Inspirational Stories Archives

Sesame Street’s little red guy – the beloved Elmo, is a 6-foot tall black man named Kevin Clash. He’s worked his mojo to become rich and famous. Kevin is a clear example of someone who has talent, used it as […]

“I believe teenagers are God’s revenge on mankind. One day God is looking down over his creation and says to himself, ‘Hey, let’s see how they like it to create someone in their own image who denies their existence.’” – […]

How to stop a yawn: “Clench your jaw, and keep your mouth closed.” I came across this tidbit of etiquette in Meg Cabot’s wonderful book series; “Princess Diaries.” Grandmere was teaching princess-in-training Mia Thermopolis, how to behave at public functions. […]

Maybe you’ve gotten an email that starts something like this: “A young soldier was in his bunkhouse all alone one Sunday morning in Afghanistan…” It goes on to tell the story of a soldier who gets chewed out by his […]

I started a writer’s workshop in my area last night. It’s actually the same writer’s workshop I had started right before getting pregnant but then life smacked me around a bit and I was too busy changing diapers to worry […]

Make a decision today, to be debt-free, and receive a life of abundance. Pray for it, plan for it, and make it happen. Consider the prayer of Jabez: “Dear God, bless me and expand my territory! Let Your hand be […]

You don’t need to be fixed; you just need to be free. Let me repeat that…you don’t need to be fixed you just need to be free. You must not and will not let anyone, anything, any thoughts confine, define […]

If you’re over forty-ish, you probably weren’t that shocked to see the latest video to go viral. We remember the time when we would turn on our T.V.’s  and see celebrities, newscasters and even political figures, blowing smoke. Egads! I […]

Joseph had a dream, where stalks of wheat bowed down to him. Telling his brothers about his nocturnal drama got him in one great big heap of trouble. But we all know— it turned out just fine in the end. […]

Do you ever have a day when you’re just not that into God? In the harsh glare of reality, the One who looked so hot when you were all happy and having fun, looks like yesterday’s leftovers now that you’re […]