A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from July 27, 2017
“You’re too blessed to be stressed”

(I’m/You’re) Too blessed to be stressed” is a saying that has been printed on many images. “Too Blessed to be Stressed” has been cited in print since at least 1993.


25 September 1993, The Town Talk (Alexandria, LA), pg. C-7, col. 6:
Rev. Isiah Lee’s worship celebration is scheduled with the topic “Too Blessed to be Stressed.”

6 July 1994, Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer, “Voice of ‘Mother Williams’ Is Missed” by Richard Jones, pg. B1:
Mrs. Oakley, seated behind a desk with a placard that read “I’m too blessed to be stressed,” received well-wishers and talked about the most famous member of her congregation.

OCLC WorldCat record
Too Blessed to Be Stressed
Author: Deborah Anna Luepnitz
Edition/Format: Article Article : English
Publication: Journal of Feminist Family Therapy, v8 n4 (19970209): 35-45
Database: CrossRef

OCLC WorldCat record
Too blessed to be stressed
Author: Suzan D Johnson Cook
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : T. Nelson, ©1998.
Edition/Format: eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView

21 September 1999, Augusta (GA) Chronicle, “Clinton promises to help North Carolina’s flooding victims” (AP), pg. 10A, col. 5:
Mr. Clinton said he was impressed by the upbeat spirits many people displayed; he noted one minister was wearing a GT-shirt reading, “Too Blessed to be Stressed.”

Wikipedia: Too Blessed to be Stressed
Too Blessed To Be Stressed is a local television program on New Evangelization Television in Brooklyn, produced by the Catholic group Jovenes de Valor ministry. Hosted by David Bisono and by Jahaira Rodriguez, the program presents testimonials addressing topics such as stress, religion at work, music, relationships and more. Based on an internet talk show, Too Blessed To Be Stressed premiered in September 2008.

OCLC WorldCat record
Too blessed to be stressed cookbook : a busy woman’s guide to stress-free cooking (prep time 20 minutes or less!)
Author: Debora Coty
Publisher: Uhrichsville, Ohio : Barbour Books, an imprint of Barbour Publishing, Inc., [2015]
Edition/Format: Print book : English

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63 TOP STRESS QUOTES & SAYINGS
Published on September 3, 2016, under Quotes
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62. You’re Too Blessed To Be Stressed.
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