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What To Do When the Idea Won’t Show Up
Amena Brown Owen
By Amena Brown Owen
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Creative ideas are funny creatures. They are more like cats than puppies. They will most likely not jump up and down when they see you; tail wagging, wanting your attention. They notice when you arrive at the page/screen/studio, walk by you, rub against your leg, and then jump on the kitchen counter, then on top of the refrigerator and stare at you. Laughing. Proving to you that you will not control them.

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Some Thoughts on Self Promotion and Why Arrogant People Think it’s Wrong
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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As a somewhat cynical twenty-something, I looked down on people who promoted their work. To me, they were walking infomercials, always selling something. On a deeper level, I may have thought of these people as lacking humility or not trusting in God to provide.

Times have changed, though, and now I’m that guy. About once a week I’m criticized for promoting my books (haven’t done that in about two years though) or our movie, or the Storyline conference. About every fifth blog is an invitation to take part in something I’m doing. But I don’t feel arrogant about it at all.

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How I Discovered a Life-Changing, Unexpected Key to Happiness
Joshua Becker
By Joshua Becker
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Nobody really believes possessions equal joy. In fact, if specifically asked, nobody in their right mind would ever say the secret to a joyful life is to own a lot of stuff. Deep down, we know it’s not true. But advertisements from every television, radio, newspaper, magazine, billboard, and website scream to us on a […]

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This is How You Know You’re A Leader
By Allison Vesterfelt
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What To Do With Pain
By Donald Miller
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Sunday Morning Sermon — Where Are You Going To Find Happiness?
By Darrell Vesterfelt
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Saturday Morning Cereal: The Best of the Internet This Week
By Darrell Vesterfelt
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Why We Should Welcome Hard Times
By Mike Foster
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What Kind of People Follow Manipulators?
By Donald Miller
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What God Wants Us To Learn From Kids
By Scott McClellan
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How I Learned The Power of a New Pair of Shoes
By Brian Gardner
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