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Want Resolution in Life? Try Trading Resolution for Patience
Joel J. Miller
By Joel J. Miller
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In movies the hero butts up against a problem, something that threatens his peace, safety, and happiness. If the screenwriter is at all talented, we quickly sympathize. We have troubles of our own, after all, and our sympathy and identification increase as the story intensifies. Every twist and turn of the plot worsens our hero’s position to the problem until, when all appears most dire, he finally prevails. The problem is resolved and peace, safety, and happiness are restored. The hero triumphs. All is well. We breathe easy.

It’s a hopeful and satisfying formula. It presents a picture of…

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How an Invitation to Tea Curbed a Slew of Suicide Attempts
Al Andrews
By Al Andrews
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About 40 years ago, Don and his wife, Moya, bought a house overlooking Sydney Harbor. It’s an area called, “The Gap,” and their dream home had stunning views of the cliffs and the water. What they didn’t know when they bought the house was that…

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When Writing a Book, Start With Your Own Story
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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If you want to write a book about physics, you’ll have to know a lot about physics. And the same goes for psychology and botany. But to write a humane book, be it fiction or memoir, all you really need to know is your own story.

We read books for different reasons, sometimes to learn a craft or for a perspective on current events, but most of the…

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A More Accurate Definition of the Word Integrity. You May Have More of it Than You Thought.
By Donald Miller
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Sunday Morning Music, Gregory Alan Isakov
By Tim Schurrer
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Rise “Above” Your Problems to Find a Solution: A Word About the Importance of Vision
By John Sowers
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Lance Armstrong: The Truth About (Some) Powerful Personalities
By Donald Miller
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Stop Waiting For God To Tell You What To Do With Your Life
By Justin Zoradi
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Sunday Morning Music, Andrew Belle
By Tim Schurrer
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On the Importance of Tricking Yourself Every Once in a While
By Shauna Niequist
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Our Primary Goal is Love
By Donald Miller
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