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YOur words and limiting beliefs

Are You Talking Trash or Speaking Truth?

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According to a study at the University of Arizona in 2007 (Dr. Matthias Mehls), the average person speaks about 16,000 words a day. That is a significant number of words, even for a talkative person like me!

With so many words spoken daily, the quality of our speech is important. Are your words life-giving or are they discouraging? How you talk to yourself and others reveals much about your identity.  Your daily language reveals who you choose to be. Read More

3 Big Mistakes that Limit Your Success – Wonky Walk

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Have you walked out of a work meeting or annual performance review and just wanted to give it all up? You have given your job your very best, but your best effort doesn’t seem to be enough. You aren’t achieving the success at work you desire. And, to make matters worse, the rest of your life is suffering, too. You are frustrated, stressed, and unmotivated.

If this is you, I truly understand. Women in the work force are near and dear to my heart. I spent 25 years in a professional career while I raised a family and pursued an active life outside of work. It was challenging, rewarding, stressful and exhilarating all at that same time.

I admired the women who broke new ground for me and others in business, but I didn’t discover the key characteristics of God-driven success from their example. I learned through the “school of hard knocks!” My desire is to help you avoid some of the painful mistakes that I made during my career. If you implement what I share, I believe you can experience more success and satisfaction in your job and at home. Sometimes just a shift in perspective can rock your world!

This is the first audio in a three-part series. By the end of the series, you will know:

1. The top 3 mistakes many women professionals make that keep them from achieving the level of success and satisfaction they desire.

2. How to avoid these costly peace-robbing, frustrating, stressful and often destructive mistakes.

3. Easy to follow, practical strategies that you can use right away to improve your performance and position you for greater God-inspired success.

 Listen in to Part 1 to learn about the “wonky walk.” Discover how to better align WHO you are with WHAT you do! Just click on the orange arrow to hear the podcast.

The resources mentioned in this audio tract are listed in identity resources.

What is God-given Destiny?

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The Merriam-Webster online dictionary defines destiny as the things that someone or something will experience in the future. This sounds an awful lot like “fate.”

The problem with this dictionary definition of destiny is that it implies that our destiny is fixed and we have no control over our future. It suggests that you don’t have a choice in determining your destiny. This couldn’t be further from the truth! I welcome you to listen in or read on.
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What Identity Are You Wearing?

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What we have received is not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, so that we may understand what God has freely given us. 1 Corinthians 2:12

What Defines You?

King Solomon’s identity was established by God. He loved God. Unfortunately, he loved foreign women more!

God commanded the Israelites not to intermarry, but Solomon did not take it seriously. He married 700 princesses and maintained 300 concubines. Whew! As Solomon aged, his identity was significantly influenced by these foreign women as he began worshipping their gods and turning away from our God (1 Kings 11).

We face identity issues just like Solomon’s today. We are bombarded daily with all types of information, people’s opinions, and personal choices that impacts us. We may embrace biblical values, but find our values are not accepted by others. Read More