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Taking Risks: The Girl I Once Was

By Margaret Yu (originally written for International Womens’ Day, March 2014)

I don’t have many solid memories of myself as a child.  However, the ones I do have are well-planted in my mind. 664 more words


Does Anyone Else Have This Problem?

I am quite gifted at formulating a perfect response, comeback, explanation…in my head.

But when I actually speak up, sometimes what I intended to say gets garbled and jumbled. 44 more words


Disconnect; Re-Spark; Re-Plug

Have you been hung up on an event in your life and unsure of how to move on? The stress consuming mind space, unwantedly… The books, cd’s, YouTube, podcasts, scriptures, advice, all awesome; however, they did not satisfy the unshakable or gut wrenching thoughts of failure. 1,405 more words

You're Allowed To Let People Down

As you get older you start to realize that change is inevitable and that no matter how hard to try to stop it, it’s supposed to happen. 632 more words

Who to please 

Galatians 1:10 NIVAm I now trying to win the approval of human beings, or of God? Or am I trying to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a servant of Christ. 61 more words

Daily Devotion

How Long Distance Running is Curing My People Pleasing

When I feel myself slipping into the same old pattern of trying to please everyone who breathes the air around me, I can easily imagine myself running away, my long pony tail flapping in the wind behind me. 638 more words


Chosen and Approved: Lessons from David for the People-Pleasers (Like Me)

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka

Welcome to part three of our six-post series, Chosen and Approved: Untangling Our Identities from People and Perfection, with Emily Conrad… 261 more words

Jeanne Takenaka