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  • Between the Cherbium
    Courage in the Christian life
    What does the Bible have to say concerning courage? Is courage truly necessary for the Christian life? When you look at the Bible and the hero’s written within it one should come to the conclusion that courage truly is necessary for the...
  • Transforming Fear into Courage
    Transforming Fear into Courage
    During his first inauguration speech in 1933, former President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt used a phrase that has since then been often quoted and in many cases encouraged us all ever since: “The only thing to fear is fear...
  • Butterfly note
    Courageous people
    My instructor Cathy Malchiodi, PhD has offered much insight in the Trauma-informed Art Therapy classes she teaches. In a recent lecture she shared this quote by Mark Twain, "Courage is resilience to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear....
  • Fear Be Gone - A Devotion
    Fear Be Gone - A Devotion
    I John 4:18 (NLT)Such love has no fear, because perfect love expels all fear. If we are afraid, it is for fear of punishment, and this shows that we have not fully experienced his perfect love.Love has no fear. How can that be possible? We all...
  • The Price of Leadership and Breaking Patterns
    The Price of Leadership and Breaking Patterns
    Hot dogs and fireworks are now a fading memory. However, the freedom we celebrate on The Fourth of July and the leaders who signed the Declaration of Independence need to be remembered and honored every day of the year. So take a minute to think...
  • Fear is in your mind
    Don't feed your fear
    Today I read a post by a colleague that talked about the fears writers have. But all people have fears. It doesn't matter what your profession or business.If your fear isn't a fear brought on, for example, by a car approaching you head on ...
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    D-Day - A time To Remember Uncommon Valor
    Today is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy. It is a day to remember and honor those who had courage in a critical situation.It is also a day to look in the mirror and ask ourselves if we have the courage to do the little...
  • Maya Angelou Quote Collage
    Maya Angelou on Being A Child of God & Being Courageous
    It's not everyday that you experience an individual living out their true purpose in God courageously. Maya Angelou was a beautiful women who encompassed what it meant to live as A Child of God and beCourageous. In her words, in her life, in...
  • R.I.P. Doctor Maya Angelou: The World Lost a Warrior!
    R.I.P. Doctor Maya Angelou: The World Lost a Warrior!
    Today the world lost a Warrior:RIP Miss Maya Angelou, May your spirit rise forever...****************************************************************************************************“I've learned that no matter what happens, or how...
  • Rudolph Giuliani discusses happiness, love, compassion after 911 attack
    Rudolph Giuliani discusses happiness, love, compassion after 911 attack
    Former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani attended the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum May 15, 2014 in New York City. The museum spans seven stories, mostly underground, and contains artifacts from the attack on the...
  • How to beat mental road blocks
    How to beat mental road blocks
    From dieting, to working out, saving money and to your goals, how do the tough keep going when the going gets tough. It’s getting harder, your mind is telling you to stop and. How do you stop those destructive “woes me” thoughts...
  • Extraordinary Bosses as Explorers
    Extraordinary Bosses as Explorers
    “What if” is a great way to find the newest and best way to sell a product. “What if” is how the best and the brightest get things done in a unique way.Are you an explorer? Are you willing to stand at the edge of the cliff...
  • Be Courageous - A Devotion
    Be Courageous - A Devotion
    I Corinthians 16:13-14 (NLT)Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong. And do everything with love.Who doesn’t want to live life fearlessly? Boldly charging through life in complete control in a life dominated by success...
  • The Thrill of Victory and the Agony of Defeat
    The agony of defeat
    There are times in life when you try your best, and you fail.Yes, you gave that race everything you had. You did your workouts, you ate the right food, made sure you were in tip top shape. The day before the race you made sure you rested. That...
  • And There Was Light: by Jacques Lusseyran
    And There Was Light: by Jacques Lusseyran
    Jacques Lusseyran (September 19, 1924 – July 27, 1971) was a blind French author and French Resistance leader. Born in Paris, he became totally blind in a school accident at the age of eight. He soon learned to adapt to being blind and...