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Finding the Balanced Life

Self-confidence is an ideal balance of trusting our own abilities and judgement, and having humility and earnestly learning from others.  Consider the example of a finely tuned guitar.  Even if 5 strings are perfectly in tune and only one string … Continue reading

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Listening Could Change Your 2019

  Proverbs 19:20 (NIV) 20 Listen to advice and accept discipline,     and at the end you will be counted among the wise.   Isn’t it interesting how we think about a new year?  We tend to think more of losing that … Continue reading

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Grace is So Much More Than Just a Word

Romans 5:1-2 (NIV) 5 Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we boast in the hope of the glory of … Continue reading

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Real Success Comes From Dependence

Job 6:13 (NIV) 13 Do I have any power to help myself,     now that success has been driven from me?  Job 42:1-6 (NIV) 42 Then Job replied to the Lord: 2 “I know that you can do all things;     no purpose of yours can … Continue reading

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Twenty Things We Should Say More Often (Part 20)

Today we are going to talk about #2 on our list of things we should say more often. Life is tough, but so are you. Most of the time life can be pretty difficult.  It is very rare that the … Continue reading

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Twenty Things We Should Say More Often (Part 16)

Today we are going to talk about #6 on our list of things we should say more often. Nothing.  Just listen.  Sometimes nothing is the best thing you can say. Keith Whitley and later Allison Krause had it right when … Continue reading

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Twenty Things We Should Say More Often (Part 14)

Today we are going to talk about #8 on our list of things we should say more often. Hello, person I’ve never met before!  Here’s a high-five! Sometimes we need to put ourselves out there to meet new people.  We … Continue reading

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