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Pushing Past Self-Doubt

How do you push through in the midst of self-doubt?  What do you do when your biggest advocate-your own psyche-turns against you?  We’ve all experienced it.   247 more words



Dreams should never die
Even if my life is a dream
In the twilight, hopefully the eyes will still shine
With a dreamer’s mind and heart… 46 more words

Give Up in Order to Win

Life gives opportunity to learn every day.

One of my recent lessons is that sometimes you need to give up your goal in order to achieve it… 160 more words


Lessons We Can Learn Halfway to Black Belt

Last weekend our son was awarded his red belt in karate (which is just our shorthand for the real name of the marital arts system he practices — the American Advanced Combat System — which was developed by Sensei Dan Timlin and is based on Bruce Lee’s system of Jeet Kune Do). 885 more words


What motivates you?

While I was in undergrad, my pawpaw had a very bad stroke that affected his speech and the right side (his dominant) of his body.  He is able to walk and his speech has improved, it isn’t the same as it was before but he can communicate pretty well.   427 more words


Overflowing Comfort

Daily Bible Reading – Judges 11,12; Psalm 50; 2 Corinthians 1

Today’s Key Passage – 2 Corinthians 1:1-11

In the past, I have talked a lot about how God comforts us in our times of sorrow.   583 more words


Happy, Happy, Joy, Joy!

Colossians 1:11-12- We pray that you will be strengthened with his glorious power so you will have the endurance and patience you need. May you be filled with joy, always thanking the Father. 336 more words

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