Does This Happen to You?
September 30, 2014

Do you ever feel like you’re falling behind in your day before it really gets started?

You have a reasonable list of things to work through; it’s not over full but getting through to the bottom will keep you busy all day.

And then a curve ball gets thrown your way and you’re just not ready for it.

That happened this morning. I really desire to show the Fruit of the Spirit wherever I go and with whom I interact. Well today I, well, failed miserably.

All before 9 am.

Now mind you I had already had my coffee with Jesus and read Jesus Calling and my daily Scripture reading and my Tozer devotional. I had chatted with my hubster. I had taken photos in the garden. It was all glorious.

Then a text came in that jarred my serene countenance and the old self showed up in a big way.

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4 Words to Tell Yourself (again & again)
September 23, 2014

Have you ever thought much about your self-talk? The words you tell yourself in your head? They may come out of your mouth when you think no one else is listening.

Are they kind words? Are you nice to yourself? Or do you have the voice of “the Bad Girlfriend” as my coach calls it?

I hadn’t thought about how I treat myself until one day I overheard my little boy say something to himself when he dropped something.

“That was stupid.”

ouch.

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