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SUICIDE- 10 Facts You Need to Know

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for 15-34 year-olds in the U.S. A nationwide survey of high school students in the United States found that 16% of students reported seriously considering suicide. If you haven’t thought about killing yourself, chances are you know someone who has. For example, within a typical high school…

how to stop lying

How To Stop Lying

Lying is a horribly destructive habit. And any destructive habit leads to painful consequences. When we choose to lie, we choose to suffer. Think how much better off we’d be if we would stop lying and live in the truth. Listen to the words of Jennifer: “I was lied to my whole life by my…

what is forgiveness

What Is Forgiveness?

Let’s talk about one of the most important keys to your happiness. It is a subject people talk about, but few understand or practice. Let’s talk about forgiving others who have hurt you. There’s probably not a person in the world who does not need to forgive someone. Additionally, there is probably not one person…

6 Myths About Forgiveness

Forgiving others who have harmed us is one of the most important things we will ever do. The happiness of our lives, or lack of it, rises and falls on whether we, by an act of our will, choose to forgive. Millions of people are wrapped up in anger, resentment and bitterness toward those who…

4 steps to seek forgiveness

Seeking Forgiveness

I thought I’d blog on a topic few ever talk about, much less practice, but is incredibly important to our sense of peace and happiness. Let’s talk about how to seek forgiveness when you have hurt someone. When we hurt someone, we undoubtedly cause a broken relationship. Broken relationships are not healed without someone seeking…