Dipo Adebayo
3 min readMay 28, 2022


The Power of Positive Affirmations to Change Your Life.

7 Simple Affirmations to change your life.

Positive affirmations can be incredibly helpful

They are positive phrases or statements that we repeat to ourselves.

They are often used to challenge negative or unhelpful thoughts and to manifest the goals, dreams, or experiences we desire. Affirmations are a great way to develop a mindset of positivity and success.

You can use positive affirmations to break bad habits and create new ones. Positive affirmations compel the brain to think differently and replace wrong mindsets which, in turn, brings about positive changes

Affirmations work best when they are repeated consistently. Consistently saying affirmations will help the statements you are saying become ingrained in your mind, and it will eventually begin to influence your thinking and actions.

Ensure you say it out loud for a few minutes each day. The idea is to imbibe the habit of repeating the affirmations daily until they stick in your mind and becomes absorbed by your heart.

Affirmations are especially powerful and life-changing when you get them from the Bible.

You can apply the power of biblical affirmations and watch it change you and your circumstances and create new experiences in your life.

Determine the areas you want to see improvement in and create affirmations from the Bible that speak to that area.

Here are 7 simple affirmations you can get started with

Say them again and again until they sink in and change how you see yourself. Here goes:

  1. I am diligent: I work hard and achieve great results

2. I am honest; I don’t cheat or take bad shortcuts to succeed

3. I am respectful, I honor everyone, small and big, rich and poor.

4. I have great worth; I have something of value to offer the world.

5. I have a great future, I will make a positive difference in the world.

6. I am loving, I treat all people with compassion and kindness

7. I am a child of God, greatly loved by God through His Son Jesus and the Holy Spirit lives in me.

There are several other affirmations you can teach yourself, depending on where you want to see change in.

Here are affirmations for girls/women:

Who you are (Women) https://youtu.be/uWi5iXnguTU

And for boys/men
Who you are (Men): https://youtu.be/aTAn-tk2pDA

Generally, for both male and female:
Who am I- David Bowden: https://youtu.be/cw62CpjP0v8

Your Identity in Christ (Animation): https://youtu.be/hsDQEb-qlyM

And for children: https://youtu.be/vC20RywIYu4

Here are affirmations for your children to boost their confidence, become motivated, teach healthy boundaries, manage emotions, increase resilience, peace and calm, and encourage kindness, courage and creativity: https://www.momjunction.com/articles/positive-affirmations-for-kids_00753537/

Do you have a teenage child or student that gives you concern? I can help. Reach me here: dipo.oasis@gmail.com

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Dipo Adebayo

I am a water engineer, softskills coach, writer & teen counselor. I write on hope and rising above shame, rejection, fear & failure. Follow on IG @dipoadebayo