Sharing Hope Inspiration Power & Strategies is a unique blend of lifestyle and entertainment talks, featuring topics to inspire action and goal manifestation for her audience. Loretta believes laughter and inspiration are good for our soul. And sharing the ups and downs of her life and of her guests' will liberate all who listen if they apply the steps and strategies. Quitting is never an option. There is always a way to find success.
Hey Loretta does anything happen in your life that makes you sad or disappointed? Yes and yes. All lot. And yes it causes me to feel sad and defeated. But hopefully I learn from the challenges and become wiser and stronger. Please listen to this episode to find out my solution.
A pivot happens when your normal way of being is challenged and you are forced to do things differently to stay viable. A Shift happens when you complete a season in life and enter into a new a different season as a stronger wiser version of your previous self. Learn to value and use everything to continue to grow personally spiritually professionally and always encourage others to do the same.
We all need encouraging. Sometimes we think our friends and family are just too busy to care. Sometimes we are always the Encourager for everyone, with little to no encouragement. Then this podcast is just for you. Be encouraged no matter what’s going on, trust and believe God never fails.
Loretta talks about how having one more chance to get things right, or better empowers us. She shares her personal story of growing stronger in a cris has helped shape her into a more stronger kinder grateful person. She also shares how incredible it is to see how her sons made the pivot and are thriving during the pandemic to pursue their dreams and how it has encouraged her to do the same.
As we continue our journey to 7 straight days of podcasting, we share empowering tips to inspire our listeners to embrace and acknowledge the power of self-care. Let’s us know your plan to create a habit of self-care.
Loretta shares inspiration for praying one more honest and transparent prayer! She shares several question to ask yourself about your prayer requests. Found out why we should just make our prayers conversational and not wishes and prayer accordingly.
In this new 7 Days of Encouragement, Loretta shares insight on the power of “One More”. In this podcast she gives us the secret to finding strength in weakness. You are just a few minutes away from turning your melancholy into joy; and finding peace in the middle of mental busyness.
Procrastinating is a dream snatcher! When you are feeling overwhelmed by situations and circumstances that is the prime time to take a step toward your goals a step toward your dreams. Don’t be so distracted by trouble or shiny things that you stop believing in your purpose. You can do this, take just 1 step. Stretch just a little more. Reach a little higher. Dig a little deeper! Your power will come!!!
An excuse is merely fear talking. When you use an excuse for not taking an action you are justifying procrastination, false reasons and lies. In this podcast Loretta shares lots of examples of successful people who could have used tons of excuses to support their reasons for not accomplishing greatness. If they had allowed excuses to dictate their lives we would not know about their amazing lives at all. Our goal is to always inspire you to let faith and tenacity rule your decisions and not excuses.
Dreams do not have an expiration date, nor a perfect date to start. There are thousands and thousands of positive examples of people way past 30 years old making their dreams manifest. The difference between where you are and where you desire to be is one action away. Words don’t make dreams manifest nor does wishing, only intentional and sometimes unintentional action can cause dreams to manifest. Something has to move. Something has to be sacrificed . And something has to change to cultivate the mind and heart of the dreamer to finally decide to pursue his or her dreams. No one can do this for us. Make today that day you totally commit to manifesting your dreams. Baby steps count! Take a step towards your destiny. Don’t let fear speak for you. Let your faith speak loudly. Carpe Die!
Loretta reads Judges 6:11-16 to encourage us that we really are more than conquerors. Gideon said he was from the weakest family group and that he was the least important member of his family. Yet God used him mightily. God doesn’t label us like that, He sees the best in us at all times. God is always with us and making a way out of no way for us especially in times like these. Loretta also reminds us to be grateful for all things and to offer grace to others in all situations. We can only accomplish these things through faith.
