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In This Season of Lies, Where Are the Truth Sayers? ?>

In This Season of Lies, Where Are the Truth Sayers?

Amidst unrevealed tax returns, deleted emails and hidden agendas of this day, cynicism beckons. It woos to rule our choices, govern our emotions and direct our attention. And if we’re not careful, we will fall prey. We can’t escape the constant chatter over the 2016 US Presidential election. We hear it at work, on TV and from friends and family. The incessant media dialogue promotes an around-the-clock doomsday fear. It’s a vortex not easily escaped. TWO EXTREMES If you ever wonder…

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Why the New Year is Not Always the Best Time for Resolutions ?>

Why the New Year is Not Always the Best Time for Resolutions

As of December 31st, 2015, I still had not made a New Year’s resolutions. Not one. And while hearing so many others sharing their dreams and vision, it became clear that mine were drifting out to sea as I stood watching. Me, the girl who thrives within plans and processes had not come up with a single heading, Roman numeral or bullet point. Though I have will power to spare when it comes to staying the course and seeing things…

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It’s Time to Change How You See ‘New’ in Your Life ?>

It’s Time to Change How You See ‘New’ in Your Life

I doubt I’m alone in saying that I especially enjoy new things – new clothes, shoes, hairstyles. I’ll take new paint on the walls and newly washed sheets any day of the week! Do you know why we like new things? Because they energize us and inspire a new excitement about ourselves and our situations. New arouses the fresh flavor of hopeful within the tired and mundane. Sometimes, though, this love of all things new can get us into trouble…

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How to Embrace God’s Purpose for Your Life NOW ?>

How to Embrace God’s Purpose for Your Life NOW

Time is ever-present; sometimes we simply don’t acknowledging its existence. “I’m here”, time says. Yet I lose it. All the while it surrounds me – my living, my being.  Sometimes I cheapen it with agenda or, even worse, apathy. Other times I grasp it so tight until it smothers. It’s so faithfully here, no matter how often I take it for granted. And without fail, it is…NOW. Even the smallest tick is expectant with divine encounters, humbly awaiting our mindfulness. The present….

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