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The Twelve Steps – A Spiritual Journey: Step Seven: Humble Prayer

The Twelve Steps – a Spiritual Journey: Step Seven: Humble Prayer In our last step (#6), after having completed a fearless moral inventory of ourselves, and admitted to God, ourselves and another human being the exact nature of our wrongs, … Continue reading

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13 Reasons Why: Warnings for Parents and Help for Students

I am a guidance counselor in a high school, and perhaps that’s part of what inspired me to watch the new Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. This show has captured the attention of teenagers, which is ironic because the show carries a TV-MA … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps – a Year Long Spiritual Journey: Step #1: Humility

The Twelve Steps – a Year Long Spiritual Journey: Step #1: Humility A wise person once said that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. And at the beginning of this New Year at Overcomers Outreach … Continue reading

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Reflections with Calvin and Hobbes – Forgiveness

We’ve all done it at one time or another – said or done something that hurt another person. Maybe we meant to hurt them, or maybe we didn’t. But regardless of our intent, the fact remains, our actions have negatively … Continue reading

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The New Year Funnies – Calvin and Hobbes

To say that you don’t need to make any New Year’s Resolutions is to say, “I’m perfect! I don’t need to make any changes!” What a ridiculous thought. We all have … Click on the link below to go to … Continue reading

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My Personal Top 10 Posts of 2015-2016

As we come to the end of 2016, I thought I would share with you a list of my personal top 10 posts from the past two years on my New Life blog. If you’re new to the blog, I … Continue reading

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Reflections with Calvin and Hobbes – Christmas is Coming!

They say it’s the most wonderful time of the year, and I would have to agree with them. This Christmas, I’m looking forward to having my daughter Tori come home from University in Brandon to spend three weeks with us … Continue reading

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