This episode is filled with words of encouragement for tough times. Loretta reminds us to be concerned but not consumed with the media headlines. Stay informed, be smart, be cautious and brave. We will get through this and become stronger for having persevered. We were born to win. Read Joshua 1:9 and recite it daily out loud! And be encouraged.
In order to live at our highest level of expression we have to shed all negativity and misinterpretation of who we are and what we can achieve. Regardless of how we arrived at this half truths about who we are, we have to do the work of uncovering the jewels that we truly are. We are powerful, smart and talented! Gifted even. Liberate yourself and this will help liberate others! The world is in need of and waiting on what only we as individuals can give to change this world for greater!!! Tough times and bad days do not negate the role and responsibilities we have to do our part. Be you! And I will see you at the top! #keeplistening #always
Just like you believe the chair will hold your weight or the couch will not overturn when you sit on its comfy pillows, how much more should you believe in yourself. Loretta shares insight on why we need to always believe in ourselves regardless of what is going on in our lives.
In this episode Loretta starts out by sharing several quotes from her 2nd book, “Inspiration for the Next Step” to inspire you to accept your awesomeness. She then encourages you to see yourself as strong, wise and brilliant. Loretta reminds us that we all have a responsibility and talents to change this world for the good of all. Start today by embracing your unique gifts and be confident that you matter.
Sooner or later we all have to deal with life happening. People saying things and doing things to cause us sadness and perhaps even heartbreak. And sometimes we say things and do things to cause sadness or heartbreak in others. Whether it’s intentional or not, life will give us opportunities to either ask for forgiveness or to offer forgiveness. I have to to the conclusion that neither is easy if your motives are selfish or prideful. Loretta offers an bright on the struggles and benefits of Forgiveness whether you are a believer or an unbeliever. Send us your comments via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. And if you would like to help us expand our global reach you can send your donations via cash app to $lolagrace7. Thanks so much!
Encouragement is the act of giving someone support confidence or hope. We freely give this support confidence and hope to others on a daily basis. Rarely are we without an encouraging word or gesture to gift to others. However we are often neglect providing this same support hope and confidence to ourselves. Most often we give the total opposite support to ourselves. We say things to and about ourselves that we would never say to anyone else. Well today Loretta wants that to change! Starting today, let’s put the oxygen mask on our face first, then we can help others do the same. There is a sense of boldness that comes to us when we Encourage ourselves. Today and beyond let’s be Bold and watch our life change!
In this episode Loretta shares why she believes Love is the key to making this world a much better place. Loretta reads one of her favorite chapters in the Bible, 1 Corinthians 13. The "Love Chapter". We believe that if we all learned the character of agape/love, and apply it every day in everyone of our relationships not only will love make the receiver feel loved respected and appreciated; this kind of love will be beneficial to the giver simultaneously. Loretta knows this will take time and practice for us to get this right, and when we do, not only will our relationships improve and become healthier, but it will have a domino effect on the world! So join us and love with the 1 Corinthians 13 love! It really will overcome hate and make this world a better place for everyone! Enjoy the episode and please share with your family and friends!
Soon we will celebrate Christmas! And then we will celebrate a New Month a New Year and a New Decade! All of this comes with making new decisions and choices! Sometimes all the new can confuse us! We want to hold on to the past. We want our comfort zones. At the same time we know that if we desire growth and to live at our highest level of expression we have to move forward. Loretta shares insight on how to balance leaving the old and embracing the New by celebrating and acknowledging the past and the new simultaneously. We hope you are inspired by today’s message.
In this podcast Loretta reminds us to look up. We are so accustomed to looking ahead both figuratively and literally that we forget to look UP. We miss so much beauty when we only look to the left and to the right. We waste so much tome looking back at things that we wish were different that we forget to look in the direction of the amazing light from the sun and the moon! We can’t see the awesomeness of a mountaintop if we never look UP! I hope this podcast inspires you to look up more often!
