Affirmations are positive and uplifting statements we say to ourselves. These are normally more effective when said aloud so that you can hear it yourself. Accept yourself as you are. Accept your weaknesses and work on them, and likewise, know your strengths. You’re not a perfect being. You have your weaknesses too, but they shouldn’t tie you down. Instead, work on your weaknesses and become a better person. Know your strengths too and be true to who you are … More On Being a Self-Confident Teen- Part 2
When you’re self-confident, you do what you believe to be right even if others mock or criticize you for it, you admit your mistakes and learn from them, you accept compliments graciously, you’re willing to take risks and go the extra mile to achieve better things. … More On Being a Self-Confident Teen- Part 1
Our role as parents is to provide feedback to our children which is conducive to the building of their character. When we criticize, yell, berate or become passive-aggressive, they cannot grow. … More Things Children Need From their Parents- 2
Raising children is scary and as parents, we can get so caught up in fear we forget to have faith. Our belief in our children determines their belief in themselves. Every child needs love. All children deserve love. We can give our children too many “things” and we can award them “pleasures” they do not deserve, but these pleasures only serve to make them feel empty if they were not rightfully earned. … More Things Children Need From their Parents- 1
You have to be a good friend first to yourself. Hopefully, you’ll come across some friends that are like life coaches, friends that’ll always push you and keep you to the high standards you set for yourself. They are friends that speak the truth you need to hear, they encourage and empower you when needed to. They are friends that push for your success because they know they are successful too when their friends are. … More Choosing Your Friends
Surround yourself with people who love you and can relate to your life. Join a teens parent group too and seek out a mentor. Having a baby is not a death sentence for your future, you can still be what you want to be. Fine, it won’t be easy and convenient for you, but when it feels uneasy, just look up to God and his unconditional love. He’s got your back always. … More Teenage Pregnancy
There is the need for you to believe in yourself. Believing in yourself goes a long way in making others believe and support your dreams. Your family background may not look like what it should be, the environment itself may not be encouraging, but knowing and believing who you are and what you aim at becoming is very essential. … More You Can be Whatever you Want to be.
Self respect does not make you conceited or self centered. It is about having a deep sense of self worth and self love to show that you are worthy of receiving love and in turn, giving love. External factors will not give you the self respect that you crave, it is just and all about … More Do You Respect Yourself?
We do not do anything to earn God’s love. We do not have to merit God’s love. There is no condition for us to enjoy God’s love. God’s love is simply unconditional. He doesn’t love us because of some virtue we possess, neither does he not love us because we are sinners. He loves us for he is himself love. … More Understanding the Love of God.