NACWL is Now Inactive

As of 10/18/2016 NACWL is inactive.  God is at work fulfilling His vision to raise up women leaders around the country.  When He gives us the nod we will be back and going strong.  To view a video of the decision to become inactive, please click here.  

Head Spinning

How to Stop Your Head From Spinning

Not that long ago I sat down to meet with a coaching client. She was stressing over some issues in her life – accomplishing work goals, dealing with friendships that were moving into different phases of life than she was in, etc.  It seemed the complexity of those and other issues had her head spinning. […]

Essential

5 Essential Elements to Personal Growth

Qualities to Develop and Advance Your Faith God wants us to have faith and to increase our faith. But how? It’s not something we can just wish for or work up on our own. What are the essential elements to personal growth when it comes to our faith? What is faith? Faith is an unshakable […]

Suffering

Are You Suffering in Silence?

Do you feel that you need to always hold it together and put on a ‘pretty face’ during a setback?  Do you often feel isolated and alone but are afraid to share your feelings? Last year my son experienced a significant setback when he became overwhelmed with grief and sadness through loss and emotional trauma. […]

Moving from Fear to Bravery

Moving From Fear to Bravery There comes a time in all of our lives when we have to decide who we want to be and whose we want to be. That decision changes the rest of our lives. Until that day, we operate out of fear. We think and act to please others. We compromise […]

4 Levels of Human Development for Children

Advancing our Children I’ve written books on Life Skills and Parenting and diligently promote the importance of teaching your children the basic life skills – to not only survive on their own, but to thrive on their own. In studying the Bible, there are four areas of human development to which every person should to […]

Praying Brave Prayers

Brave Prayers in The Circle Maker A few years ago, the church I was attending featured a study on Mark Batterson’s book called The Circle Maker. Maybe you’ve read the book, or heard the ancient story of Honi the circle maker who saved Israel from crippling drought with his brave prayers. He drew a circle around […]

wonderfully made

Truth for When You Don’t Feel So Wonderfully Made

How many times have we all heard the scripture “You are fearfully and wonderfully made”? It’s one of my most favorite scriptures. But as much as I love it, I must confess (as I sure someone else can as well) there have been times in my life where I have felt like I was so […]

Becoming Less Self-conscious

Becoming Less Self-Conscious

Sometimes I let myself wonder, “Why can’t I just be like her?” But I am not her. My life is only my life. I cannot achieve anything for myself by envying others’ accomplishments. I must focus on my beautiful life of luxury and the blessing God has given me by His goodness. So I’ve been […]

Embrace Your Mistakes

Embrace Your Mistakes

Why You Need To Give Yourself Permission To Mess Up and Embrace Your Mistakes! A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. – George Bernard Shaw Do you often get disappointed when things don’t go as planned? Are you wanting to try something new […]