Today is a gift.


Every day is an opportunity to grow. Every day is an opportunity to thrive. Every day is an opportunity to succeed. Every day is a gift; an absolute and total gift. Why is it that we tend to forget how valuable that is? Why is it we become so complacent…and sometimes even negative…as we face … Continue reading Today is a gift.

Today is a gift.


Every day is an opportunity to grow. Every day is an opportunity to thrive. Every day is an opportunity to succeed. Every day is a gift; an absolute and total gift. Why is it that we tend to forget how valuable that is? Why is it we become so complacent…and sometimes even negative…as we face … Continue reading Today is a gift.

Daily Intentions


I wake up every day with great intentions. I am a list maker. I must be very organized and scheduled in order to fit all my responsibilities into my days. Every day, I do my best to accomplish my goals. Every day I stumble; I fall; I falter; I am weak. I am human. We are all human. We wake … Continue reading Daily Intentions

Prepare the Day.


Recently I have been asked, “Why don’t you prepare a week’s worth of your daily ‘Layla’s Light’ in advance, and take advantage of the programs that automatically generate the message at a designated time daily?”. I am in awe at this question. To me, that is like saying, “Why don’t you stop praying, surrendering and … Continue reading Prepare the Day.

Struggle


  Today I am sharing an excerpt from my book, HOPE IN THE STRUGGLE.  I pray that this will nourish your spirit and encourage you through your day. My book and my daily writings are simply God using me to share the hope we have in His promises. If you know someone who needs encouragement, … Continue reading Struggle

Light in you.


One of the most important things we can do on a daily basis…is to be an encourager. Even when our own spirit might feel discouraged, making the decision to uplift and encourage others…will in turn…uplift and encourage yourself. Jesus teaches us of the importance of loving others. Loving others means showing kindness, being a help, … Continue reading Light in you.