goals

As one year turns into another, there is always that problem of the new year’s resolution. While some people won’t even cosign on the concept, others find themselves tasked with the objective of picking a resolution that will push them to grow, while also avoiding setting unrealistic goals for themselves. In this edition of GRIFF’s […]

In this edition of the Ericaism, Erica Campbell explains that when she was first starting out going to college and working toward her dreams, her goals were more material and superficial. But as she grew older and began to learn more about herself and what she wanted, she released that those dreams were too shallow […]

In this edition of the Ericaism, Erica Campbell discusses how easy it is for us to find ourselves replacing God with people. Sometimes, when we’re climbing the career ladder, no matter what field, we can make ourselves think that meeting a specific person or group of people is all we need to do to get […]

Erica Campbell found out that Morolake Akinosun, an athlete who is going to the Olympics this year, declared five years ago that she’d be exactly where she is today. This is proof of an amazing effort of faith that paid off for someone who is dreaming big. In today’s Faith Walk, Erica talks about writing […]

While watching a singer-songwriter I admire singing and playing the guitar in a live video, I was recently reminded of the importance of having dreams. One of my goals in life is to be able to be a skilled musician, to be a braver and stronger performer than I am at the moment. Although it […]

Sometimes it can be hard to do what you set out to do. For whatever reason, the values that you hold dear, like work ethic, are not doing anything for you at a particular moment. Maybe you set goals for yourself, but in the end, you feel like you are contradicting yourself because they never […]

Fear is a powerful form of thought. It paralyzes the nerve centers, thus affecting the circulation of the blood. This in turn, paralyzed the muscular system, so that fear affects the entire being, body, brain, nerve, physical, mental and muscular. Here are tips to remove all fears: 1. Focusing on the good Related article: 10 […]

An affirmation is a great way to start training your mind toward a positive way of thinking.  Coupled with other positive thinking exercises, a positive affirmation will help you overcome any obstacle that is put in front of you.  The object of these positive thinking exercises is to ensure that you train the most powerful […]

The process of keeping myself and others motivated is ever evolving.  Here are some questions to ask yourself as you strive to be who you want to become: What do I love to do that I am not doing? Who do I want to be when I grow up? Why is this important to me? […]

Excerpt from Acts of Faith by Iyanla Vanzant A friend is a person who dislikes the same people you do. – Anonymous Don’t hang out with people who are where you don’t want to be.  Your friends and the environment reflect what you really feel about yourself.  Winners hang out with winners. Losers hang out […]