Some of us are starters and some of are finishers. I strive to be a starter and a finisher. Loretta shares how the death of a loved one is this most devastating pain we will experience in life. And the experience is definitely a justifiable reason to not want to finish a goal or plan that we started. However, if we decide to finish a goal or plan in their honor that can easily motivate us to finish what we start because our loved ones would want us to. God always finishes what He starts. He is a promise keeper.
In this episode, Loretta reads a writing from an anonymous writer descriping the 12 Days of Christmas from a very different perspective! For example the partridge in a pear tree is Jesus on the cross! It is brilliantly written. We hope you will enjoy this as much as we did.
Loretta shares encouraging words to help you when you feel overwhelmed. Remember a time when you thought you would not make it and yet here you are. There is goodness and greatness in your DNA. And it is okay not to feel okay sometimes. Just seek answers and allow others to help you.
Loretta shares insight on how the power of agreement is ever present. This amazing tool does not have an on and off switch. So it is super imperative now more than ever to be mindful of the words you speak. Agreement happens everytime we are in conversation. It can be a blessing or not. The beauty is, we have the power to change how and what we agree on and with; by choosing our conversation partners and subjects. Remember the power of life and death is in the tongue.
There is a huge difference between being optimistic and having faith. Being optimistic is having positive thoughts and speaking positive words. Having faith is believing and behaving everyday like God word is the truth. Faith is action. Optimism is more in the lines of justhoping something is so. Faith believes it is so and aligns deeds with that belief. In the book of James 2:14-46 it is made very clear to the reader that you must include action with your belief system to see the change you desire. We will talk more about faith in the coming weeks. Unwaivering faith is powerful. And we can all access this power. Keep listening and applying the Strategies for professional and personal growth!
Loretta shares how we can implement a new mindset to move us closer to purpose, divune destiny and achieve our goals. She Believs being grateful is the key. So in order to put a new spin on a wise counsel, Loretta talks about bringing the excitement and high expectations into your everyday life can assist in helping you live the life you dream. Letting go of past hurts, disappointments, mistakes and negative messages will become a lot easier when we live each day like it's New Year's Eve! Please share this podcast with your family and friends.
Everyone has a divine dream attached to their destiny. Loretta shares insight that has helped her continue to pursue her dream of bevoming America's #1 TV Talk Show Host. Even on those days when she wanted to quit, her dream believed in itself and kept her going. Learn how to stay the course connect with Loretta for Dream Coaching.
Remember the childhood game of Tug of War. When choosing your team, you would choose the the kids you thought were strongest players. Sometimes your team would be up against a team that is even stronger than your team. Then you would start screaming to your team "pull pull pull". So when you are going through rough patches life, remember it is okay to tell yell "pull pull pull". For me this equates to praying for a "win" (a blessing) when I feel as if too much is going contrary to how I planned. My after I have tried all I know to do, my "pull pull pull" becomes a desperate prayer to God who is with me wherever I go. When I use wisdom instead of my own strength, My "pull pull pull" turns into simply remembering, He is Jehovah Shammah.
Loretta talks about when she found strength in being vunerable and weak. She shares one of her favorite scripture (Joshua 1:9) to illustrate that strength to face our fears is her mantra. But she also stresses being strong when we feel week disallows those we love to be a blessing in our lives. Don't be an island. Let people know you are human with frailties and a gladiator all rolled into one! And sometimes being weak can also be a strength.
In this episode Loretta offers words of encouragement to those who maybe feeling discouraged or alone. As we head into this holiday season and begin making plans of cheer; let's not forget those who are challenged during this holiday season with sadness depression and anxiety. We can all offer a hand to help them feel loved and encouraged. Prayers still work too!
Loretta talks about the difference in knowing how to do something versus growing from knowledge and making better decisions. She also talks about how we see our circumstances can cause us to make unwise decisions. But if we base our decisions on the bigger picture, the vision we have for our life, then we will make bette choices. Staying faithful to our vision, allows us to see and live in the manifestation of our dreams.