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You’re Never Going to Be Fully Ready
Shauna Niequist
By Shauna Niequist
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You’ll never feel totally ready. The plan will never be perfectly formed. You’ll never have the money you think you need or the support you wish you had. You’ll never feel as strong and prepared as everyone else seems.
No one has every last thing they need. But the people who change their lives, the people who make beautiful things, the people who make a difference in our world—they are the people who paddle, who are willing to do it badly, who give up perfect in favor of good.

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The Most Destructive Thing You Can Believe About Yourself
Allison Vesterfelt
By Allison Vesterfelt
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In order to help each other grow and blossom into our own, miraculous selves, we have to learn to trust ourselves, to stop thinking of ourselves as “only bad all the time.” We have to learn to help each other, in community, get beneath the noise of fear and get to the quiet wisdom we carry inside.

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What is Transparenting?
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
5

If you’re a parent, you know how scary it is when your child starts pulling away from you. And it’s frightening when they stop communicating. These, of course, are all natural phases for kids to go through, but they’re scary all the same.

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Pay Attention to What Makes You Cringe
Tim Schurrer
By Tim Schurrer
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DC Talk, a band from the 90s, once sang, “Some people gotta learn the hard way, I guess I’m the kind of guy who has to find out for myself.” While this may be true for most, my approach to life has been the exact opposite. I’ve always learned best from paying attention to the mistakes of people around me.