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The Four Assumptions of FOMO

You come back to town after being out on vacation. You check Facebook. You see a group picture of friends taken at a social event. You see that a person you kind of like got into a relationship. You read … Continue reading

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Why Happiness Isn’t the Answer

Over the past year, I’ve had numerous conversations about my future. In these conversations, I’ve noticed one piece of advice presented more often than any other: “Do what makes you happy”. I felt uncomfortable when this phrase became the instant answer … Continue reading

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The Four “p’s” of Decision Making

I have not written a post for a long time, and there is a reason for that. In my last post, I mentioned that I am in a significant life decision process. And over the past few months, I have … Continue reading

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decisions. Decisions. DECISIONS. AHHHHH!

My decision of which topic to write about next was an easy one to make. I am currently going through a major life decision process. And to me there seems to be no better topic to write about in the midst … Continue reading

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Dealing with Depression: The Source of Hope

This post is a continuation from the first part of a response to a question about depression. I’ll begin with the question I posed at the end of the first part: What hope is there in all of this? There are a … Continue reading

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Dealing with Depression: The Struggle

 I recently received a question on a difficult topic. I will be releasing my response to the question in three separate blog posts. Here is the entire question, followed by part 1 of my response: How do you as a … Continue reading

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The Effects of Pride

I anticipate that this post will be very difficult for me to write. The reason is that this topic encompasses what I believe is my biggest flaw in personal character. And I suspect that it is a flaw for many … Continue reading

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Under Control – Part 2

In part one, I talked about three points that relate to the topic of control, and ended with a question: What is worthy of being in control of your life? As I mentioned, some things seem logically not worthy, such … Continue reading

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Under Control – Part 1

I wanted to talk about a topic that has been relevant in my life over the past few months. This topic is control. There are three points I wanted to discuss about this topic. First, something is almost always controlling … Continue reading

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An Example of Love

This past winter, I heard a story during a service at a church that really caused me to think. I would like to share the story and some reflections with you. The story, given by a pastor, is about the pastor’s father … Continue reading

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