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Live A Real Life Without Worrying What Others Think

Ever find yourself worrying what others think? The other night I was the carpool driver for our women’s group. As I pulled in to the parking lot, the sun graced my dashboard at just the right angle for me to see the layer of dust resting on it. The dust had been hidden from my […]


Cheering On Others As We Live Real Lives 2

Sometimes we just need someone cheering us on. Someone who boldly proclaims, “You can do it!” and “I believe in you!” Someone who will dream big dreams with you and someone who will stand in the front row applauding the loudest. There’s enough nay-sayers in this world, and there’s many who compare and judge. But, […]


It’s Okay To Not Be Okay In Real Life 8

Let’s face it, some days we are not okay. Some days it’s what happens within us, and others it’s what happens around us. Some days our worlds are sunshiny and some days they are full of storms. There’s work stress and strife. There’s bad news and bad health. We experience sour stomachs and sour words. […]


You Don’t Have To Wear A Cape To Live A Real Life 4

There’s no doubt, you do great things. Your schedule is full. You manage to accomplish much in a day. There’s no doubt others rely on you… your family, your co-workers, the people you choose to do life with. You do all you can to be a blessing to others while you attempt to find time […]


Living A Real Life Allows Us To Be Vulnerable 4

It’s naturally uncomfortable allowing ourselves to be vulnerable. Most often, I would guess, we avoid it if at all possible. vulnerable :: capable of or susceptible to being wounded or hurt, as by a weapon;¬†open to moral attack, criticism, temptation, etc. As we intentionally live our lives in a real and authentic manner, we’re left […]


3 Ways To Invite Others To Live A Real Life 9

It’s safe to say living a real life isn’t easy, but as we discussed a few days ago, it’s certainly worth it. Living a real life helps us function out of integrity instead of incompleteness. It aids us in becoming the people God intends for us to be. And, it also guides us in our […]


Living A Real Life Without Competing 6

I watched something extraordinary today as I attended my nephews’ high school cross country meet. Sure, watching these boys run was incredible, and cheering them on was a whole lot of fun. Seeing them soar at something they enjoy was even better. But, what touched me the most was standing at the finish line and […]