Having a couch does not make you a doctor
Expose Yourself To Greatness I remember when I was a little girl and one of the neighborhood children came down with chickenpox. Word spread like wild fire up and down our block. All the parents made sure they exposed their children to this child in hopes their children would contract chickenpox to get it over and done with. The same goes for greatness. Put yourself in a position to be exposed to greatness. Surround yourself with those that are on your level or higher and Continue reading →
TODAY’S AFFIRMATION I AM SUCCESSFUL. I will define SUCCESSFUL by my own definition and not be held to the standards of others. I AM SUCCESSFUL.
Every situation requires one or more of the following: (a) You’re going to do something about it (b) You’re not going to do anything about it (c) You’re going to let someone else do something about it www.AprilSims.com
Life is a series of multiple choice answers. Never let failure be one of the choices. ~www.aprilsims.com
No matter how bad it hurts sometimes we have to take the advice we would give to our children. If you wold advise them not to settle, then why should you settle? Sometimes you have to give yourself tough love. ~ www.AprilSims.com
What God does for you is for you. You are deserving of his gifts. Generously accept them. BE Thankful!!! ~ April Sims
If you believe that you cannot do something you will eventually convince yourself and deprive the world of what you can do. Don’t be selfish.
Today’s Affirmation I LOVE MY REFLECTION I love my reflection because it was made by the Father up above. This is the reflection that He chose especially for me. There has never been another me and will never be another me, SO from this day forward I will look in the mirror, water or wherever there is a reflection and love my reflection. I LOVE MY REFLECTION “Man In The Mirror” I’m Gonna Make A Change, For Once In My Life It’s Gonna Feel Real Continue reading →
DON’T LOWER YOUR STANDARDS Be mindful that lowering your standards, also lowers your value. ~ Soul Food by April Sims
“If you can count your friends on more than one hand, then count again” ~ Charles Brown (my dad) As a young girl, I always allowed frenemies to hurt me. Then one day my father uttered these words (see above) and they have stuck with me throughout my adulthood. I have also passed these words onto my children.