- Why You Need to Finally Face the Fear of Failure by Tim Sinclair
Do you have goals or dreams? Then consider this a must-read post. I especially like it because facing fear is a big issue in my upcoming novel, Wishing on Willows.
- God is in the Right Now by Melissa Tagg
Wise, wise words about the significance of today. God doesn’t time-travel. He works in the present.
- When You’re Up Against a Glass Ceiling by Lina Abujamra
Have you been striving for that one thing but can’t seem to accomplish it? Simple, yet sage advice from Lina.
- Mopping Haiti and My Heart is Hot by Jen Hatmaker
Here’s what I want to know? Is it possible to read a Jen Hatmaker post and NOT get teary? Both of these made me want to go to Haiti. Adopt from Haiti. Do something with Haiti. The least we can do is sponsor a child. And in case you doubt sponsoring a child does all that much, check out the second link.
- Sandpaper People by Robin Dance on (in)Courage
We all have difficult relationships in our lives. Can you imagine the difference it would make if we believed God was accomplishing a Kingdom work inside us through the difficulty?
- Redefining Success by Jessica R. Patch
What is the meaning of success? Perhaps it’s not what we think it is.
- Wow by Olivia Ryan
Olivia is a new friend from church and even though this post is a few weeks old, I have to share! Because oh my goodness, is it ever powerful! Especially if you are a woman who has ever or is struggling with infertility OR you believe you deserve something you don’t already have.
Here’s a snippet: “Oh how we long to be ‘happy’! We think we know what will make us happy too…but isn’t it so true that when you get what you want you soon become unsatisfied again?”
Can I get an Amen?
This post goes hand-in-hand with Wednesday’s post, It’s All Extra. God gave us everything on that cross, everything. Yet so often, He chooses to give us beyond everything. Is that not cause for rejoicing? Should we not dance and shout and celebrate this glorious, joy-giving God?
- When Should I Launch My Author Website? by Thomas Umstattd on Author Media.
It might be earlier than you think. “Results take time. Plant early. Hoe often.”
- Does an Author Need to Have a Big Ego? by Chip MacGregor
According to Chip, failure does not test our character nearly as much as success does. So….should I start praying for God to test my character? 😉 Seriously, there’s a lot of great stuff in this post.
- Something’s Gotta Give on Seekerville
How do you make time for what’s important? What do you do when you’re afraid to fail? Here is some very practical advice.
Let’s Talk: Any good posts you’d like to share from the week? Any cares, concerns, or celebrations?