Running life’s race with passion and determination…

Everything that hinders us in the race of life must be cast aside. Hebrews 12:1 New International Version (NIV) Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, Here…

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One man’s definition of peace…

A new take on something we are all in search of these days… The online dictionary defines peace as freedom from disturbance. So that defines the state of peace by what quality is missing. Below is a definition that embraces the concept eloquently. ‚ÄúPeace is simplicity of heart, serenity of mind, tranquility of soul, the…

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Focus on the Good to Change Your Mood

What a person focuses on increases. Most of us have heard this truism before. But do we act on it? Example: If I think about how my day is rotten, I will unconsciously keep taking notice of everything that supports my theory. We always find evidence to back up our thoughts, because we like to…

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I Chose to be Offended

What? Who would choose to be offended? Everyone. We pick and choose what our values and beliefs are. Then when someone violates our values and beliefs, we get offended. But a huge part of being offended is our interpretation of what is happening, at the moment, when we get upset. I have noticed it is…

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In 20 Minutes I Do Not Have to Feel This

This big truth is a BIG danger for those of us who look elsewhere to escape pain, anxiety, depression, loneliness, and grief. In 20 minutes~ you could go to a club and get some attention In 20 minutes~ you could score on a corner or call your plug In 20 minutes~ most people have access…

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