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The Gift Of Failure

  “I want to grow up to be a failure,” said no one, ever. Everyone wants to be a success. From as young as we can remember, we are told, You can do anything! But that simply isn’t true, is it? Although they are well-intentioned,…

Three Signs It’s Safe to Trust Again (and Three Clues It’s Time to Run)

  By Kris Reece, Counselor, Coach, Speaker Very few would argue that trust is a key component in successful relationships. After all, isn’t honesty the best policy? And yet, if you have lived on this planet for any length of…

What Makes You Tick?

  You’re familiar with personality tests, yes? They’re nearly impossible to get away from, whether they are humorous Facebook quizzes or bestselling books offering detailed strengths analysis. While they are fun to take and can be…

When It’s Time to Burn a Bridge

  You've heard the expression, "Don't burn your bridges." While this adage has some wisdom to it—we do live in a small world and you never know when you’ll cross paths with someone—sometimes you need to burn bridges with people…

To Scream or Not to Scream

Whether you experience it as a mild heat or a full-blown pressure cooker, anger is a natural human emotion. In fact, it is the most common emotion. It affects body and mind—increasing your body temperature and creating an unsettled discomfort. Anger…

Why Doesn’t He Love Me?

Eddie was a charismatic, outgoing, fun-loving guy. Sheila fell in love with him from the moment he asked her to pass the sugar in the break room. Sheila couldn’t believe that someone like Eddie would be interested in a shy girl like her.…

6 Relationship Wreckers- How Many Do You Have?

By: Kris Reece, Author of Build a Beautiful Life Out of Broken Pieces Unless you are glutton for punishment, you desire to have happy, healthy relationships. But often times after we have become comfortable in a relationship, we forget that…

This Too Shall Pass

Did you know millions of American's suffer from depression every year? We all suffer from depression from time to time. If you are battling feelings of grief and loss, depression can be debilitating. I sit here today with such a tremendous…

How Does God Want Us to Fight Against Evil People or Situations?

By Kris Reece - Author of Build a Beautiful Life Out of Broken Pieces Raise your hand if have ever had to suffer the consequences of your actions—can you give an example or two here, such as “you waited until the last minute to start a…

Dangers of Deciding While Mad (or any emotion)

By Kris Reece, Author of Build a Beautiful Life Out of Broken Pieces You’ve heard people say things like “I just felt like it,” or, “ I feel like I should be doing…,” or, “ I don’t feel like doing…”. Perhaps you even say…