Tag Archives: Fear

Courage

  “Courage will follow when faith takes the lead.”  Anonymous  Reading biographies of courageous men and women inspire me. The Apostle Paul’s faith in what God had promised, gave Paul courage. In Acts chapter 27, the vessel Paul was on … Continue reading

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Knowing God

  “Once you become aware that the main business that you are here for is to know God, most of life’s problems fall into place of their own accord.” J. I. Packer We get to know God by spending time … Continue reading

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When Fear Distorts Our Past

2  “Of all the passions, fear weakens judgment most.” Cardinal de Retz While in college, I lamented over the stress of my classes and couldn’t wait to graduate. But once I landed a full time teaching position and juggled that … Continue reading

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Letting Go

“Life is a balance of holding on and letting go.” Anonymous   My mom and stepdad are both artists in Arizona and for numerous years they sold their artwork in a Scottsdale gallery. Year after year though, the drama with … Continue reading

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Making Progress

“The chains of love are stronger than the chains of fear.” William Gurnall   In 1988, my family moved from Arizona to Chicago, for my husband’s final year of training. I met another mom with young children who also liked … Continue reading

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Responsibility

“What difference does it make to you what someone else becomes, or says, or does? You do not need to answer for others, only for yourself.” Thomas a Kempis Since responsibility is my number one strength, it’s easy for me … Continue reading

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Meant To Be Seen

  “We were all meant to shine, as children do. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us.” Marianne Williamson “You were meant to be seen. It’s time to come out from the shadows. … Continue reading

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