Inspirational Jam: “Smile”-Kirk Franklin (Virtual Music Video)

“It’s so hard to look up when you look down
Sure would hate to see it when you give up now
You look so much better when you smile, so smile!”

Today’s Inspirational Jam is one of my favorites!  Kirk Franklin‘s “Smile” is such an incredibly encouraging song to listen to, especially when I’m feeling kind of down.

In these crazy times, Kirk recently recorded a virtual video for the song with artists like Kelly Price, Fantasia, Jonathan McReynolds, and more. I’ve heard this song so many times but seeing this video put not only a smile on my face, but also brought a few tears to my eyes!

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Words of Wisdom: “Your Efforts Should Be In Alignment With Your Desired Destination”-Mahershala Ali

I needed to see this Words of Wisdom clip this week from actor Mahershala Ali. It’s a reminder that I need to focus on what

During an interview, Mahershala shared that he wished he had understood the value of time and of putting stronger effort into his goals. He admitted that his effort wasn’t always in line with what he wanted to do. Instead, he focused on chasing girls and chilling. Continue reading “Words of Wisdom: “Your Efforts Should Be In Alignment With Your Desired Destination”-Mahershala Ali”

Inspirational Jam: “Here’s Where I Stand”-Tiffany Taylor

“Here’s where I stand, here’s who I am…love me, but don’t tell me who I have to be…”

I love this Inspirational Jam from Tiffany TaylorCamp is one of my favorite movies (and the first time I saw Anna Kendrick), and this is my favorite song from that movie. The song is all about standing confidently in yourself, in spite of how others may feel. 

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Words of Wisdom: “Stretch Into Your Purpose”-LeToya Luckett

I found this old Words of Wisdom video from singer LeToya Luckett a while back. For me, now is the perfect time to share.

In the Instagram videos below, LeToya discussed how we all have to be okay with stretching outside of our comfort zones in order to achieve our purposes in life. Higher heights require serious change. “Find peace in change. Find joy in it. And understand that everyone around you might not understand it. They might not like it, but that’s what comes with growth,” LeToya shared. Continue reading “Words of Wisdom: “Stretch Into Your Purpose”-LeToya Luckett”

Words of Wisdom: “Change The Way You Think”-Robin Roberts

Some positive Words of Wisdom from the legendary Robin Roberts today!

In an interview with fitness trainer Shaun T on his Trust and Believe Podcast, Robin shared that the first thing she does in the morning is meditation to get her day started off right. Before all of the noise and craziness hits, she starts her day in silence. One of the mantras she shares during that moment is “You have to change the way you think to change the way you feel.”  Continue reading “Words of Wisdom: “Change The Way You Think”-Robin Roberts”