Growing Your Beautiful Life

Category: Spiritual Growth


Where are you now … with God?

Thinking about this topic brought me back to the time when my faith was new and, I thought, unshakably strong. Unshakably.  Well, as the saying goes, “We don’t know what we don’t know.” God is unshakable. I, on the other…

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Trees, Hills and Mountains Rejoice!

Welcome to Week 2 of BEYOND RESOLUTIONS! In preparation for this week’s topic of Spiritual Growth, I’ve been searching the internet to see what others have to say on the subject. What I saw was that teachings on spiritual growth,…

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Where is God…

Where is God in your Beautiful Life?

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Mirror, Mirror (Beyond Resolutions 1.2)

Welcome to the second journal assignment for “Beyond Resolutions.”  Today’s entry is all about perspective. The term “Selfie” comes to mind – so many people taking snapshots of themselves throughout the day for facebook or other social media. Today we…

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Beyond Resolutions is Coming!

Beyond Resolutions is coming! Beyond Resolutions is coming! Well, I don’t have a midnight rider, but I do want to shout it out: our BEYOND RESOLUTIONS Journal-Coaching Challenge begins tomorrow. I am accepting registration through next Sunday, 1/19/14.  Anyone not…

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Preparing the Way

You’ve heard, I’m sure, of “the straight and narrow” – the Way of the Lord – God’s Righteous Path.  How is it that, after 54 years, I am only now learning the depth of that truth and what it requires….

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2014: GROW!

Let’s do this together. Let’s make 2014 a year of action, daring, pursuit, exploration. Let’s tell others about our faith and about who we are and about our beautiful dreams. These might be nice, poetic words … but I mean…

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This Way to a New Year

How many directions can you go at once?  How many thoughts can you actively attend each moment? Can you keep your eyes ahead while looking over your shoulder? I recently had an “encounter” with my own limitations … in a…

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Your Attitude: Your Choice

I recently “Liked” a facebook page that has some positive, encouraging messages. Unfortunately, other posts deliver messages of bitterness, revenge and negativity.  Sometimes these attitudes are masked as strength, independence and self-esteem. We need to pay attention to know the…

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Like Birds of the Air

Do you go from moment to moment worrying about whether or not you will take your next breath (or how to, or if your breathing is as good as the next guy’s)?  Natural growth does not include worry …

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