I believed this to be true for a while now.

The Positive Black Woman™

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“You’re making everyone happy around you, people have your picture on the wall, playing your music in their car, but everyone is happy but you.” Bishop TD Jakes states this is often the life of a celebrity while counseling Tamar Braxton.

It doesn’t matter how much money we make as people we still haven’t mastered the art of being happy. Why is that? Maybe our focus and priorities are on the wrong things. This doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t pursue our dreams, but we need to keep everything in the proper perspective. Our dreams should take the place of our creator. Our unhappiness and discontentment reminds me of the scripture “For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?”–Mark 8:36. The human state also reminds me of the writer’s feelings that  “Everything Is Meaningless” in Ecclesiastes Chapter 1. I plan…

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