EmpowerHer!

Friday, June 21, 2019

Business Empowerment Sessions

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  • How to Keep Uncle Sam Out of Your Business
  • Financing Your Business: Beginning your personal and professional financial journey
  • Knowing Your Strengths: Branding Yourself
  • Communication: How to have a crucial conversation with your employer
  • Fruits of the Spirit: Nourishment for the Application of Business
  • Stocks and Investments
  • Monetizing Your Business: Giving your business multiple legs
  • Technology: How to use technology to drive your business
  • What’s Your BIG Idea?
  • Run Woman Run: Strategies to start your political career
Can We Talk About It? Panel Discussion

Mental health suffers from an image problem. It has been taboo; basically, hidden under the rug for years. It’s time to pull the covers off this condition that is affecting our community in alarming numbers. This professional panel of Psychiatrists and Psychologists will host a transparent conversation, give support services that are available, insight on the signs and effects of depression, bi-polar disorder, anxiety and other mental conditions. It’s time to remove the stigma!

General Session: Well Aware! – Dr. Jill Waggoner

In her own informing, entertaining presentation…Dr. Jill will bring her medical expertise and help women to become…”Well Aware!”

Focus Forward

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Life Application Sessions

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A Clear Vision…Enjoying the Second Half*

(A panel discussion designed for but not exclusive to women 50+).

You have crossed the 50-yard line.   All fumbles, interceptions and missed field goals are behind you.  How do you want to live your second half?  It’s time to huddle-up and get a clear game plan to enjoying the second half and finishing well.   LIMITED SEATING

Offered for Saturday Session I only.

InfluenceHer! **

(A panel discussion designed for but not limited to Young Adult Women)

Who are you allowing to influence the dynamics of your life…social media, fashion gurus or the latest popular personality? It’s time to unfriend or block all negative Influencers and make room for people who are worthy to make a positive impact on your life.   LIMITED SEATING

Offered for Saturday Session II only.

It’s Complicated!

Society puts a lot of pressure on single women to settle down and find “Mr. Boaz” Are you ready to explore your options? Is online dating for you?  What are the best online dating services?  Are you opened to dating outside of your race or a man with a child(ren)?  Looking for that ever-elusive love connection can be complicated, but not impossible. 

Fix Your Eyes on THIS!

Whether we read our Bibles in the morning, at lunch, or at bedtime, our schedules and responsibilities often invade our lives with uninvited distractions.  The enemy uses distractions to pull our eyes off Christ and prevent us from hearing God speak through His Word. Meditation frees us to fix our eyes on Jesus, tune out distractions and it opens the door to a meaningful time of prayer.  I will meditate on your precepts and fix my eyes on your ways. (Ps. 119:15)

Looking for God

Are you going in circles… wandering in the wilderness… feeling lost and alone? God, where are you?  Don’t curse your location, your wilderness is the place between receiving a promise from God and seeing it come to pass.  God uses the wilderness to prepare and equip you to fulfill your divine purpose. When you can’t see His hand, trust His heart.

Visually Impaired

Saul’s jealousy of David blinded him to what God had already given him. When we compare ourselves with others, we become confused and began to want what someone else have instead of using what God has equipped us with for our own specific mission. What God has for you…is for you! It’s time to slay that green-eyed monster!

Living on a See-Saw

My spiritual life is off balanced! Trying to balance my spiritual life with my working life is an up and down challenge. Between family, work and other responsibilities there is little time left for God.  Don’t wait until you retire to start living a balanced life.  Be encouraged… you can grow spiritually strong even amid the fast pace of life.

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY – Blended…a Toxic Conundrum

When divorce and second marriages occur regularly, blended families are very common and feature their own brand of challenges: discipline styles, space, chores, finances, sibling rivalry, entertainment and so on. How do you blend without creating a toxic conundrum? HELP!

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY – Who’s Caring for the Caregiver?

Caring for a loved one strains even the most resilient person. Caregiver stress- the emotional and physical stress of caregiving is common.  It is natural to feel angry, frustrated, exhausted, alone or sad. Even the caregiver needs care. Remember, if you don’t take care of yourself, you won’t be able to care for anyone else.

Blurred Vision

The Disciples couldn’t see the other side of the lake while they were in the midst of a storm. They thought they were going to die, so they went to get help. Are you in a storm? Learn from the Disciples…go wake up Jesus!  He has the power to speak peace to your storm and get you safely to the other side.

Should I Move Forward?

Jesus told his disciples to shake the dust off their feet and walk away when they were not welcomed, appreciated or the message was rejected. God calls us to stand firm, proclaim truth and continue until we see the results of that testimony. Other times God gives us the freedom to move on with a clear conscience.

Vision Blockers

Do you find it easy to magnify the faults of others while excusing your own?  If you are ready to criticize someone, check to see if you deserve the same criticism.  Jesus statement, “ Do not judge,” is against the kind of hypocritical, judgmental attitude that tears others down in order to build oneself up. Take the plank out of your eye before you try to remove the speck out of someone else. 

These Lying Eyes

If you look at your situation with the natural eye things will certainly appear dismal and hopeless. Don’t believe your lying eyes.  This is an obscure perspective.   Look UP!  Yes, shift your gaze to an upward direction and see the goodness of the Lord.  God has an aerial view and a vision plan that will give you hope and help in your time of need. (Ps 27:13; 121:1)

Visual Aid

When our physical vision becomes impaired, we have at our disposal prescription glasses, readers, contact lens or a Lasik procedure.  When our spiritual vision become blurred, we have the gift of the Holy Spirit to guides us to the truth, away from sin and to our purpose.  You don’t have to walk through life out of focus. 

ADULTING 101 – FOCUSING FORWARD*

(Designed for but not limited to Young adults.)

Do I really need to grow up…become financially solvent, relational and emotionally stable? Is it time to take my faith journey seriously? Adulting is something you are seldom prepared for, but you know it when it happens. It’s the unglorified part of confronting life and trying to negotiate through the fear of being independent. Yes, it’s time to focus forward; fully embracing adulthood and the ebbs and flows that comes with it.

Offered for Saturday Session I only.

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY – Seeing My Husband Through God’s Eyes

For better or worse…in sickness and in health…until death do you part…what do you do when only one spouse is upholding the marriage vows?  How do keep going when the marriage vows have been broken? Rebuilding your marriage will began as you move through grief, forgive, and focus on restoring trust and communication. You can see your spouse through God’s eyes.   

C.S. Lewis wrote “Relying on God has to begin all over again everyday as if nothing had yet been done”

My Health…My Priority! Dr. Jill Waggoner Medical Session

Women are notorious for putting their needs and concerns on the back burner…even when it comes to our health.  It’s time to live amazing lives and make your health a priority and the number one focus on your To-do list!

The Conversation

(A general panel discussion that will address spiritual, health and relationship matters.)

The Panelist are a premier group of men and women who will This is your chance to discretely ask our premier guest panel of women and men your thought-provoking question!

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