Personal Growth and Development

Insights and tips to help with the growth and development of Godly character.

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Finding My Purpose in Life & Understanding What is the Real Purpose of Life

Finding my purpose in life has taken me, well, my whole life! I sometimes wish I could go back and remove some of the confusion and pain I had to walk through before feeling comfortable with myself and my purpose. But that is impossible. My journey has helped me realize there is not just one …

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Transformed from a Child of Divorce to a Child of God

A child of divorce experiences challenges that are far reaching but seldom recognized or discussed in society, or our churches.  It is a unique and personal condition that gets lost in the shadows amidst the greater stresses and priorities of broken families. I am convinced that God wants us to embrace the topic of divorce, …

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How to Calm Down when Stressed: 4 Tips to Help You Through

My teenagers love the phrase calm down, except when it is applied to them, of course! Actually, I haven’t met anyone who likes to be told to calm down. The overused sentiment is usually expressed as a minor outburst or dramatic reaction, but in reality, learning how to calm down when stressed is helpful when …

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