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4 Signs God’s Blessings are Close

There’s no doubt that the Struggles are real.  Life on this side of eternity can bring its share of trials and troubles.  But sometimes you wonder when things are going to turn around.  NO matter what you’ve been enduring or how…

Why Isn’t God Giving Me the Desires of My Heart?

“Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.” -- Psalm 37:4 “And whatever you ask in prayer, you will receive, if you have faith.” -- Matt 21:22 “Whatever you ask in my name, this I will…
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Signs of a Christian Codependent

From the beginning, God said, “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him” (Genesis 2:18). He created us for relationship.  But when codependency enters the picture, the relationship dynamic can…

God, My Thoughts Are Out of Control

God, my thoughts are out of control, help (3 ways to take control of thoughts)  Do you ever feel like your thoughts are out of control? Like someone or something else is operating your brain but you’re being held responsible for the consequences?  Have…
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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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Why Do Others Always Take Advantage of Me?

You’re a giving person. You like to see people happy, and you like it when they are happy with you. This is natural, isn’t it? Yes, absolutely. There are many natural givers in this world—people with temperaments that love to give…

Dealing With Loneliness After Divorce

Perhaps you have just experienced the shock of your life when your spouse came home and told you he was leaving.  Or you could be one of the many who couldn’t take it anymore and despite all of your efforts didn’t work out. Even if…

God Doesn’t Want Me to Stay in This Miserable Marriage, Does He?

  “God just wants me to be happy” is the justification I hear from many women who are sitting in my office, trying to find a way out of an unhappy marriage. For most, they have tried everything under the sun to get their husbands…

4 Signs You Are Settling for Less Than You Are Capable Of

I see it time and time again—women desiring and dreaming big, only to accept second, or even third, best when they feel as if their high hopes will fall flat. They settle in relationships, jobs, friends, even their own potential. Our most…

Four Surprising Truths About Princesses

  Every year my daughter and I go to Disney World and it doesn’t matter our age, we always appreciate seeing the princesses. Their beautiful dresses and classic demeanor are captivating. I wish I could walk around life dressed like…