Letting Go of the Past and Negative Thoughts

It has been said that “as a man thinks – so he becomes.” Yes, we are what we think about. One of the hardest things for me after domestic violence…

Don’t Bind Someone to You With Worry

Worry. It has a way of eating up your hope and joy and destroying your peace of mind. WORRY – to give way to anxiety or unease; allow one’s mind…

Only Grace Can Fix Stupid!

I was talking to a few friends yesterday and we were sharing our struggles. Some of us struggle with our bad habits and trying to change. Yes, God is greater…

Renew Our Minds to Heal Mental Illness

After my post yesterday on the prevalence of Mental Illness in this Nation, I feel compelled to share the only way that I have found to renew my mind. You…

The Girl with the Dreams

Sometimes I dress like a dork. Really. And I forget to look at myself before I leave, lol!  I have a conference this Saturday so I thought I would go…

Better

BETTER ~Copyright 2015 Diana Rasmussen You can’t sit in the sun without feeling it’s warmth You can’t step in the ocean without getting wet Believe in the good, despite what…

You Are More Precious Than You Know – For Posterity

Here is my response for the DAILY POST – For Posterity Your blog just became a viral sensation. What’s the one post you’d like new readers to see and remember…

The Power of Influence

Influence is the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself. The Power of Influence The power of influence lives…

Try This New Robe On for Size

Do you have an old jacket or an old robe that you keep around? Even though it’s tattered and torn – it’s familiar. You have had it for years. It…

Remember the Good and Let Go of the Bad

Today the first thought that came to me was to “Remember the good, let go of the bad.”  Not always easy is it? I think anyone who has lived though…

Stop Killing Yourself

I started reading Max Lucado’s new book, “You’ll Get Through This”.  In the beginning he is reminding us about the story of Joseph and how he got thrown into the…