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How to Control Your Thoughts - Biblically

Thoughts can drive your feelings so fast that you don’t even know what hit you. Before you know it, you’re in a slump, feeling down in the dumps, angry or even hopeless. Those feelings don’t come out of nowhere, they start in your mind. 2…
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How to Have the God Kind of Faith

Are you struggling to have faith? Perhaps you’re not sure if God will show up for you.   You trust that He will. After all, when your prayers, made in faith, collide with God’s will, miracles can happen. Whoever shall say, and…
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How to Activate the Promises of God in Your Life

I have found that there are two schools of thought among Christians when it comes to the promises of God.   One group will doubt that the promises of God apply to them and live a life void of His blessings.   The other…
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“But God, You Promised:” How to Have Faith While You’re Waiting

I was watching an episode of “America’s Funniest Home Videos” with my family when they showed a clip of a little boy, crying at the top of his lungs at his parents. Between his cries, he said, “You said!” over and over again. Apparently,…
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How to Spark Vision in Your Life

The end of the year is one of my favorites times of year. Every November, I spend a few days offsite to evaluate the current year and plan my focus for the upcoming year. I have done this for as long as I can remember. My favorite part…
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3 Questions to Ask Before Pursuing Your Purpose

Do you long to fulfill a greater purpose in this life? Perhaps you’re tired of conforming to this world’s demands and would love to devote your life to following after what God has created you for.   While every person was created…
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7 Promises of God You Can Count On

Did you ever stay up late watching one of those old infomercials, whether it was a knife sharp enough to cut through a soda can, a magical mop, or the latest exercise fad that promises you the fitness results you’ve always wanted? We…
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Why Many Christians Don't Fulfill Their God-Given Purpose

The more people I talk to the more I realize that there are countless Christians frustrated because they long to fulfill their God-given purpose but don’t know how to go from revelation to reality. It’s not surprising, given that…
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3 Ways God Calls You into Your Purpose

Have you ever wondered what you were created to be? I certainly have. I spent many years of my life raising a family, running a business, and otherwise enjoying life, but there always felt like there was something missing. I often pondered…
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How to Find Your Calling in Life

As a counselor and speaker, people ask me all the time, “How did you find your calling in life? Did you always know what God wanted you to do?” For a long time, I had no idea what God’s purpose for me was, but I remember the day…