Our Society

Society continues to suffer from generations of recycled dirt. Psychological hiccups, so to speak. We, as a nation, as a world, as humans, need healing from years of abuse. We need repair from damaged thinking. We need cultural understanding. Most importantly, we need to acknowledge the recycled dirt in order to begin the tough processRead More

Think About This

Ok, here’s my point: Over the last few years, I learned, I am my greatest asset! And yes, YOU are your greatest assets as well so invest in yourself in order to achieve your goals. We are all uniquely different beings filled with various gifts. Don’t be afraid of failure. It’s easy to think ofRead More

Best Things In Life

I’ve always known I would work hard, love harder, give greatly, serve earnestly, study diligently, and enjoy life. My heart was elated to know that something I said (or would say), something I have done (or will do), has made (or will make) a difference in someone else’s life. by Misha Roth

Patience of Me

The act of being patient is one often talked about, but never really thoroughly examined, nor justified with adequate explanation of HOW to arrive at a state of patience.   According to Dictionary.com, the quality of being patient is an ability or willingness to suppress restlessness or annoyance when confronted with delay. It is theRead More

What Is Success

Yes, I’ve been successful, but in pursuing my goals I have also fallen flat on my face. Those disappointments may have discouraged me for a moment, but ultimately, tough times, pain, and even despair taught me valuable lessons. Ok, here’s my point: Over the last few years, I learned, I am my greatest asset! AndRead More

Encouraging You Today

If I could say one thing to encourage you today it’s this: Remember, a key ingredient for success is the ability to believe in yourself so much so that you can see yourself where you desire to be! So, DREAM, THINK BIG, LEAP, BELIEVE, but most of all, SEE YOURSELF THERE!  Then go forward onRead More

Stop Underestimating Yourself

“What is the most dangerous creature on the face of this planet? Over four decades ago I was asked that question After I went through every dangerous creature I knew of She said “Are you finish This creature has no claws or paws The most dangerous creature on this planet is A Black Man withRead More

What is the Art in Heaven

All things are always open for interpretation What is the Art in Heaven When Jesus said Our Father who art in Heaven Was he saying Our Fathers who’s Drawings are in Heaven (T)His Story was meant to be Remember Forever It shall be written Itshelbydunn.com Duane A. Garrett Sr.

Prayer For Today

Father God in heaven, the one who was, who is and is to come, my strength, my provider, my shield and my rock; hear me this day as I simply thank you for holding me, caring for me, and loving me unconditionally. Break me simply to mend me for Your glory. Help me to believeRead More

What Life’s About

Life is about living, learning, and growing. This year I encourage you to focus on two thousand sixteen reasons to live life to the fullest. Learn things you didn’t know (even the “small” and “insignificant” things). Go somewhere you’ve never been (you don’t necessarily have to relocate but visit, even if it’s in your ownRead More