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Understanding Your Time-Queen Esther-Mavian Arocha-Rowe-Chispa Magazine

For those who are believers in Jesus Christ, have you ever asked, why weren’t you raptured the moment of your conversion? It’s simple. God left us here for the accomplishment of a kingdom purpose. But, we easily get wrapped up in the wrong purpose: paychecks, power, and popularity. This one high school senior kept saying,…

Optimist Prime, Not Negatron

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We read a great book by W. Hunter Howell about bereavement recently, and one of the chapters started with these words, “If you don’t like something then change it, and if you can’t change it then change the way you think about it.” These words really hit a nerve. Negative thinking can often be a…

Hearing Health: Keeping Your Sense Of Sound Strong

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Most people can’t imagine a life without their hearing, with this sense providing a huge amount of benefits in daily life. It enables you to avoid threats which you can’t see, communicate with those around you, and can even be used as a tool for other jobs. Of course, though, while they are very useful,…

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…

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Three Easy Ways to Avoid Burnout

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Life can be so hectic at times, can’t it! Juggling work, social lives, personal lives and children if you have them can leave you feeling like you are burning the candle at both ends. We all know this isn’t good for our mental or physical health and with 63% of Americans saying they feel or…

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…