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11.12.2021 – (Not-so) Surprising Assignments

Many times, the things that we’re created to do—to put our hands to… …are things we’d never expect or imagine. Would I have ever dreamed that I would one day become a photographer? A small-business owner? Certainly not! There was a time in my life… when I was too socially anxious to sit face to… Read More 11.12.2021 – (Not-so) Surprising Assignments

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Remember: You are NOT what you face.

I’ve struggled with social anxiety, in some way, shape, or form, for most of my life… Sometimes it’s not so bad, and other times it seems to sneak up on me just when I think I’m doing better in facing it. In many ways, things have gotten easier in the last few years of my… Read More Remember: You are NOT what you face.

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2.20.2020 – Will I use the voice I’ve been given?

My words never seem to come out of my mouth the way I’d like them to. If you know me in person, you’d probably know this, but if you only know me on here, you might assume that I’d always have lots of words to say, because I always seem to have many words to… Read More 2.20.2020 – Will I use the voice I’ve been given?

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12.7.19 – You will marvel at what He will bring you through…

You know, just because God has brought me through a lot when it comes to “social anxiety,” it doesn’t mean I don’t battle it from time to time… Sometimes it comes at the most inconvenient times. Sometimes it feels as though it’s at it’s worst. Oh how easy it would be if I could just… Read More 12.7.19 – You will marvel at what He will bring you through…