Accepting Admonishment

One defining characteristic of the millennial generation is the overall unwillingness to be challenged. You have experienced this yourself more…

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These Health Issues May be Affecting Your Career

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Everyone gets ill from time to time, and whether you are suffering from a common cold or a stomach upset, you are usually back to full health within a few days. However, there are times when health problems can suddenly creep up on us and have an impact on our lives without any warning signs.…

Tension, It Happens

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New beginnings—an opportunity for adventure, challenge, personal growth, and so much more. I’m a new beginnings junkie. Hooked on the excitement of the unknown, I strive to trust God for my very next step, confident that He leads the way and has my back. As a personal coach, I get to partner with those on…

To The Ladies of the Class of 2019

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First of all, congratulations! Second of all, you still have so much to learn. I am 12 years removed from my high school education. When I tossed my square cap in the air and donned that wonderful white potato sack they call a graduation gown, I thought I was so grown. I took only a…

Real Love vs. Fake Love

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In week one, we talked about conforming to Biblical Truth, and not conforming to the world. In week two, we talked about why that Truth is so important, because it is the plan of the Enemy to separate you from your salvation and your savior. In week three, we explored the consequences of holding to…

Accepting Admonishment

Accepting Admonishment-Chispa Magazine-Ashley Trammell

One defining characteristic of the millennial generation is the overall unwillingness to be challenged. You have experienced this yourself more than likely, or someone just came to mind. And it grates at you, remembering how hard it is to approach someone who is in the wrong or headed down a wrong path. As Christians, we…

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How to Become a Stronger Runner

Running is an excellent cardio exercise that helps you get in shape pretty quickly and that people all around the world have been loving for decades. Not only were we made for running, this sport is inexpensive and can be practiced at flexible hours almost anywhere. Once you start running and actually learn to enjoy…

Doubting Yet Still Craving Change?

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I believe that walking through life presents itself with obstacles—some “happen” to us and other obstacles we set up (unknowingly) for ourselves. And when we receive the “grace of God” to forgive ourselves for being less than perfect, our faith begins a journey of its own. Our faith must grow spiritually and develop just as…