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By Tamica Smith Jones

God offers moment percentages and we can’t be afraid to take the possibilities we’re given in lifestyles. That’s the message a former collegiate basketball superstar, Dr. Tamica Smith Jones, offers in her memoir, A Ball and Dream.

Circumstances, offerings and missteps alongside the best way appear poised to make existence tough and threaten to derail desires, yet as an alternative Jones unearths that after one course closes one other chance offers itself.

“You needs to think so you might triumph over any state of affairs or situation. for those who fall, by no means remain down,” Jones writes concerning the stumbling blocks she encountered and the turns her lifestyles took whereas pursuing her pursuits. “Get again up, and pass in a special course. it's also vital that even supposing under pressure, distressed and infrequently depressed, you recognize that ‘greater is He that's inside of me then he that's on this planet’ ” (1 John 4:4).

Her mom and dad’ divorce whilst she used to be younger ends up in the blessing of a mixed kin. wasting a faculty scholarship forces her to discover paintings to pay for her schooling – a role that results in her assembly her destiny husband.

Jones writes approximately her life’s excessive issues – luck at the basketball court docket, marriage, the delivery of her son – in addition to the lows she is going via – lashing out at a fellow scholar and having to alter faculties consequently, and later, bouts with unemployment and struggles in her profession. Jones’ direction in lifestyles is whatever yet a gentle trip, yet she has religion that God is guiding her.

God supplies moment possibilities, Jones writes, and she or he advises readers to not shrink back from pursuing new possibilities as long as the hassle is made to stick in His will.

She writes: “Throughout my existence, i've got discovered that there are wills of God, His permissive will and His ideal will. i feel that with permissive will, He permits us to make offerings which are in accordance with our personal command. those offerings and reports may well turn out to show out undesirable, yet God permits it. besides the fact that, i believe that opens the doorways of chance at each step. whether issues seem like they aren't going good, i admire to assert ‘it is operating in your strong’ (Romans 8:28).”

A Ball and a Dream will be to be had in paperback on-line via Amazon, Barnes and Noble and anyplace books are sold.

“[Jones’] frankness concerning the offerings and results she made alongside the adventure frees one to maneuver in religion no longer fear,” stated Bishop Ruth W. Smith of sunshine of the area, about A Ball and a Dream. “God proves via Dr. Smith Jones’ tale that he's the God of one other likelihood. This e-book is a needs to learn for an individual who has a imaginative and prescient and want to be encouraged to maintain going.”

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