Chuck said, ‘we are all faced with a series of great opportunities’. Now, if I just stop there, that’s a real positive statement: we’re all faced with a series of great opportunities. It’s kind of like: Yes! But then Chuck goes on and says, ‘brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.’ In other words, we don’t see these incredible opportunities first, because every opportunity that you and I have is surrounded by a problem.Read More
Welcome to Minute with Maxwell. I have a strength statement for you today. I hope it uplifts you. And if it does, share it with a friend. Let them know about it and encourage and lift someone else.
Yasmin Mogahed wrote these words: ‘Resilience is very different than being numb.Read More
Welcome to Minute with Maxwell! I have a wonderful strength statement for you today from Steve Maraboli.
Steve said, “Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving. We get stronger and more resilient.”
Like my friend, Art Williams who said, “I don’t promise you that it will be easy, but I do promise you this journey of life will be worthwhile.”Read More
Maya Angelou gives us a great strength statement that I want to pass on to you today.
Here’s what she said, “I can be changed by what happens to me, but I refuse to be reduced by it.”
You see, Maya understood that difficult times change us. We change, and we have to adjust. We are seeing things that we’ve never seen before. We’re getting blindsided.Read More
Welcome to Minute with Maxwell. Today is another strength statement that will hopefully encourage you through this day, and I would also encourage you that if it lifts you, share it with others and let it lift them.
Also, our desire during this difficult time is to lift one another up, and that’s why I do these Statements of Strength every day.
Now this happens to be one of my statements, but I have said often: “Just because you’re struggling, doesn’t mean that you’re failing.”Read More
During the coronavirus, [as you are facing] difficult times, I’m giving you what I call, Statements of Strength – Statements that will lift you up.
Usually I take one word and I talk about it, but this week I’m going to read you some statements from people that really have overcome.
Here’s one that’s from Gregory Williams. Here’s what he said: “On the other side of a storm is the strength that comes from navigating through it. Raise your sail and begin.”Read More
With this Minute with Maxwell episode, we begin a new Statement of Strength series. For the next several weeks, John will share statements of strength at a time when many of us are facing challenges and difficulties during the coronavirus. Be encouraged!Read More
The past few days have been busy. I’m in Israel on a trip with several people, and while we’ve enjoyed our time touring this great country, we’ve been impacted like the rest of the world by the Covid-19 virus. Everywhere you go, it’s the subject of conversations and concerns; it is quite literally the focus…Read More
I want to take a moment and write to the women and men who make up the 18.2 million veterans in the United States of America. Today is Veterans Day, set aside to honor those who have worn the uniforms of the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Navy and Marine Corps while serving our country…Read More