3 SECRET MONEY BELIEFS: What keeps good-hearted Christians from giving financially?

3 Unspoken Beliefs about Money    “Our money belongs to us.” “There won’t be enough.” “Giving is optional.”   Let’s take a quick look behind the curtain of these well intended, but defective beliefs that hold so many of us back from God’s blessing and bounty:     1.“Our money belongs to us.”   Actually, it doesn’t. […]
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The ONE ADVENTURE you don’t want to miss!

Getting Out of Credit Card Debt

BETTER THAN A RUNNER’S HIGH…  There are many kinds of adventures. Some involve mountains or oceans or sky. Some are about height or speed. Some are quite costly or dangerous. Others require a high fitness level or specialized expertise. Why do we do them? Because ultimately, they strengthen us. Awaken us. Affirm us. Even if, […]
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The Missing Secret in your Frustrating Effort to Lose Weight

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Would you like to know what’s been missing in your painful, frustrating, un-winnable effort to get thin? You can finally reach your dream weight – and stay there.  Here’s the secret: STOP focusing on FOOD decisions.   START focusing on IDENTITY and RELATIONSHIP decisions. That’s why the THIN & BLESSED program is simple, fun and crazy-effective, […]
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AFTER DEBT MADE ME POOR, I LEARNED HOW TO BE RICH!

Getting Out of Credit Card Debt

Do you feel tightly bound, with no “wiggle room” to spend on what matters most to you? Are you generous of heart, but poor of discretionary funds?    Do you wish you could donate more money to church, ministry, and worthy causes? There may be a dangerous enemy hiding in your financial household:    DEBT. […]
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Inspiration, motivation and faith-strategy to lose weight YOUR WAY. Starts NOW!!!

Our THIN & BLESSED, 21-Day Challenge has started! But it’s not too late to join us! To protect privacy, we meet in a private Facebook closed-group: THIN & BLESSED FOLLOWERS Membership is FREE — but you need to be approved to join us! Approval can be given by me OR by any existing group member. […]
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Worship. It’s not just for Sundays. It’s not just for church…

May I ask a SPIRITUAL question? Weight-wise, have you lost your way?  We honor the Lord by honoring — and attentively managing — the many gifts He has given us. Like the precious and irreplaceable gift of our body.  I spent a lifetime being overweight. And then I realized the answer to weight loss was […]
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Are you JUST NOT IN THE MOOD to diet? Try this!

You don’t have to lose your FUN in order to lose your WEIGHT.  No “diet jail” for you! Whether you’ve gained 5 pounds (like me), or 50 pounds, there IS a way out. A happy way! The road to becoming THIN & BLESSED is not punishing. Not a dreary journey. Why, it’s as fun as […]
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Would you rather be RICH or THIN?

Becoming a billionaire is probably not likely for you. But becoming THIN is a real possibility! I wasted a lifetime being overweight… until I discovered some secrets to thin… secrets that were hiding inside me all along. Join me for a 21-Day THIN & BLESSED CHALLENGE starting May 8, 2017. Let’s show ourselves to be […]
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“How can I teach my child about finances?” Here’s the surprising answer…

Teach your child about money

Parents ask me, “How can I help my child financially succeed?” Begin by teaching your child how to give and save. Start at the earliest possible age. A toddler is not too young. Your child can learn about generosity and financial self-discipline before he is old enough even to spell the words! Let’s say your […]
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Which weight-loss style works best? Punishment? Or empowerment?

Trying to muster up the will to suffer through your next weight loss? You don’t have to punish yourself to get thin. Guess what works better than punishment? POWER.  Learn to live powerfully, as the amazing person God created you to be. Thin has been waiting for you. It’s been hiding inside you. Find yourself… […]
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