From growing up with gunshot holes outside of his bedroom window,
to sharing the stage with Marianne Williamson and Deepak Chopra, Justin Michael Williams knows the power of healing
to overcome. He is an author, transformational speaker, and top 20 recording artist. With his groundbreaking new book
Stay Woke, and over a decade of teaching experience, Justin has become a pioneering voice for diversity
and inclusion in wellness.
In this episode, Lee and Justin talk about using his voice for change and the
creative process of putting things out in the world. He shares more about why he feels called to be working
at the intersection of music, mindfulness, and social justice. They speak about how meditation came into his life,
what moved him to create his album, and why the commitment and focus of writing his book completely transformed him.
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"Our Father, Who does art in heaven,
Harold is His name.
A little boy was overheard praying:
"Lord, if you can't make me a better boy, don't worry
I'm having a real good time like I am."
After the christening of his baby brother in church,
Jason sobbed all the way home in the back seat of the car.
His father asked him three times what was wrong.
Finally, the boy replied,
"That preacher said he wanted us brought up in a
and I want to stay with you guys."
One particular four-year-old prayed,
"And forgive us our trash baskets
as we forgive those who put trash in our baskets."
A Sunday school teacher asked her children as they
were on the way to church service,
"And why is it necessary to be quiet in church?"
One bright little girl replied,
"Because people are sleeping."
A mother was preparing pancakes for her sons, Kevin 5, and
The boys began to argue over who would get the first pancake.
Their mother saw the opportunity for a moral lesson.
"If Jesus were sitting here, He would say,
'Let my brother have the first pancake, I can wait.'
Kevin turned to his younger brother and said,
"Ryan, you be Jesus!"
A father was at the beach with his children
when the four-year-old son ran up to him,
grabbed his hand, and led him to the shore
where a seagull lay dead in the sand.
"Daddy, what happened to him?" the son asked.
"He died and went to Heaven," the Dad replied.
The boy thought a moment and then said,
"Did God throw him back down?"
A wife invited some people to dinner.
At the table, she turned to their six-year-old daughter and
"Would you like to say the blessing?"
"I wouldn't know what to say," the girl replied.
"Just say what you hear Mommy say," the wife
The daughter bowed her head and said,
"Lord, why on earth did I invite all these people to
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those who believe in psychokinesis raise my hand.
bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.
I almost had
a psychic girlfriend but she left me before we met.
OK, so what's
the speed of dark?
How do you
tell when you're out of invisible ink?
seems to be going well, you have obviously overlooked
bacteria - they're the only culture some people have.
everything is coming your way, you're in the wrong lane.
Ambition is a
poor excuse for not having enough sense to be lazy.
pays off in the future. Laziness pays off now.
a photographic memory. Some just don't have film.
device for finding furniture in the dark.
quit looking for work when they find a job.
I intend to
live forever - so far, so good.
If Barbie is
so popular, why do you have to buy her friends?
soar, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines.
Dancing is a
perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.
When I'm not
in my right mind, my left mind gets pretty crowded.
shampoo! Demand the REAL poo!
General Failure and why is he reading my hard disk?
if you get scared half to death twice?
I used to
have an open mind but my brains kept falling out.
repair your brakes, so I made your horn louder.
psychics have to ask you for your name?
If at first
you don't succeed, dest roy all evidence that you tried.
If at first
you don't succeed, then skydiving definitely isn't for
is the place where you got tired of thinking.
something you don't get until just after you need it.
action, there is an equal and opposite criticism.
the X-ray table, the more of your body is required to be
of the butter is proportional to the softness of the
of the itch is proportional to the reach.
ideas from one person is plagiarism; to steal from many is
really learn to swear until you learn to drive.
with the gene pool is that there is no lifeguard.
Monday is an
awful way to spend 1/7th of your life.
you fall behind, the more time you'll have to catch up.
conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.
If you must
choose between two evils, pick the one you've never tried