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Mastering Life by Reflecting on Scripture

»Posted by on Mar 21, 2014 in mastering life, reflecting on scripture | 0 comments

Mastering Life by Reflecting on Scripture

Why am I creating this business and pursuing a life long dream of becoming successful? What challenge in the world is in need of my voice? What do I believe in so emphatically that would cause me to do something radical like go off to Kenya? The Word of God is my home base. From my earliest memory, I was taught and memorized the scriptures. Mastering life comes through reflecting on scripture. Truth lies in the Bible. There is no other place where I can go for solace, comfort, solidity, assurance, strength, continuity, or future hope. In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. In him was life, and the...

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Character Development: Esther

»Posted by on Oct 4, 2013 in character development | 0 comments

Character Development: Esther

Who is your favorite Bible character? Esther is my favorite person in the Bible that I enjoy using for character development. Although I love the story because of all the amazing things she did, I also appreciate her for the angst she experienced. I relate to this almost as much or more than I do to her feats of bravery. After all, I’m not a beauty queen, even if some people think I’m beautiful. I’m definitely not a queen by anyone’s definition even if I might aspire to be or dream of it in my private thoughts. Frankly, that’s living too much in the public eye. I like my privacy. I definitely would not want to be put in the position she was put in to choose between her people and exposure. So, then… …what captures my attention about...

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