Category Archives: Teach

Focus on Stopping Talk {#Write31Days}

Talk is cheap. There are times that I can focus more on talking than actually doing anything.  I talk about the things that I want to do, but I don’t take any action towards accomplishing those things.  I admit the … Continue reading

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Doorway to Focus {#Write31Days}

The second most often asked question I hear about focus is how do I focus?  For a girl with untreated Attention-Deficit Disorder for most of my life, focus is something that I have learned to do fairly well over the … Continue reading

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How to focus {#Write31Days}

One  of the questions I hear most frequently is how do I know what to focus on to be successful? While the answer is a little different for each person, there are a few things that we all have in … Continue reading

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Childhood, part deux

POD #14: Childhood, part deux This morning someone shared on Facebook about being childlike rather than childish.  It resonated because yesterday, I was definitely being childish.   I won’t defend that it was less childish than I have been in the … Continue reading

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Trust in the Waiting {#Write31Days}

Imagine waiting.  I don’t mean one to two days or even a week or year, but decades.  Imagine having the vision of where your going but not knowing how to get there.  Or worse, seeing  yourself going in the seemingly … Continue reading

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Trust in Insecurity {#Write31Days}

I remember being told that I was insecure.   I was shocked when the words left my pastor’s lips.  I was sitting there beside my husband in marriage counseling.  It was a challenge to this confident appearing lion personality.   It took some self-reflection … Continue reading

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Relationship, Understanding, and Tests{#Write31Days}

In Genesis 22 we find the story of Abraham and Isaac.  Abraham had been given a promise that seemed impossible back in Genesis 12:1-3.  The promise to become the father of many nations was first given when Abraham was seventy-five years … Continue reading

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Give

God has called us all to give. So many people think that they have nothing to offer. Yet, we all have just what we need to give.  God not only tells us what to give, who to give to, but also how … Continue reading

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Do We See?

I think we see what we have and what others don’t, but do we really stop and think about it?  Do we really see the difference?  Do we see that our community is weighted with suffering and burdened with injustice? … Continue reading

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Helping without hurting

There has been a lot written lately about when helping hurts.   There are so many people who want to meet the needs of others. They are well-meaning, but they don’t realize that there are times when our desire to help hurts … Continue reading

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