Happy Wednesday!!! We are so excited summer is here. We get to spend more creative and innovative ways to enjoy or family, friends & fatherhood. Here are a few things I would like to encourage you all with:
Stay focused. Stay faithful. Stay purposeful and lastly… stay positive. Positive thinking is a habit.
Habit is defined from dictionary.com as:
- an acquired behavior pattern regularly followed until it has become almost involuntary;
- customary practice or use;
- a particular practice, custom or usage;
- a dominant or regular disposition or tendency; prevailing character or quality;
Leaning to the positive aspect –we want to create healthy additions. Healthy habits to improve ourselves in areas so that we can succeed in life. We can succeed at home, in our relationships, our businesses and even our workplaces. This positive information I received today from one of my colleagues and I quickly asked if I can “borrow” some of this for my women’s encouragement.
He reminded us with a weekly Positivity Highlight —
When building a habit, it helps to have a conducive environment, repetition/practice, and support from others. But starting any habit begins with a decision, a choice, a commitment to yourself.
Thankfully, we’ve helped each other develop our own positive-thinking habits right here! We may not express it out loud all the time, but we share positivity to support each other in several ways.
For us believers, it can be through our testimonies, scriptures, passages, quotes, appreciations, music, exercising and encouraging one another, studying together, sharing our successes and challenges, surprise birthday celebrations, time for holidays, special acknowledgements, listening to each other, and the list goes on.
What we practice becomes more permanent, so take every opportunity to practice gratitude, mindfulness, and positive thinking. It also helps us to create more deeper & meaningful relationships. Let’s honor and value the ones God gave us in every way.
“Therefore encourage one another and build each other up,
just as in fact you are doing.”
1 Thessalonians 5:11
So let’s make this a new habit for ourselves. Let’s throw around the positivity like confetti. We are in a new season.
Happy summer! As we continue to fight & come out of this pandemic! We are making the most of a whole new way of being with our thinking and living wholeheartedly. Enjoy today and enjoy this start to better weather. We all need it. ❤