The Secret to Happiness⏤It's Not What You Think

After decades of marriage, raising a family, ministry, and business, I’ve learned a POWERFUL lesson… How to be HAPPY. You’re probably thinking, That’s crazy, Drenda! Everyone knows how to b...

5 Steps to Mapping Out Your Dreams

Mapping out your dreams… How important is it, really? My husband did an exercise when he spoke at a financial conference recently. He told everyone he had the solution to th...

The Secret to Speaking Life and Loving It

We have all heard the saying, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me,” but just because a word can't draw blood doesn’t mean it can...

How to Wage a War on Sadness and Win the Battle

Last Tuesday I heard the news that fashion designer Kate Spade had committed suicide, leaving behind her husband, thirteen-year-old daughter, and 2.4 billion-dollar fashion empire. I was heartbroken. My daughters and ...

How to Keep Insecurity from Silencing You

Insecurity. It’s the silent voice that tries to tell us what to do, what to think, and how to feel about ourselves and the people we love. Unchecked, insecurity be...

Overcoming Anxiety, Panic and the "What Ifs"

When you’re facing a challenge and trying to be positive, do you ever hear that oh so pleasant voice whisper “But, what if…”? Success in ALL things comes when you lear...

5 Ways to Organize and Decorate Your Workspace

If your desk is barely visible beneath life’s inevitable clutter … and sitting down at your workspace makes you feel overwhelmed instead of calm… This one’s for you! Getting organize...

Parenting is Not About Popularity

When the world tells you to conform, God tells you to stand up and stand out! As a parent, I have come to realize that good parenting means you're going ...

Are You Ready to Get Happy?

Did you know the decisions you make today could impact your entire destiny? It’s true! But that doesn’t have to be a big, scary idea. It’s actually an OPP...