Becoming Kinder

Kindness is an expression of admiration for our fellow human beings. That we all matter and truly have worth. All of our lives have an intrinsic, inalienable God-given value. We’ll explore Becoming Kinder on this edition of “Becoming Today”. We are designed to live a life of service. To use our talents, gifts and abilitiesContinue reading “Becoming Kinder”

Integrity Must Be Included

On this edition of “Becoming Today,” as the headline suggests our conversation will focus on a virtuous, moral and ethical aspect of our lives that is not-optional. Nothing like a little light reading, right? Integrity.  What is it? Why is it so important?  How do we ensure we are living with it?  Where to begin?Continue reading “Integrity Must Be Included”

Around The Corner

That’s where we’ll pick up our discussion now at the intersection of Gratitude and Generosity on this edition of “Becoming Today“. We’ve come to the place along our shared path of when it’s time to discuss how to make yourself open and available to become a “giver”. Instead of resisting help, we must learn toContinue reading “Around The Corner”

Provided For

Throughout the Scriptures there are examples and teachings that point to the fact that we are provided for. So why do we doubt? On this edition of “Becoming Today” we’ll examine how to prepare ourselves to accept that we too are capable of being provided for. If by no other means than just simply listeningContinue reading “Provided For”

Integrity: The Necessary Ingredient

On this edition of Becoming Today, as the headline suggests our conversation will focus on a virtuous, moral and ethical aspect of our lives that is not-optional. Nothing like a little light Summer reading, right? Integrity.  What is it? Why is it so important?  How do we ensure we are living with it?  Where toContinue reading “Integrity: The Necessary Ingredient”

It’s Okay To Ask

If by no other means than just simply listening to music we should all be able to comprehend that there is not one person who can go through life without needing help at one time or another, and then again. Submitted for your consideration on this edition of “Becoming Today”, some song lyrics about help….Continue reading “It’s Okay To Ask”

The Next Corner

That’s where we’ll pick up our discussion now at the intersection of Gratitude and Generosity on this edition of “Becoming Today“. We’ve come to the place along our shared path of when it’s time to discuss how to make yourself open and available to become a “giver”. Instead of resisting help, we must learn toContinue reading “The Next Corner”

Seeking Kindness

Before we begin, on this edition of “Becoming Today”, I really want to take a moment and share a reminder for you to be kind to yourself. Kindness is an expression of admiration for our fellow human beings. That we all matter and truly have worth. All of our lives have an intrinsic, inalienable God-givenContinue reading “Seeking Kindness”

Integrating Integrity

On this edition of Becoming Today, as the headline suggests our conversation will focus on a virtuous, moral and ethical aspect of our lives that is not-optional. Nothing like a little light reading, right? Integrity.  What is it? Why is it so important?  How do we ensure we are living with it?  Where to begin?Continue reading “Integrating Integrity”

The Advent

As we flip another page on the calendar here on “Becoming Today”, you’ll see tomorrow is the day that many will light  the first candle of the “Advent season”. Also known in the East as the “Nativity Feast”, and in other traditions the “Annunciation”,  the Christmas season is officially here as we have one cycle,Continue reading “The Advent”

Gratefully Generous

Yesterday I encouraged you to make everyday Thanksgiving. To adopt it as an attitude and in doing so you will soon see that gratitude goes hand in hand with another important “g” word. That’s where we’ll pick up our discussion now at the intersection of Gratitude and Generosity on this edition of “Becoming Today“. NowContinue reading “Gratefully Generous”

Accepting Assistance

If by no other means than just simply listening to music we should all be able to comprehend that there is not one person who can go through life without needing help at one time or another, and then again. Submitted for your consideration some song lyrics about help…. “Oh, I get by with aContinue reading “Accepting Assistance”

Are You Including Integrity?

On this edition of Becoming Today, as the headline suggests our conversation will focus on a virtuous, moral and ethical aspect of our lives that is not-optional. Nothing like a little light Summer reading, right? Integrity.  What is it? Why is it so important?  How do we ensure we are living with it?  Where toContinue reading “Are You Including Integrity?”

Acceptance Required

On this edition of Becoming Today, what I’m asking is for you to accept yourself. Sounds simple, right?  Well just maybe it’s one of those things that sounds easier than they really are.  Nevertheless, accepting ourselves is an integral part of “Becoming”.   Accepting our strengths rather than empowering our perceived weaknesses, accepting our unlimited potentialContinue reading “Acceptance Required”

Becoming A Giver

This week we’ve established that at times we all need help. Acknowledging it can be difficult to ask for help, we outlined steps to allow ourselves to ask for help. Realizing that  receiving is part of life,that it has nothing to do with worthiness, we acknowledge that in learning how to accept help we areContinue reading “Becoming A Giver”

Accepting Help

If by no other means than just simply listening to music we should all be able to comprehend that there is not one person who can go through life without needing help at one time or another, and then again. Submitted for your consideration some song lyrics about help…. “Oh, I get by with aContinue reading “Accepting Help”

Asking For Help

Help is something that at more than one time or another we all need. However  for many, including myself, it’s been difficult if not impossible to ask for. Why is that? Glad you asked because Asking for Help is the focus of our latest conversation here on Becoming Today. Yesterday I shared a deep, intenselyContinue reading “Asking For Help”

Why Becoming Became My Way

Starting from a place of total transparency and absolute honesty, this is a difficult conversation for me. Usually putting words on a page or filling a screen with idioms, expressions and phrases is something that flows easily for me. Part of my God-given talents  to share, nurture, express and communicate. However this one is different.Continue reading “Why Becoming Became My Way”