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Without a Double Mind

I was talking with a friend a few weeks back & she brought up the topic of being double-minded. No, I don’t mean having split personalities, but rather the issue of being ruled by emotions & going back & forth on the decisions we make. At the time I didn’t really think it applied to… Continue reading Without a Double Mind

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Listening for Motivation

As you may have recently read, things have been pretty hectic for me lately. When life gets hectic, I often have a hard time staying motivated on my own. When that happens, there are a few things I tend to listen to, to help me stay motivated & I just wanted to share them with… Continue reading Listening for Motivation

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For the Days You Feel Lost & Overwhelmed…

I don’t know about you but the past 2 months have been non-stop. Recently I’ve begun to feel very overwhelmed, & today was even more of a doozy than any of the previous days. I’ll be honest with you…with the sense of being overwhelmed that I’ve had & that I know is coming, I can… Continue reading For the Days You Feel Lost & Overwhelmed…

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14 Tips to Help You Save & Get Out of Debt

Last week I shared some important mindsets you need to have if you truly want to get out of debt. Those mindsets are all well & good, but like faith, it won’t do any good to have good mindsets if there is no action to back it up. Having the right thinking won’t do any… Continue reading 14 Tips to Help You Save & Get Out of Debt

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Stanfield’s: Your Down-Home, Local General Store

About 6 months ago, or so, my dad introduced me to a local gem called Stanfield’s General Store, located in downtown Four Oaks, NC. I fell in love with the place as soon as I stepped through the door. When you walk in, it’s like going back in time about 50-60 years. Maybe that’s why… Continue reading Stanfield’s: Your Down-Home, Local General Store

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Learning to Forgive Like Christ (PS- It’s Harder Than I Thought)

Forgiveness. A concept that I have always struggled with. A practice that, as of recently, I thought I had pretty much down-pat. I was wrong. I recently had to grapple with my understanding & practice of forgiveness. Someone close to me hurt me severely…& when I hurt, I hurt deep & long. I told myself… Continue reading Learning to Forgive Like Christ (PS- It’s Harder Than I Thought)

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5 Mindsets to Own Today to Help You Get Out of Debt

Let’s talk about debt. It stinks. No one likes it but just about everyone has it. It makes you like a slave to whoever you owe. Every decision you make ends up being influenced by it. So, if we all hate paying more than necessary for the things we purchase, if we hate being influenced… Continue reading 5 Mindsets to Own Today to Help You Get Out of Debt