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How to Keep Moving Forward By Slowing Down

For many years, I was under the impression that God helps those who help themselves. I believed that if I wanted something done right, I had to be the one to do it. Yes, I would pray that God would bless my plans, but I rarely let Him take…

Do Perfectionists Really Work Harder?

You’ve likely heard the phrase work smarter, not harder. Many perfectionists land more on the “work harder” side of that equation—since their standards are so high, they have to work harder than everyone else. That’s what they’d…
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Are You Waiting on God, Or Is He Waiting On You?

No one likes waiting. We want what we want and we want it now. Yet as Christians we are constantly reminded to wait on God. It’s easy to say, but can be very difficult to actually do. Waiting on God can be painful and the longer it takes,…

How to Have Faith in God When Everything Is Going Wrong

How to Have Faith in God When Everything Is Going Wrong  Anytime you rely on something, you put your faith in it. What is your faith in? Some people put their faith in their spouse, others in the government, others on a nightly glass…

Do You Have an Indecisive Personality ?

Each morning brings new opportunities. It also presents new decisions that need to be made. If you have an indecisive personality, this could mean big stress for you. These decisions could be big—like whether or not to change jobs—or…

The Cure for the Unsatisfied Life

Despite the fact that Jesus came so that we could live an abundant life, many Christians are living under the oppression of dissatisfaction. This is a world full of people searching and striving to get their desires satisfied. When you…

If You Want to Do Great Things, You’ve Got to Simplify Your Life – Here’s How

I know you can bring home the bacon, fry it up in the pan, chauffeur the kids, head up every ministry, hang out with your friends, join the PTA and have perfect nails. But I also know that at the end of the day, instead of feeling fulfilled…
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Developing the Mindset of an Overcomer

Overcoming adversity is no small task. One thing you can count on in life is that challenges will come: One day you can be sitting back, enjoying the view from the mountaintop, and the next day your emotional world can be completely rocked. The…

6 Surprising Ways to Make Life Better

I have always been (and still am) a planner and goal-setter. I aim high, work hard, and always look to make life better. I used to believe that my life will be better when…. The problem was there was always another “when.” One…
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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 so…