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Four Tips to Bring Balance Into Your Life (And Improve Your Mental Health)

It’s so easy to get caught up in the trap of busyness and to think that the more activities we…

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Don’t Pursue Your Dreams. Pursue Obedience.

“When I grow up, I want to be a doctor.”  This was what I told my second-grade teacher when she…

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Reclaiming Your God-Designed Identity

It happened just as God said.  God made earth-creatures in a vast variety of species: wild animals, domesticated animals of all sizes, and small creeping creatures, each…

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When You’re Tempted to Compare

In a world full of aesthetically pleasing photos, continuous updates, and the need to feel connected, it’s rather easy to…

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The Sweet Spot: Finding and Staying in the Pocket (Part 2 of 2)

How much effort is too much? When does our lack of effort doom us to second best or worse? And…

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The Sweet Spot: When You Are Trying Too Hard (Part 1 of 2)

“You try-hard.” This was the label given one of my daughters in high school after she received yet another near-perfect…

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Vulnerability: How Does it Work in Friendships?

I’m not sure anyone ever gets really good at vulnerability. I watched Brene Brown’s Netflix special last summer. Brene is like the…

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4 Reasons Why You’re Not Getting a Second Date

Have you ever wondered why you’re not getting that second date? Alex Hitchens said it best, “No game. No guile….

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3 Forms of Pride that Stunt Your Growth

Growing up, my teachers would say the measure of a person’s worth is based on character. After all, it’s what’s…

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When You’re Too Busy For God’s Presence

Have you ever danced with someone who doesn’t have any rhythm? If not, maybe it’s because you are that person…

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