“There is no beauty in domination. Control is a cheap substitute for partnership.” Anna Blake Relationships matter! We have shared before some principles taught in an equine coaching program that offer solid wisdom for our human connections. In a relationship: If it’s not good for both, it’s not good for either. A healthy relationship is a safe place…even for ignoring or resisting. Asking clearly aids in building communication–and ultimately connection. When you are being ignored, gently increase the pressure until you are heard. When you are resisted, quietly stand your ground. Practicing those theories is HARD WORK. It requires … Continue reading Building Relationships
Confusion is a tool of the enemy. God is a God of order and peace. He says what He means, He means what He says…and He offers us a choice to believe it or not. Our choices have consequences. We … Continue reading Do you live a divided life?
The Serenity Prayer…do you remember it? Serenity to accept what can’t be changed. Courage to change what can be changed. Wisdom to know the difference. Often, we fall into self-pity instead of choosing to accept responsibility for what we CAN … Continue reading The Power of Choice & Change
Want some exercises to do in your pool this summer? Why not host a Fit Faith Pool Party? If you have a pool, it can be at your home. Or a YMCA pool reservation is also an option. Working out … Continue reading FIT FAITH Pool Parties
The Serenity Prayer has spoken to hearts for decades. The author is often listed as ‘Anonymous’ and frequently the second stanza is eliminated. The longing for peace transcends time and culture. Sometimes, though, the piece is attributed to certain theologians or martyrs of the Christian faith–which … Continue reading Where is peace?
It is the question we hate feeling: Do I matter? Does anyone care? We spend much of our lives seeking activities and relationships that give us an affirmative answer. There is only One who can answer that to our complete … Continue reading Do I matter? Does anyone care?