Category Archives: Making Changes in Your Life

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297. An Antidote to Dark Places

Thinking of ourselves first and foremost and ruminating on our past failures brings us into dark places, not the least of which is depression. It is as if a man walks from the sunlight into a dense fog. Jesus says, … Continue reading

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282. Changing Your Thinking

Round and round your mind goes: thinking about mistakes you have made, agonizing over a lost love, dreading the upcoming company reorganization. It’s difficult to reign in your thoughts, nearly impossible in fact, unless you have something to replace them. … Continue reading

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281. Gone to Georgia

I’ll be in Georgia (the peach state) for the next week and will post again the week of April 14.

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279. I Give Up

“He must become greater; I must become less.” – John 3:30 One day, in the midst of my Great Depression, the Holy Spirit prompted me to ask, “Who is in charge of my life, God or me?” Intellectually I said, … Continue reading

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278. Doing Too Much

Doing too much leads to stress. Stress can lead to anxiety and depression. Anxiety and depression can cause you to live in dark places. You can get lost in dark places and not find your way out. Don’t get lost … Continue reading

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256. On Vacation

It will be 30 below zero in Minneapolis sometime tomorrow and bitterly cold all next week. So…I’m going south for a week. My next blog will be January 14. Stay warm.

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251. The Landscape of My Life

As I suffered through four years of depression, I prayed for divine healing – that is, Jesus healing me on the spot as He did with the man who was blind. God had another plan. First was medication for my … Continue reading

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