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The Battlefield

In Proverbs chapter four and verse twenty-three it says, “Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues  of life.” Without mincing words or tip toeing around the topic, if you were wondering where all our battles lay…it’s right HERE! All of our problems originate and are birthed Read more…

By Dave, ago
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A Street Car Named Desire

Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom. ~ Proverbs 18:1   In 1951, “A Street Car Named Desire” hit the movie screens starring Vivien Leigh and Marlon Brando. History now considers this film to be one of the all time classics of cinema. It Read more…

By Dave, ago
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De-STRESS and Be Blessed

“There are very few certainties that touch us all in this mortal experience, but one of the absolutes is that we will experience hardship and stress at some point.” Dr. James C. Dobson Stress…that six letter word floating at the top of the bowl in this alphabet soup we call, Read more…

By Dave, ago
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Self Pity – The Self Love Drug

“Self pity is easily the most destructive of the non-pharmaceutical narcotics; it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality.” — John Gardner Let’s just start this blog out with a bang. Quit being a crybaby. Stop walking around whining and complaining about how ‘bad’ your life Read more…

By Dave, ago
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A Sobering Reality

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi Why does it take tragedy to open our eyes to the true value of life? What is it about this carnal nature that assumes the position of ‘death at a distance’, Read more…

By Dave, ago
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The Strength of Your Weakness

“Growth begins when we begin to accept our own weakness.” -Jean Vanier In 2 Corinthians chapter 12, the Apostle Paul says, “For though I would desire to glory, I shall not be a fool; for I will say the truth: but now I forbear, lest any man should think of Read more…

By Dave, ago
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No Man’s Land

There is a place of floundering that I like to call ‘no man’s land’. This is a moment in life when everything seems to become one big grey area. It’s not that you are falling backward nor are you not doing anything at all, but it is a place of Read more…

By Dave, ago
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Keeper of the Keys

By now, most of you have found out how challenging this challenge can be. There are many keys to being able to keeping the challenge alive in your life. From staying motivated to keeping your vision, the keys to keeping your footing in this challenge or any challenge for that Read more…

By Dave, ago
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The Abundant Life

In John 10:10 the Lord said, “The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” When a thief breaks into your home, he doesn’t come in with horns blaring, Read more…

By Dave, ago