KAMCCLARY   109,001
100,000-149,999 SparkPoints
KAMCCLARY's Recent Blog Entries

Having a Courageous Heart

Sunday, October 16, 2011

I went to a matinee today and saw the movie Courageous. I liked the Kendrick Brothers movies, like Fireproof and Flywheel. They incorporate God's love intertwined in our everyday lives. No profanity, no down and dirty violence, just a message how great our God is and how God is with us even when things seem tough or lonely. He will never leave or forsake us, no matter what. It takes courage to face our shortcomings, people who have wronged us, our own insecurities, esteem issues, tripping over our own egos. I realize that, I am not perfect, who am I to judge someone else.

I am prayerful to be more kinder, more patient with those who are different from me and let my Christ light shine!

  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

KARENA228 10/17/2011 9:25AM

    thank you for sharing your thoughts.

Report Inappropriate Comment
VERITY50 10/16/2011 10:40PM


Report Inappropriate Comment

Encouraging Myself

Saturday, October 15, 2011

I realized that I didn't do my usual blog yesterday because I paid off a boat load of debt emoticon and forgot to write. I did what I had to do, and in good fashion, I am moving forward. This has been a very thought provoking week for me. I am truly getting ready to step out of my comfort zone and apply for a management position. Why stop at a team lead, just keep climbing the ladder. I can't worry about what others may think or feel, as for me and my house...I will serve the Lord, with Him, I can do all things!

So I dumped a lot of debt, got caught up on household bills, wrote my financial vision clearer and more detail. I have a picture where I want to be January 1, Habakkuk 2:2, says to write it plainly, and I am reinforcing myself to live below my means and track every dollar.

I didn't feel like going to my WW meeting, but I am in it to win it. I went later in the day, didn't have my "scale" clothes on, but I did it, picked up some more trackers and I plan to keep on moving. I will get this weight off, by hook or crook! I encouraged myself to go! To God be the Glory!

  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

ASOBFALLS 10/18/2011 7:51PM

    emoticon emoticon You are a Daughter of the King emoticon Joyce

Report Inappropriate Comment
NORASH3 10/15/2011 10:56PM

Whatever it takes!!!
Keep looking to Jesus, He is the author and
finisher of your faith!
Have a Jesus filled weekend! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
MIDESIRE4 10/15/2011 10:40PM

  Hi Kamcclary,

Your blog really encouraged me, as I know I need the Lord's help to lose the extra weight, and also to put healthy foods into my vessel. Praying for you and others out there who needs His help. emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
MKPRINCESS007 10/15/2011 10:38PM

    Alright! Sounds like an awesome day! I sure wish I could pay off my debt. I feel like I am chipping away at a stone, very very slowly.

Hope the rest of your weekend is awesome!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Taking my A-Ha moment a step up!

Thursday, October 13, 2011

It was bought to my attention yesterday as I was thinking bigger, doing better and stepping out of my comfort zone to kick it up a notch. Not only am I getting back and hitting the books, I am thinking about applying for management position. Why not?. I already work hard for my money, I have a great work ethics and lots of skills, why not take it to another level and just go there. I need to shake things up with myself and get out of my comfort zone. May it be so Lord.

So along with preparing to go back to school, I am revamping and revising my resume and looking to see exactly what is out there, what is a good fit and how I can do it bigger, do it better! emoticon

  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

ROGERSBABE1 10/17/2011 11:09AM

    YOU GO GIRL! emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
MKPRINCESS007 10/15/2011 10:39PM

    Go for it~Behind you all the way! I know you can do it............no doubt!


Report Inappropriate Comment
MMRB7111 10/15/2011 2:20PM

    Yes, you should apply for management. Why not you. I know just where you are. I was there a few months ago. An opportunity for a Team Lead position was available for my department and yes I did let my Manager know I was interested. t knew it would be alot of work and would take me totally out of my comfort zone and my cube, but hey it was time to boost my career, do more, have more challenges, be responsible for more, introduce some new ideas and make more money. Good Luck. You can do.

This SP journey has a way of changing not only your health and body but also other areas on your life. emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
ASOBFALLS 10/15/2011 11:37AM

    emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
Some day, I want to meet you in person. You are so POSITIVE and enthusiastic! emoticon
Joyce emoticonRejoice in Jesus

Report Inappropriate Comment
NELLJONES 10/13/2011 1:43PM

    Good for you! Confidence in one area like weight loss spreads to every part of your life. The joy of weight loss is far more than a number on a scale, and success in other areas of life aren't just because you are thinner. EARNED confidence radiates and improves everything!

Report Inappropriate Comment

Grasping my "A-Ha" Moment

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Wow, let a family member go on Oprah and you ride the wave of having your own "a-ha" moment emoticon I think I am pretty much decided on what course to study in grad school. I started making plans on getting my rear in school again. I am looking at the work I do for GM and asking the real tough questions like "how long do I want to continue doing this type of work?" My job has taken a physical toll on my body and I am dragging some days. It is my hope to maybe get an "easier" position, but in this line of work that comes few and far. I was sweating it out last night wondering if this is as good as it gets. Yes, I am truly grateful for my job, it has provided for me standard of living that I am use to for the last eleven years. As I was speaking with my other sister, I realize that I can't be a "a! slave" to the rhythm, not following my dreams, not setting goals so lofty, and not daring to soar

So my a-ha moment is to think bigger,do bigger and do better. I am starting with cleaning house, not being bothered with toxic relationships and friendships, educating my mind and doing more than possibility thinking. I can lose the weight, I can finish my degree work, I can work at a significant job and feel good about it, I can achieve greatness and I will emoticon

  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

VERITY50 10/13/2011 12:04PM

    emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
ANYVAR54 10/12/2011 9:48PM

    Great thoughts. Congratulations.

Report Inappropriate Comment
KSTYLEFITNESS 10/12/2011 1:33PM

    "Think bigger, do bigger, and do better" LOVE IT!

Report Inappropriate Comment

My Little Sister on Oprah!

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

My youngest sister Catherine was part of Oprah's Life Class premier yesterday! She was chosen to speak live on the webcast dealing with Ego and she let her light shine! My Dad and Step Mom and Snickers (family dog) drove to Chicago yesterday for the broadcast since Cat was selected by her submission to OWN. Here is the link and she was the last speaker for this webcast, about 53-54 minutes. Catherine is wearing a similar colored dress to what Oprah was wearing. She texted me later to let me know that Oprah complimented her honesty and loved her hair


.html emoticonThe family is proud of my sister's appearance, she appeared well versed and really chimed in with the conversation. She debated back and forth what to wear and the teal dress won out. My other sister overseas told her to treat it like a job interview, you never know. I am just truly grateful for all of my sisters endeavors and glad they let our family shine!

  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

MKPRINCESS007 10/15/2011 10:42PM

    Fabulous! :)

Report Inappropriate Comment
SWEETLIPS 10/11/2011 8:46PM

    Now that is worth celebrating

Report Inappropriate Comment
FERGSGIRL2 10/11/2011 7:59PM


Report Inappropriate Comment
WARRIOR11209 10/11/2011 1:32PM

    That is fabulous!!

Report Inappropriate Comment
VERITY50 10/11/2011 1:30PM


Report Inappropriate Comment
EMPTRS 10/11/2011 12:54PM

    SO awesome!!! Congrats to you and your sister!!!

Report Inappropriate Comment

First Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 Last Page