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The Power of Thought

Proverbs 23:7 says, As a man thinks in his heart, so is he.” Our thoughts are important. They define us. They direct us. ~As a child when I had blood drawn, I required lying down so that I wouldn’t faint. “I … Continue reading

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The Space Between Emotion and Action

Emotions are the voice of the spirit. They are morally neutral. Regardless of what we’ve been taught, every feeling is allowed and accepted by God (Heb 4:15, Eccl. 3:1-10). Jesus embraces our humanity (Heb. 4:16). God is not surprised by … Continue reading

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Eyes on the Prize

Waiting his turn in line with the other competitors at his university‘s Olympic size pool, Charles secured his swim cap and goggles and leaned over stretching out his hamstrings. His natural forte, the butterfly, was up next and a race … Continue reading

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