Best of 2011 Series, Gifts/Talents

Best of 2011: #6 — The Pursuit of Excellence

We are featuring our top EmpowerMoments of 2011. They made us laugh and they made us cry. They comforted us during troubled times and made us uncomfortable in our mess. But most important, they EMPOWERED us to be greater women all around! We are better wives, mothers, daughters, friends, servants and employees. We have been EMPOWERED to love harder, forgive… Continue reading Best of 2011: #6 — The Pursuit of Excellence

Goals & Dreams, Inspirational, Motivation

The Pursuit of Excellence

“If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.”… Continue reading The Pursuit of Excellence

Assignment, Completion, Gifts/Talents, Goals & Dreams, Motivation, Purpose

The Veronica Effect!

Give everyone what you owe him: If you owe taxes, pay taxes; if revenue, then revenue; if respect, then respect; if honor, then honor. (Romans 13:7 NIV) Rarely do we get a chance on EmpowerMoments to just pay tribute; but today I shall take that privilege because today is indeed her day. My friend and… Continue reading The Veronica Effect!

Assignment, Gifts/Talents, Motivation, Prayer, Procrastination, Submission/Surrendering

Shake Us Again!

And do this, understanding the present time: The hour has already come for you to wake up from your slumber, because our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed. (Romans 13:11 NIV) As a self-declared music fiend, I sometimes find it hard to separate from my music at bedtime. During those moments, I… Continue reading Shake Us Again!


I am Kristen R. Harris and I am the founder of EmpowerMoments. EmpowerMoments started back in 2007 when I used to send out emails to the women who I personally knew. In 2011, I started a blog and selected a team of faithful women who shared their stories at least once a week with women across… Continue reading MEET THE WOMEN WHO EMPOWER