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Impress or Inspire

Do I do what I do to impress others or to inspire them? This is a question that I ask frequently of myself. In the past, I have ¬†answered it based on the ways I assumed others would answer it. Did she think I was trying to get attention for myself? Did he think I was trying to prove something? […]

What is Success?

Success means recognizing which (part of a job) belongs to me as I depend on Christ and which part belongs to others. The best way to sabotage my own success is to be obsessed with someone else’s. ~Emily P. Freeman, Simply Tuesday I’ve been thinking about success a lot lately. I guess this is what happens when you enter middle […]

Lessons Learned from Dignity

2015 has been a weird year. I feel like I have been on a very long blogging break and I miss writing more than I can even express- more than I’ve allowed myself time to contemplate. It’s strange to go from blogging at least 3 times a week to 2 times a month, but that has been the reality of […]

When the Words Won’t Come

The words haven’t been coming lately. Even when I have a few moments to sit down with my computer and write, it just doesn’t happen. I have written approximately 322 blog posts in my head, but for some reason, the words won’t come out on the screen. Part of this is due to the fact that I am tired. Weary […]

Run Your Own Race

Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus. ~Philippians 3:13,14 Yesterday I ran in our church gym with some friends of mine while my baby girl played with some balls, occasionally running with us. When we first started […]