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Power of Affirmations Booster

What is an affirmation?

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It is a positive statement that describes a desired situation. Positive words to improve your life. Saying affirmations may seem insignificant, but over time they can have a powerful effect. Think about what happens to a drop of water that hits a rock just one or two times? (Nothing) What happens if the water hits the rock over a long period of time? (The rock will be eroded).

Affirmations help you live the life you want and deserve

Affirmations are gifts we can give to ourselves. If we want to make a change or we want to improve something in our life, we should develop our own positive affirmations. For example if I wanted to stop smoking, I could affirm everyday that I am becoming healthier and healthier.

“Red Light” Affirmations

A message from Edmund Benson:

Instead of wasting time when we stop for red lights, wait in line at the supermarket, visit the doctor’s office, etc. Susan and I created these mini-prayers we call Red Light Affirmations. This is our own personal collection we would like to share with you. We urge you to create your own list to bring God and His blessings into your life.

ARISE Red Light Affirmation “starter” cards are available in the Online Store. This compact card (2″ x 3.5″) is perfect for dashboards of cars, pocket books, and wallets. These positive affirmations enable us to be in constant touch with upbeat thoughts and aspirations.

If you would like to share your own thoughts, prayers, and personal affirmations please email them to Let us know if you would like us to remove or include your email address prior to posting your responses on the ARISE web site. All responses become the property of ARISE Foundation, Inc. and may be edited for content.

Affirmations — Religious

It isn’t happening TO me, it’s happening FOR me. It’s all part of God’s plan.
I have the favor of God.
God wants me to be happy.
God knows who I need in my life right now.
God makes divine connections in my life right now.
God weeds out those who are wrong for me.
God brings the right people into my life.
Think BIG! God does.
I’m doing my best. That is all God expects of me.
God wants me to be HAPPY!
God’s favor surrounds me like a shield.
God takes pleasure in prospering me.
God, I’m asking that you not just provide for my needs, but give me much more to share.
Thank you, dear God, for blessing me with your favor in new and wonderful ways.
I let go (of end results) and let God.
God knows who and what I need right now in my life.
Jesus said, “Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you. For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened” (Luke 11:9-10).
Thank you, dear God, for patiently waiting for me to learn my life lessons.
God is love; fear is the enemy.
God brings the right people and situations into my life. They want to help any way they can, and I handle these opportunities beautifully.
I am where God wants me to be. I am in the right place at the right time, doing what I’m supposed to be doing.
God is protecting and directing me.
I am growing in spirit and wisdom, all thanks to you, dear God, and the angel guides you assigned me.

Affirmations — Spiritual

Speak it out. I give life to my faith.
I am anointed, creative, and talented.
I pray big and expect abundant overflow.
“Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for?” -Robert Browning
I expect the answer to every problem, I expect abundance on every level, and I expect to grow in spirit and wisdom.
My whole life is a prayer.
Thank you for allowing me to become a happy, feeling, and appreciative person.
My family and I are truly blessed with good health, abundance, happiness, success, and the time and desire to enjoy it all.

Affirmations — General

I am successful and victorious.
I have an attitude of gratitude.
I fulfill my destiny in good health.
I know my best days are in front of me.
People now come into our lives that bring us to another level. UP-UP-UP-UP.
I smile with emotion.
It is not my destiny to keep struggling.
A BIG harvest is coming my way. It is my time to reap what we have sown.
I expect my every need to be met.
I expect good health to last till the end.
I do good, feel good, and smile.
I NOW express feelings of love, joy, happiness, and excitement.
I smile and expect the best.
I am 100% ready to accept good health, happiness, abundance and longevity.
I am feeling and conceiving on the inside, so I can achieve on the outside.
All my body systems are A-OK.
I have the answer to every challenge.
I surrender. Surrendering means not being attached to the outcome.
I do whatever I am directed to do, what appeals to me, and do not focus on the outcome.
My family and I are free of fear and worry. I feel really good about myself. Everything is wonderful! I remember all I need to know, all I want to know. I relax and remember.
I am whole, peaceful, successful and kind.

ARISE chose the name “red light” to represent various times when our minds are in neutral. For example, waiting for a stoplight to change, standing in line at the supermarket, pumping gas, while sitting in the waiting room of the doctor’s office, on an airplane, etc. Affirmations are perfect when we have free time to spend reaffirming our prayers, dreams, and goals. Choose two or three daily affirmations for you to use to bring success, abundance, better relationships and good health into your life.

How to create effective affirmations

  1. Write down your affirmations
  2. Believe your affirmation as truth
  3. Feel the affirmation
  4. Use the present tense (see “Red Light” Affirmations examples)
  5. Try to repeat it at least two times every hour

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