I must be a sprinter in my mind because the analogies and life lessons I draw from races must mean I LOVE them! Meditating on a bible verse, Hebrews 12:1, to be exact and straightaway I began to imagine a sprinter trying to get off the blocks. What I saw in my mind’s eye was […]
In the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, the American female relay team, which included Marion Jones was tipped to win the 4 x 100m relay. The team was packed full of individual talent who understood together, would make a formidable quartet and seal the deal – they were disqualified! In the 2016 Olympic games in […]
There are many definitions of love, but all pointing to one thing – sacrificial giving, without expecting anything in return. It’s February and many will use the word ‘Love’ to refer to the relationship between man and woman. On the 14th, florists shop will be out of business because we want to express that love […]
As with the tradition on this side of the world, 2017 was ushered in with lots of fireworks. I’m still undecided as to whether I like fireworks or not but the fireworks have given me a theme for today. The more I think of fireworks, the more I think of the spark that ignites them… […]
June is my birthday month and I juggled my brain on what I could give back to you amazing people who have supported my vision and helped me live my dreams with Minute Motivation. In response to the most asked question – ‘How do I develop the habit of reading?’, I thought I could perhaps […]
February // USE IT OR LOSE IT At the end of last year, I decided to join my church choir for the annual carols presentation. I’m not the best singer the world has to offer but I can hold a tune. I had assumed it was going to be plain sailing as I had been […]
January // TAKE STOCK Happy New Year and welcome to the ‘new format’ Minute Motivation. Many who know me, know that I love sports – tennis, football and more recently, I have particularly enjoy Formula 1. I love the rush of energy, the sound of the engines and the nail-biting moments. Ok Doyin, don’t get […]
Thankful – I loooooove being thankful! From the time we wake up in the morning till we rest our head at night, we are constantly bombarded with demands on our emotions. Many times we let ourselves go off in a spiral of self-pity and feel irrelevant.