Are you feeling the pressures of life?

Here is a great lesson to learn. If you squeeze a lemon, what comes out? Lemon juice right! Not apple juice, cranberry juice, or orange juice. The pressure on the outside releases only what’s inside. If you have fear, doubt, and anger on the inside of you…then when life brings you stress and pressure…the onlyContinue reading “Are you feeling the pressures of life?”

Covid-19 How to Cope With Anxiety Attacks

  I continue to offer my coaching/counseling (phone or video) by sharing coping skills, my experience, prayer, and emotional wellness support. During this crisis there NO fee.  A love offering is available by cash app or paypal. Contact email – JewelMotivates@gmail.com, call 323.964.1736 Wash your hands, be safe, pray, be kind, conserve your energy, beContinue reading “Covid-19 How to Cope With Anxiety Attacks”

I’m done!!!!!

When you are feeling agitated, sad, mad, or hurt…ask yourself “What is REALLY going on?” The real answer may surprise you. You may just be tired, lonely, sick, feeling ashamed or stretched to your limit. How often do you take out your frustrations on the wrong person, your closest target? How often do you makeContinue reading “I’m done!!!!!”

Remember to encourage yourself

I don’t know who this is for…but maybe you are in a “God Gap” right in the middle of where you used to be and where you want to be. Are you waiting for a breakthrough in your family, marriage, employment, health, finances, ministry, or business? Maybe your usual sources of support are missing. MaybeContinue reading “Remember to encourage yourself”

God, can we talk?!

OK now…please listen God! You got me up writing all these messages and feeling a lot of “aha” moments.  Am I writing these messages for others…or is it really helping me!  I think it’s both. The revelations and insights are helping me and making me feel some kinda way.  Why didn’t I know these thingsContinue reading “God, can we talk?!”

21 Quotes to Get Through Tough Times

1. “When your  personal storm comes, be so rooted in your faith that you stand like a palm tree…you bend, but you don’t break.” – Jewel Diamond Taylor 2.  “Family and friends can be a tonic or toxic.  You don’t have to give up on them.  Just give them UP to God.  Being a fixerContinue reading “21 Quotes to Get Through Tough Times”

Live out loud

              So I have shared this quick story from many podiums as a guest speaker.  I want to share it with you now…      One day a passenger in the back seat of a taxi kept asking his taxi driver questions.  His taxi driver kept jumping and lookingContinue reading “Live out loud”

Break free from dysfunctional generational patterns

What is the story you have been telling yourself?  When you are consumed with fear, grief, disappointment, rejection, shame, worry or anger it is difficult to “see” the bigger picture.  It is difficult to hear from God. To survive…you may detach, shut down, go into denial, strive for perfectionism and live in hyperdrive to achieve,Continue reading “Break free from dysfunctional generational patterns”