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A Seed of Hope… What will Tomorrow Bring?

Inspirational Quotes Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see. John F. Kennedy Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven. … Continue reading A Seed of Hope… What will Tomorrow Bring?

Dr. Thomas Maples: Crossroads

In Requiem of a Dream

Inspirational Quotes The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of … Continue reading In Requiem of a Dream

Act… It Defines Personal Purpose

Inspirational Quotes Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement. – W. Clement Stone The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. … Continue reading Act… It Defines Personal Purpose

Loving Kindness – Want to Change the World… Change Within

Inspiration Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin. ― Mother Theresa What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and … Continue reading Loving Kindness – Want to Change the World… Change Within

Values… The Foundation of Moral Character

Inspiration There is a fundamental question we all have to face. How are we to live our lives; by what principles and moral values will we be guided and inspired? … Continue reading Values… The Foundation of Moral Character

Love… Hate… Love… To Grow in Faith

Inspiration Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it. Martin Luther King, Jr. A new command I give you: Love … Continue reading Love… Hate… Love… To Grow in Faith

To Be… Marks of Inner Value

Inspiration Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are. Roy … Continue reading To Be… Marks of Inner Value

Inspiration: Education – A Journey of Hope & Faith

Inspiration Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom. — Oprah Winfrey Intelligence plus character—that is the true goal of education — Dr. Martin Luther King, … Continue reading Inspiration: Education – A Journey of Hope & Faith

Inspiration: The Secret to Success

Inspiration In order to attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd. Miguel de Cervantes I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why … Continue reading Inspiration: The Secret to Success

Inspiration: A True Mark of Courage

In this week’s #inspiration, Dr. Tom explores #courage and the #perseverance it takes to realize our self potential.

Day 32: My Personal Journey to Release Weight

Dr. Tom explores the battle between anxiety and planning for change with a little Christian Inspiration to Help You Along the Way.

Day 30: My Personal Journey to Release Weight

Dr. Tom explores weight loss, values, purpose, transformation, and its effect on a weight loss journey.