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243 Steps to a Successful Life

It seems like more and more book titles these days offer 7 Steps to Success, 5 Secrets to Healthy Relationships or 10 Steps to Whatever.  We humans thrive on certainty.  We crave a numbered plan that doesn’t change and that, if followed, is sure to work.  We also want control and if we can create a more […]

Vision without values

I visited with a friend at his office one sunny day several months ago.   When I walked into his office on the 17th floor I saw a magnificent view of the rolling hills of north Georgia. The sea of green, the landscape, the wide horizon and the tall Georgia pines were all before me…it […]

The Source

As a young boy, Frank loved milk.  For breakfast he had milk and cereal.  At lunch he always drank milk with his sandwich and his mom made him hot chocolate milk after school.   And, yes, like all kids, he loved to dip Oreos in his milk.   Frank loved it when his mom went […]

She lifts him up

Like American Idol, The X Factor TV show usually features singers who have it all together – attractive young people who can sing and who are usually filled with confidence, attitude and charm.  At other times they feature people who you don’t expect to sing well simply because of the way they look….this was the case with Charlotte and […]

Bill Stark

Bill Stark’s Faith Story from The 315 Project on Vimeo. Seeking importance, recognition, accolades and peace from what the world offered did not work well for Bill.  While some of the world’s riches and glimmer did offer temporary relief and peace, there was no underlying sense of purpose and value.  Then, one summer, all the […]

Hidden Treasure

The wind that God blows our way can be a special song that stirs our soul or it can be an event that strikes a chord in us or it can be a mysterious movement in us that seems to haunt us until we take the step we know we are meant to take. A step of faith.

What defines you?

My wife called me the other day and said her Suburban had a flat tire.  I was in the middle of some important work, so I was initially a little frustrated by the interruption.  But, I quickly remembered that part of my role as husband is to protect and serve my wife….to save my damsel […]

The Gift of Being Yourself: David Benner

“The Gift of Being Yourself” is an exceptional investigation of the subject of self-identity. The author, David Benner, is able to masterfully bridge the Biblical paradox of death-to-self and self-discovery. He writes, “For if we find our true self we find God, and if we find God, we find our most authentic self.” We don’t […]

True Identity Ministries

True Identity Ministries is passionate about helping women understand, embrace, and learn to walk in all aspects of their true identity in Christ to be set free to be all God designed them to be, through retreats, conferences, workshops, study groups, and written materials. http://www.trueidentityministries.org