Posts Tagged ‘Encouraging Words’

Be Strong and Courageous: An Encouraging Words Episode

Episode 146E Be Strong and Courageous

EPISODE 146E One of my favorite verses is at the beginning of Joshua – “Be strong and courageous.” It’s written four times in just that first chapter. I find it encouraging when I have something big going on. Or when I have a lot to do. Or when I’m in the middle of a book…

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Trying Your Best Is Good Enough: An Encouraging Words Episode

Episode 141E Trying Your Best Is Good Enough

EPISODE 141E In today’s Encouraging Words episode, I want to encourage you that you are probably not a person who doesn’t try their best. Sure, maybe you could do better if you had more time, or better materials, or any number of other things that make the situation different. But right now, with the time and…

Creativity Breaks: An Encouraging Words Episode

Episode 136E Creativity Breaks

EPISODE 136E My birthday vacation last week led me to the idea for this month’s Encouraging Words episode. Taking some time off, and doing and seeing creative and amazing things I’ve never seen, I feel like I came back to my life a new person! I not only felt refreshed, but I felt more creative…

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130E – The Direction You Face Matters: An Encouraging Words Episode

Episode 130E The Direction You Face Matters

It’s the first Sunday of the month, so it’s time for another Encouraging Words episode! Today I share about a message I heard at church last week from a guest speaker, Paster Steve Warren of C3 Church Amsterdam. His message was on vision – having a vision for the year, and for your life. He…

125E – Forewarned Is Forearmed: Burnout Recovery Part 2

Episode 125E Forewarned Is Forearmed

Although I find it embarrassing to share such painful and embarrassing and deeply personal parts of my life, I have not found much truly helpful information about how to recover from burnout on the Internet. So I’m sharing with you anything that I’ve found to be useful as I recover. I had a real hit-bottom…

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