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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
August 2, 2017

Jesus Being the Centre of My Life

Joyful are those … whose hope lies in the Lord their God. In the middle of the storm you can be anchored by the joy & peace of God. That…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
July 16, 2017

7 Classic Habits for a Supernaturally Effective Prayer Life

In my first year of college, I was assigned to read The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey. It is a classic book on effectiveness in life. But the…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
June 11, 2017

Rid Yourself of This Dangerously Independent Spirit

Stewardship—it brings significance to the mundane of life, forms part of our identity and when done well, advances God's purposes in the earth and earns us an eternal reward. The…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
June 11, 2017

Holy Spirit’s Unstoppable Antidote for a Selfish Attitude

Because I was sexually abused by my father throughout my childhood, I believed I was damaged goods and could only have a second-class life. I was so insecure and thought…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
June 11, 2017

10 Tips to Maintain Sexual Purity

We live in a sex-crazed culture where sexual temptation is everyone's battle! How can you learn to say "no" to sexual temptation? How can you gain and maintain sexual purity?…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
May 14, 2017

10 Things You Should Do Every Morning Before 10

Are you a morning person? Have you noticed that some people bounce into work, smiling, totally prepared for the day while others drag themselves in at the last minute, searching…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
May 7, 2017

How To Take Control of Your Thoughts

Many Christians struggle with this issue, especially in our highly technological world, but taking control of our thoughts is essential. Proverbs 4:23 states, "Above all else, guard your heart, for…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
April 27, 2017

Clearing Clouds of Confusion in Your Darkest Hour

Thoughts are powerful and at times cause us to feel and act in ways we wouldn't normally. In fact, they can become so powerful that if left unchecked, they end…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
April 27, 2017

Breaking Your Unholy Covenant With Grief

I have spent several years of my life chasing a dream. A dream of living a satisfied life. We needed more money, a different home, a different geography for that…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
January 11, 2017

A Common Reason You May Be Missing God’s Voice

It was a cold January morning when a violinist walked into a local metro station in Washington, D.C. The temperatures were not conducive to any kind of receptivity from the…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
January 11, 2017

The Life-Choking Depression You Feel Boils Down to One Simple Root

Do you feel like you've lost your joy? Do you feel like you're flailing in the wind as life pulls you along at warp speed, like you've lost all control?…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
January 11, 2017

Smash the Enemy’s Strongholds by Refusing to Do This

When you give the devil a foothold into your life, he takes a stronghold. What does that mean? If you give Satan control of one little part of your life,…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
December 19, 2016

Crucial Habits That Open Your Spiritual Ears to God’s Will

Over and over I hear, "I just want to know God's will for my life." but the will of God is not complicated. When you are born again, the desire…
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InspirationSelf DevelopmentSpiritual
December 19, 2016

Reasons You May Not Be Seeing Fruit in Your Life

We are designed to produce fruit in our lives, manifesting the ways of God through changed lives and relationships that display His ways. Yet there is nothing more discouraging than…
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InspirationSelf DevelopmentSpiritual
December 19, 2016

Renewing Abundant Joy When Your Hope Is Deferred

According to the March of Dimes, somewhere between 15 and 25 percent of known pregnancies end in miscarriage. Despite the fact so many women share a common loss, they endure…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
November 30, 2016

Responding to God’s Call With Joy – No Matter What

At 12 years old I would often think about that moment that the angel Gabriel appeared to Mary, a teenager. I would wonder, If God were looking for a "Mary"…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
November 30, 2016

Responsibility Looks Like Something

TO WHOM MUCH IS GIVEN, MUCH IS REQUIRED Have you ever wondered why Moses had to be raised in the palace? Why could he not be raised with his own…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
November 30, 2016

How I Walked Out of Pain

In 2008 my family and I went through one of the hardest, darkest seasons of our lives. After ten years of marriage, my son Jason found himself in a divorce.…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
November 14, 2016

Are You Blocking the Flow of the Holy Spirit?

A few years ago the Lord challenged me about my level of spiritual hunger. He showed me that even though I had stood in many prayer lines and repeatedly sung…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
September 19, 2016

Trusting God When Life Doesn’t Make Any Sense

Sometimes feeling OK is the best you've felt in a very long time. Your brokenness entraps you because of unchangeable moments that took place in your past. You've yet to let go…
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Self Development
September 19, 2016

5 Common Pitfalls That Can Drain the Joy Out of Your Marriage

One of the biggest failures in my marriage was the season when Stephana and I didn't date as a married couple. We understood the importance of dating, but our actions…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
September 4, 2016

Deflect Satan’s Schemes to Destroy Your Marriage With These 4 Principles

"I think I may have destroyed my marriage." That's what the 20-something newlywed told us when we ran into her at a special event at a large church in our…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
September 4, 2016

Breaking Free From the Spirit of Inferiority

I grew up in the South, where football is a religion. Every boy I knew dreamed of becoming a star quarterback. When my relatives gathered for meals, the conversation usually…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
September 4, 2016

8 Foundational Attributes of a Godly Husband

Do you know the foundational attributes of a godly husband? This article brings to light eight of them right from the Scriptures. First, let us look at other attributes offered…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
July 11, 2016

Soul Food: 3 Basic Needs for the Soul

I have four boys, and they love physical contact. My days are full of wrestling matches, sword fights, and lego man battles. In the midst of all the playing and…
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Self DevelopmentSpiritual
June 20, 2016

6 Things You Do Need When Going Through a Tough Season

In times of crisis, your faith is critical and the trial is an invitation to go higher in your walk with God. Yet at the same time, healthy relationships are…
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ProductivitySelf Development
June 9, 2016

10 Tips for Recovering From Major Life Disappointments

Sometimes life throws curves at us that take the wind from our sails. If we aren't careful, we can allow the injury to haunt us for life, never regaining what…
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