She Did What She Could

A few weeks ago I attended the International Mops Convention in Dallas, Texas. When we checked in we were given a small round white pin to wear. On the pin were bold black letters, SDWSC. These letters made no sense to us and soon became the talk of the convention as women, like...
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Changed Thinking 101

Psalm 139: 17-18 God’s Word Translation “How precious are your thoughts concerning me, O God! How vast in number they are! If I try to count them there would be more of them than there are grains of sand. When I wake up. I am still with you.” Throughout...
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Help Lord! This leader is discouraged!

We all get discouraged. Discouragement is when we lose the courage to believe, even if it’s just for the moment. Sometimes discouragement is short-lived and sometimes it lingers a long time. All of us can relate to the downer of being discouraged. It is at the point of...
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Leadership? That word scares me!

Women are afraid, very afraid, of the word, Leader. Maybe it’s because we already have enough hats to wear, enough balls to juggle in the air, and don’t want one more thing to live up to. But every woman is a leader. You and I were created to lead, and have been...
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If God Made Me …Why Am I So….???

A reader sent me an email asking me an important question. She wondered, IF God made her, and everything about her, the good, bad and ugly…what about the things she does that keep offending other people? She was concerned about a personality trait that seems abrasive to...
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To Lead We Must First Learn To Follow

The Disciples began their ministry by following Jesus. The gospel of Mark records this in chapter 4.“As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were...
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Finding Our True Self

Much of leadership is about discovery. Once we begin discovering who we are and understand that God has a purpose for us, we begin to move to a different rhythm in life. Problem is, it is not a one time discovery,but a daily remembering and responding that is the key to...
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What is WILD?

Welcome to WILD! Women In Leadership DevelopmentEvery woman is a leader. We lead in homes, schools, groups, the workplace, the community, and churches. We lead in friendships and neighborhoods. As the heartbeat of society, we lead everywhere we are, everywhere we go and with...
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Welcome!

Welcome to the Design4Living blog. You will find posts here about Design4Living as well as some of my own thoughts and meditations. More coming very soon!
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