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prayers to encourage More Simple Prayers to Encourage You

by Alex Blackwell on

When you get to your wits end, you will find, God lives there. – Unknown

A few years ago I wrote How to Release the Pain: 20 Inspiring Prayers. These prayers come from thoughts I discover while writing. They are usually one sentence long and give me a healthy way to process what’s happening in my life.…

the words you need to hear The Words You Need

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Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to harm, to humiliate and to humble. – Yehuda Berg

You hear thousands of words every day. Some words are necessary while other words are worthless.…

encouragement Encouragement in 140 Characters or Less

by Alex Blackwell on

There is nothing better than the encouragement of a good friend. – Katharine Butler Hathaway

I have a confession to make. During a recent meeting, I let my focus drift to my Smartphone. Sitting with the phone placed strategically in my lap, I noticed the total number of text messages sent and received since getting the device two years ago.…