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Wisdom from Erica Kosal

Wisdom from Erica Kosal

I have come to learn the power of belief in self.

I didn’t realize the significance or the true power of this until I was forced to face extreme stress stemming from my husband’s chronic illness. The message that I have only recently really heard is “belief becomes reality.”

It is absolutely true that your belief in something will come to be, if you have a definite, genuine conviction of it and the dedication to work toward it. Wishing something to occur is very different from an inner core knowledge that something will absolutely happen, acting as if it is inevitable, and putting yourself out there, laboring to make it reality.

During the midst of chaos and sadness, I have witnessed first-hand the power of true belief.

It can help you overcome the most impossible of challenges. True belief in your abilities and any subsequent hard work needed can alter your path in a purposeful way, in the direction you desire. Instead of stressing about the negatives of a situation, purposefully focus on the good of the situation, reframing your thoughts for calm and success, and you can accomplish seemingly unattainable outcomes.

As an additional bonus, it turns out that with such perseverance and determination, unexpected gifts appear on your path. Friends show extra care and kindness, strangers surprise you in nice ways, and a new view on life is realized….Continue reading at

Erica is a blogger, inspirational speaker, and the author of Miracles for Daddy.

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11:11PM PST on Dec 28, 2012

thank u

3:40AM PST on Dec 21, 2012

So true.

10:56PM PST on Dec 17, 2012

I couldn't agree more, as I have similar experiences to you.

4:58PM PST on Dec 17, 2012

Thank you for sharing this.

3:58PM PST on Dec 17, 2012

Very good advice and so true. Thanks Erica and Gail for sharing.

2:31PM PST on Dec 17, 2012

Noted, thx

1:54PM PST on Dec 17, 2012

Thanks Gail for sharing.

1:54PM PST on Dec 17, 2012

Thank you

1:39PM PST on Dec 17, 2012


12:52PM PST on Dec 17, 2012

Ja tam bardziej wierzę w Boga niż w siebie.

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