Sunday, December 16, 2018

Happy Sunday reader!

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Janet's Words of Inspiration

Security comes through trust. Joy comes through faith.

But peace and freedom come only through forgiveness.

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What's Been Happening

There was a loud buzz on a recent Monday afternoon in the lobby of the Marriott Hotel in Orlando. About 1,500 attendees were exiting with suitcase in hand and expectations in their heart. The John Maxwell speaker/coaching training just ended. And His team, no doubt, equipped these folks with knowledge, strategies, information, methods, and tons of inspiration.

Way, way inside of me is a burning desire to attend such training. And when I asked God about that, He said, “In my timing and in my way.”

Don’t you just love it when God gives you the answer? Sometimes He says “no,” sometimes He says, “yes,” and sometimes He says, “not yet.”

So my challenge to you is to ask you: what do you do while you wait for His answer?

Here’s to the joy that fills your heart while in the waiting room of faith.

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May I pray for you?

Let me know your needs. Please send them to me through my contact page.

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Video for the Week

Shame: Guilt says “I did a bad thing.” Likewise, shame says “I did a bad thing, so I must be a bad person.” Have you felt something similar? Here is a 2-minute video with insight for you.

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Janet's Latest Blog Post

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What to do when standing before the judge.

My hands were sweaty, my heartbeat fast and I sat stiff on that courtroom chair nearly two decades ago. My first days as a court interpreter were grueling. They were brutal and the stress almost defeated me. “Mrs. Eckles, approach the bench,” the judge said during one of the sessions. I froze, swallowed hard and headed toward him. I trembled. …

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