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Perfect Timing

When was the last time you quit because you were frustrated? When was the last time someone asked you for help, only to abandon the project? When was the last time you felt like you were the only one doing all the work all the time?

It is easy to feel like you’re the only one working on a project – whether it is a project as personal and private as your personality, or as public as launching a new program at church – when you don’t see continue here

Resolutions? Time Is Not On Your Side

According to Statisticsbrain 21% of us resolved to losing weight, 17% of us want to make life improvements and do more good deeds and 27% of us did not maintain our resolutions through the first week of January. How are you doing?

If you are experiencing success, let me encourage you to hang in there because almost half of us will continue here

Clean Eating

It’s January 3, how’s that healthy eating plan working for you?

Why do we do this? Every. Single. Year. We keep reading here

Hair Cut Failure

I know that in the grand scheme of things, a bad haircut is not that important. After all, in light of eternity, the length of time it will take for my most recent haircut to grow out won’t even be a blip on the radar screen. However, right now, it is a big deal.

What happened? I am still not sure, but here’s what I recall: keep reading here

Does This Make Me Look Big?

Have you ever asked “Does this make me look big?” Why do we ask that question? Why is it that what others think weighs so heavily on us? Has anyone ever asked you that question? If so, the proper response is not continue here

Engaging The Battle

For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places (Ephesians 6:12 NLT).

Who was the enemy on Sunday morning in Sutherland, Texas? A young man with anger management problems and mental health issues? A government that failed to pass sufficient gun control laws? The Air Force’s bookkeeping department? The powers of evil? All of continue here

Shame and Evil

This whole Harvey Weinstein debacle is bringing up a lot of questions, and while I surely don’t have all of the answers, I believe I know why women, and men, who have suffered sexual abuse wait so long to tell others about it. And I believe I know who is responsible for the culture that seems to think abuse is OK.

I was married for nineteen years before I told my husband that I continue here

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