How do you deal with failure?

Have you ever asked yourself this question? I have. On more than one occasion and in more than several scenarios. My life has been far from easy and I’ve been faced with many times I knew I would fail. Why? Because I believe that I was in a season of wanting to do things my way and not Gods.

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How to connect in a disconnected world


I have to say that connection with the outside world is becoming more and more overwhelming. Children are learning how to build their knowledge of social media at an alarming rate. Who can agree with me on this? It seems as though we all go off to our corners every day, school, work, life, and as soon as we come back together everyone’s still distracted by their electronics. I am guilty of using my phone during dinner to check email, or sending a text during a family movie. It all really needs to stop and we have had many family talks regarding this topic. Here’s a few things we’ve implemented in our home to help bring the family closer together when the world is pushing us apart.  

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The power of I Am

Positive words have a powerful effect on the way you live your life. Daily affirmations will propel you forward in the direction of your dreams and goals. Let me tell you a story.

One day I was feeling quite tired and really overwhelmed. The house needed cleaning, laundry was piling up, and there were dished in the sink from last nights dinner. 

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