Encouragement · Faith · Wisdom

Sunday’s Service: The Purpose Driven Life 3-19-17

This is from the notes I took during church today by pastor Dr. Mickey Hawkins. Psalm 8 It’s about purpose and victory in our lives. Psalm 8 is all about God looking at your life as someone He created for a very special purpose. It doesn’t matter what you look like or what you do…… Continue reading Sunday’s Service: The Purpose Driven Life 3-19-17

Encouragement · Faith · Wisdom

Saturday’s Scripture: Set Your Mind On Things Above 3-18-17

It was a little less than a year ago. About summertime. I met my church choir at a fabulous store called DeFrance Antiques. We got together to makes signs. I love signs! If it wasn’t so crazy I’d cover the entire space on my walls with signs. So, anyhow, we were able to pick what…… Continue reading Saturday’s Scripture: Set Your Mind On Things Above 3-18-17

Encouragement · Feedback

Friday’s Feedback: Now It’s Your Turn 3-17-17

Dear Purposely Practical Reader, Thank you for reading! I still feel the need to write. I know God has inspired me to want to do this and gives me the words to say. I hope and pray I can encourage and help all of you with this blog. Thank you! So, let’s get to it!…… Continue reading Friday’s Feedback: Now It’s Your Turn 3-17-17

Encouragement · Wisdom

Thursday’s Throw Away: Garbage In, Garbage Out 3-16-17

I love watching movies and I love music. The problem with them is I know I have to be careful with what I watch and what I listen to. When I was growing up, many of my peers felt I was sheltered. We weren’t allowed to listen to anything but Oldies and Christian music. And,…… Continue reading Thursday’s Throw Away: Garbage In, Garbage Out 3-16-17

Encouragement · Wisdom

Wednesday’s Wisdom: What Do You Worship? 3-15-17

What do you focus on the most? What do you spend your time and money on? All of these point back to what you consider priority in your life. Luke 4:8 Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Worship the Lord your God and serve Him only.'” I know, for me, I get distracted very easily. I…… Continue reading Wednesday’s Wisdom: What Do You Worship? 3-15-17

Encouragement · Faith

Tuesday’s Time Out: Reflecting On The Good Things 3-14-17

Do you tend to remember the good things or bad things in your life? I know it’s ok to remember the bad just as long as you don’t dwell on it, right? It can be good to remember if it’s something you know you learned from. Or, if it helps remind you how blessed you…… Continue reading Tuesday’s Time Out: Reflecting On The Good Things 3-14-17

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Monday’s Motivation: Joy Comes In The Morning 3-13-17

How was your day? Has your week started out well? Are Monday’s usually kind to you? Well, I can tell you that many times I’ve dreaded Monday’s. It’s the end of the weekend and the beginning of work, school, appointments, or whatever else may happen. Usually, it’s the beginning of a crazy, busy week. The…… Continue reading Monday’s Motivation: Joy Comes In The Morning 3-13-17