MICHELE BANISTER is a Registered Nurse, Leading Authority on Parenting and Life Skills, Speaker, Certified Personal Coach and an Award-winning Author. Her books and programs provide the answers you’ve always wanted to many of life’s difficult “who/what/why/where/when and how-to” questions. She has two college degrees and several certifications. Michele has the desire to help others reach their full potential by providing information in a concise, direct-to-the-point, manner. She knows your time is valuable and strives to provide you the information you need, quickly and accurately, to unlock your potential. Michele's books are under the pen name Michele Sfakianos.
It’s already familiar to us that real progress happens when we are prone to leaving our comfort zone. Only by challenging yourself, and making a far stretch, can you achieve real success no matter what aspect of life is involved. Successful people always go for the next challenge, setting the bar higher than before. Are you up for the challenge?
Are you frustrated because you know you aren’t doing what you are meant to do? Are you letting fear rule you? Do you know how to step out in faith? Fear is a tool Satan uses against us to make us miserable and destroy our lives. Let’s learn some ways to leave this irrational thinking behind.
We all grow weary in the trials of life. Did you know that “wait” is a verb? Waiting in this sense is actively expecting God to be the answer for our weariness and oppression on this journey called life. Are you trying to direct or counsel God on what you think you need? Or, are you waiting patiently for His direction for your life? Let’s learn the three requirements of waiting to provide us a determined focus on His desire for our journey.
Everyone experiences some type of indulgence in their life. We tend to separate our spiritual life from our physical life, but that’s not what God intended. He carefully crafted each of us as His masterpiece and has entrusted our bodies to us to care for. Are we being wise stewards? Let’s find out how the difference between self-indulgence and self-control and self-compassion.
Emotional exhaustion is a state of feeling emotionally worn-out and drained as a result of accumulated stress from your personal or work lives, or events and situations. People experiencing emotional exhaustion often feel like they have no power or control over what happens in life. They may feel “stuck” or “trapped” in a situation. Let’s learn how to cope and make important changes so that we don’t suffer from emotional exhaustion.
When life doesn’t turn out the way we’d hoped, or planned, we feel tremendous disappointment and may doubt everything, including ourselves. We need to stop living our life in the rear-view mirror and keep our eyes focused on the big windshield in front of us. Learn how to turn your disappointments into opportunities.
Are you expecting better results in your life? Do you want to achieve more? There are a few changes you can start with today to help you to achieve the success your desire, and live the life you were meant to live. Do you need to change friends? Change commitments? Are you ready to leave your comfort zone?
Intentional living is one of the best gifts we can give ourselves, our relationships, and the world around us, because it leads to actions that make a difference and impact our life forever. Do you set goals with intentions? Let’s learn the difference between goals and intentions, and how we can use those to live the life we were meant to live.
Thomas Edison made thousands of prototypes of the incandescent light bulb before he finally got it right. His failing continued to push him forward. Are you resilient? Do you have the ability to continually bounce back from events in your life? Let’s learn to be more resilient and live the life we were meant to live!
Why are we so resistant to change? What makes us stay in our comfort zone? What advantages are there to change? Let’s explore why change is so important and the benefits to our life in seeking and accepting change.