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Making Choices When You Don’t Know What’s Next
Cadence Turpin
By Cadence Turpin
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You can seek and receive advice, read up and listen in, pray for guidance—and all these things surely help. But your choices are uniquely yours. And spoiler alert: even when you avoid making a choice, you are making a choice. Probably a bad one. So in order to really develop our true identities and giftings, we have to learn to face the unknown and make choices that don’t fit inside the formulas and “right-or-wrong” mentality we’re taught to cling to as children.

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Why You’re More Successful Than You Think
Scott McClellan
By Scott McClellan
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Life, if we’re honest, is a parade of mixed bags. Your friendships, your time in college, your marriage, your career — they all feature ups and downs, highlights and lowlights, wins and losses. When we think solely in terms of success or failure, we fall into the trap of a false dichotomy. Most of life isn’t success OR failure, it’s success AND failure.

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Your Growth May Threaten Others, Grow Anyway
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
10

Every story is about one thing, the arc of the character. What I mean by that is unless the hero changes, you’ve got no story. They have to be cowardly at the beginning and brave at the end, or selfish at the beginning and altruistic at the end. Something in the character has to change or the audience loses interest.

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What Do You Need to Hand Over So You Can Heal?
By Dean Nelson
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How You Can Experience More of Eternity
By Donald Miller
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Don’t Strive to Be Someone You’re Not
By Andrea Lucado
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How Playing It Safe Keeps You from Finishing Strong
By John Richmond
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What to Do When You Can’t Make a Decision
By Donald Miller
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Make the Most of the Path You’re On
By Glennon Doyle Melton
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Be Brave Enough to Make a Mess
By Shauna Niequist
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What a Forgotten Photo Revealed About My Parents
By Susan Isaacs
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