Tag: #Courage

What is a coach to you? Let me tell you what it means to me.

As I was growing up, I had the opportunity to have a few coaches in my life, but I did not do a lot of sports until volleyball in high school. I had a dance coach, youth football PomPom coaches, and a high school PomPom Coaches. What I remember about the coaches is the care … Continue reading What is a coach to you? Let me tell you what it means to me.

Growing Strong

We still live in a world where judgment comes before the opportunity to provide evidence of innocence or to provide details to prove wrong the thoughts of the judgment placed on the individual or individuals. Why do I bring up this point? Because I have lived the judgment, the made-up narratives and stories, and the … Continue reading Growing Strong

Spiritual Sunday: December 4, 2022

I do not do these every Sunday, but I try to do them when needed. December is the best time to have “Spiritual Sunday,” but also a Making Monday Meaningful, Tuesday Terrific, Wednesday Wonderful, Thursday Thankful, Friday Forgiving, and Saturday Stress-free. December is a special month, and I find myself calm, joyful, and reflective during … Continue reading Spiritual Sunday: December 4, 2022

Today I will say….

My blog post on October 27, 2022, began with students saying. Embedded within the post was an article with data collected from middle and high school students. The data in the paper presented the biggest barriers to student learning, according to a new report released by YouthTruth, a nonprofit that surveys K-12 students and families … Continue reading Today I will say….

Does Everyone Have Courage?

What does it mean to have courage? How would you define courage? Facing a dangerous situation that could cause you pain, I believe, would be considered having courage, like running into a house on fire to save someone. I think having courage is also preparing yourself to face situations that could be painful, dangerous, or … Continue reading Does Everyone Have Courage?

Thinking vs Knowing

A thinking thought for today! “There's a difference in thinking you are a champion and knowing that you are.” Matthew McConaughey What is the difference? Is it because you hold a title? A young mother fights breast cancer and becomes cancer-free. She is a champion. She knows what she has overcome and does not need … Continue reading Thinking vs Knowing