I’m Blooming NOW

Generally blooms on a tree or bush come forth simultaneously – my blooms are coming forth NOW! I used to be like many others, waiting for the crowd before moving, and often my timing was on a completely different cycle. I want to encourage you today; when it’s time for you to BLOOM – goContinue reading “I’m Blooming NOW”

Ready, Set, Succeed!

Great morning! I don’t need to say a lot to you this morning, as the message is pretty self explanatory. Today, get yourself READY, SET, and SUCCEED! There is no one else that wants you to succeed more than I do. I know you’re saying, “Valerie, you don’t even know me”, and that may beContinue reading “Ready, Set, Succeed!”

Get Rid of the Baggage

Happy New Year Family! It’s a new day, new month, and a NEW YEAR for us to embrace our PURPOSE. I want to encourage you to let go of the baggage you’ve brought into this new year NOW! Here is a video to empower you on the journey!

Silence the Noise of Doubt

Who is making that DOUBT Noise? Whoever it is, even if it’s you, it’s time to silence it. Ask yourself this question, “Is the doubt realistic, or is it emotional?” What we often fail to see is that doubt can be silenced, simply by acting. That’s right – just put action to your thought orContinue reading “Silence the Noise of Doubt”

Intentional Movement

The steps of a man/woman are ordered by the LORD who takes delight in his/her journey. (Psalm 37:23 – MSG) Do you ever find yourself wandering, with no destination in mind? It happens often when we’re not being led by purpose, but being guided by emotions. Today, I want you to pause your movement for just aContinue reading “Intentional Movement”

Impact

This photo was taken with my kings in 2017 after the weekly chapel, and it feels like yesterday. As Character Coach for Bluefield College Men’s Basketball, I am often asked why I do what I do, and my response never changes. I realize that I’m more interested in making an IMPACT in the lives ofContinue reading “Impact”

The Journey

This is a photo of a beautiful sunset that I experienced in Eldoret, Kenya a few weeks ago; breathtaking, humbling, majestic, stimulating! My journey to Kenya was ordained by God, I have no doubt. It presented opportunity for inward reflection, correction, and growth. This journey pushed me to another level in obedience to God’s planContinue reading “The Journey”

Rely on God

Jeremiah 17:5-8 MSG reads, “5 God’s Message: “Cursed is the strong one who depends on mere humans, Who thinks he can make it on muscle alone and sets God aside as dead weight. 6 He’s like a tumbleweed on the prairie, out of touch with the good earth. He lives rootless and aimless in aContinue reading “Rely on God”