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How to Stop Feeling Selfish about Your Self-Care

The Bible says we are to deny ourselves and take up our cross (Matt 16:24). I’ve met many women who take this to mean that you need to be there for everyone every time they need you for something. If you’re like these women, here’s…
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You Were Never Meant to Fit In

Growing up, I desperately wanted to be accepted, so I would become whatever anyone needed me to be. All I ever wanted in life was to fit in and I thought that if I looked better, acted a certain way, or gave in to things I didn’t believe…
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How I Broke Up with Control and Got My Life Back

I was always a strong-headed young lady. From the time I was a little girl I learned how to get other kids to see things my way. But when that strength became a controlling weakness in my life, I knew it needed to change. I’m not sure when…

Are the Risks You're Taking TOO Risky?

It was a hot August day. The sun was shining bright. I made my way across the busy parking lot to my car in a daze. As I sat in the sweltering heat, I couldn’t focus on anything else but the medical report in my hands. The doctor had…
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6 Signs That You’re NOT Living God’s Purpose for Your Life

Are you longing to fulfill God’s purpose for your life? As difficult as this may be to hear, you were not put on this earth to be happy. That’s the bad news. The good news is, you were put on this earth to do amazing things that…

How to Live the Life You Love Even If You Feel Lost

You’ve likely heard the saying, “Life is a journey.” And if you ask most people what they are searching for on their life’s journey, you’ll likely hear a response like, “I just want to be happy.” Most people treat happiness…
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Accelerate Your Personal Growth by Letting Go of These 11 Dream Killers

If you want to achieve great things in life you have to grow personally. It’s a necessary part of the process, because your dreams will only be as solid as you are. In the pursuit of your dreams, you’ve likely thought about all of the…
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6 Life Lessons I Learned the Hard Way

“A wise person learns from their mistakes, a wiser person learns from the mistakes of others.” – Unknown   As a classic type A personality, I hate wasting time. When I want something I move forward at a million miles a minute.…

Building Unstoppable Confidence

If you had all the confidence you needed, how would your life be different right now? What would be different in your career? How would your relationships change? So many people could benefit from having more confidence. To help…
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Why You Do What You Do…Understanding Your Unique Temperament

Wouldn’t it be great if you knew why you act the way you do?  Wouldn’t it be helpful if you knew what made the people you were in relationship with tick? You’re familiar with personality tests, yes? They’re nearly impossible to…