2019 Blogs

We can’t let our expectations of life cause us to miss the experiences in life.

Expectations. We all have them. We do. Kim Heinecke, one of my most cherished friends says, “The key to happiness is expectation management.” She. Nailed. It. We get so preoccupied with what we expect to happen and how we expect life to turn out that we find ourselves miserable because said expectations don’t pan out the way we assume they will. We are so miserable, in fact, that we miss out on what is actually…

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2019 Blogs

Lord, help me not to see with earthly eyes.

JOY.A trait most want to exhibit. But sadly, it often eludes us. Why?Dire circumstances. Unmet expectations. Hurtful people. Irrational feelings. A plethora of reasons come to mind.I have sought to be a joyful person. (You, too?) I want to find joy in each day and live joyfully throughout my life. Sometimes I succeed. Sometimes I don’t. I completed a Bible plan on YouVersion recently called Righteous Roots in the Heart by Julie Gossack. It’s about…

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