Second chance at life.

Recently, a dear friend of mine started having back pain. It started on Sunday and he went through the week trying to find out what was causing his pain. Thursday of that same week they tried to do an MRI on him. He was in so much pain that he could not lay still long […]

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Are you herding cats?

Have you ever heard the term, “herding cats”? I have actually stopped and visualized this process from time to time. It brings quite a smile to my face. Unfortunately, this term can also be used in reference to our thoughts. We at times allow our thoughts to run uncontrolled. When we do this it causes […]

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Don’t let your emotions cause you to be “too helpful”.

When our thoughts are based on emotions, we must be aware that they can be misleading us. I am a mother of 3 children and they certainly can play on my emotions. Recently, the youngest has been struggling with some separation anxiety. As a mother, I want to help him with this situation. This is […]

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4 examples of when “not” to think.

We are always told to use our heads. Ever been asked, “Did you even think before you acted?” Well there are certainly times in our lives when it’s best not to think. Just let it go and think about it later. I can relate to at least 4 different situations when it’s best not to […]

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Six ways to boost self-confidence.

When you struggle with self-confidence issues, it can make life tough. This is when we have a tendency to beat ourselves up over every little thing. We have goals and aspirations, but those negative thoughts keep telling us that we can’t or that we’re not good enough. Today, we are going to kick the self-confidence […]

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Humility is a great teacher. Ouch!!!

Wow, this week has been a huge learning experience. I am always amazed at how God directs the flow of experiences in our lives. Early in the week I sent a question to Michael Hyatt for his podcast about “Watch your mouth: How our words impact others.” Never did I think that I was going […]

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Coming out of the closet.

No, not that closet. I’m coming out of the faith filled closet. I once heard that if you want to speak on the corporate level that you couldn’t mention your faith and especially not the name of Christ in your message. I have struggled and struggled with this. I thought, I don’t know how to […]

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