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How You Helped Influence Tens of Thousands

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Last week, I sent you a post called “For the Undecided…and for Those Who Are Already Certain.” My goal was to get it in front of as many people as possible before today’s election, and I asked you to help. It’s safe to say that you stepped up, so I want to say one thing—thank […]

The Traveler’s Gift—The Lost Chapter

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We often hear tales of authors having “lost” chapters that, for some reason, just didn’t make it into the book. For years, they sit locked away in some mysterious desk drawer, gathering dust until they are finally unveiled to the public in dramatic fashion. Well, friends, today is the day I unveil the story of […]

My new eBook, no charge!

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I’m in between two busy Women of Faith weekends and am sneaking in a bit of time to send you this message for one reason—I’m excited to tell you that I’ve finished putting together a free eBook that you can start reading right away! Storms of Perfection 2 – Highlights is a selection of some […]

The Most Harmful Phrase in Any Language

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Over 20 years ago, I began publishing a series of books called Storms of Perfection. Each volume contained 52 letters written by extremely successful individuals in which they chronicled their biggest failures, setbacks, and hardships on their journey toward success. We self-published and released four volumes, and people loved them. Though they’ve been out of […]

Are You Growing Old…or Just Getting Old?

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I want to take a survey. Of everyone out there reading this blog post, how many of you would describe yourself as living “fully alive”? I’m wondering about this because I just finished my friend Ken Davis’ fantastic new book titled Fully Alive. The title comes from a quote Ken paraphrases from Saint Irenaeus, “The […]

Letter to the Editor

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This morning, I am looking at a “letter to the editor” that I cut from our local newspaper.  It’s been professionally framed and I’m deciding where in my office it should hang.  As I sit at my desk, looking for the perfect spot, I am thinking about our upcoming holiday. . . When I was […]

My Favorite Perfect Moments

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I recently released a brand new eBook for free called The Perfect Moment: Capturing Life’s Greatest Gifts. It’s a a true story about a regular afternoon I experienced with my 8-year-old son that changed my life forever. I’ve been truly amazed and humbled by the responses we’ve been getting on Facebook and Twitter from people […]