Have you ever been told to "take a chill pill," or "put on a happy face" when you really don't feel like it? Our society has been taught to believe that dissatisfaction is a bad thing, that we are to ignore it, shove it down, go buy something new, and move on. But after some … Continue reading Finding Your Why
Coffee is good for you. But did you know that your relationship with coffee is based on the type of person you are? Dr. Gary L. Wenk writes in Psychology Today, "Coffee makes us feel good because it is able to tap into virtually every reward system our brain has evolved." So there is a connection … Continue reading What Your Coffee Says About Your Personality
Waiting for an apology from someone who believes he or she hasn't done anything wrong is something we will almost certainly be waiting on for a long, long, time. But you can still forgive. Forgiveness allows our hearts to heal following a situation that left us hurt by someone else. But what if that person … Continue reading Forgive, But Don’t Forget
Have you ever prayed for God to handle a situation for you? When you start making plans, does the door suddenly slam shut? God often closes doors in order for us to learn His timing. Instead of counting on Him to grant our wishes, we need to humbly accept that God has the authority to say no, even if it hurts.
When life hands you lemons, you make lemonade right? NO. You throw the lemons in the trash, slice open a pineapple, and you make PINEAPPLE JUICE.