War Room: Could You Be Fighting The Wrong Enemy?

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I watched the movie War Room last night. It wasn’t what I expected. I believed it would be great, but usually when a movie is really “popular” I tend to not like it as much as others do. When it started, I thought “Oh, it’s just going to be another sappy movie about fixing a broken marriage”. And it was! However, I learned things from it that apply to everyone-single or not.

I was planning to make a long, numerical list of the main points I got from this movie but instead I want to focus on one: Fighting the wrong enemy. Continue reading

From Mess To Message

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I love who I am.

I am far from perfect but I love who I am.

Back in middle school I was very depressed-suicidal in fact. This is not a story I tell a whole lot… it can feel a little weird to share. Will people label me “emo” the way they used to? Will people say I was just being ungrateful (although in some ways I was)? What will people think of me if they knew I was depressed?

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Cookies, french fries, and soda… Goodbye!

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“What’s your secret?”

This is one of the questions I’ve heardmost lately. No, the question isn’t in reference to getting some guy’s commitment or in making a million dollars (although that would be nice).It’s in reference to something that everybody needs… To become a healthier individual.

Now, before I go into what I do, what my results have been, and why people are asking me about this let me explain to you why this is important for you…

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Writer’s Wednesdays and hitting your goals…

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I’m starting a blog.

I’ve started one actually. Here you are, reading it. This is one of my few first posts. This is a journey. I’ve never owned a blog before. I never really pictured having one. I have pictured writing though many times before. As a kid, I loved to make up stories with my friends. I always loved music and writing poetry. In high school, I finally picked up a guitar. Eventually, I got a little bit into piano. Now I write songs nonstop. Every other week I have a new song idea…

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10 Reasons To Start A Blog

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Hello there beautifully diverse world! I’m going to share with you today exactly what the title says: 10 Reasons To Start A Blog.

1.) It’s like having a journal-plus accountability. There’s no better way to track what you’ve been up to in life other than really writing it down and reflecting. The great thing with a blog is that others get a glimpse into what you’ve been up to as well. This means you’ll probably feel more motivated to do things!

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