Series:Self-Image

respect yourself more

How To Respect Yourself More

We all crave respect, no matter who we are. Yet it is very difficult to respect others, unless you respect yourself. It’s been said, “You can’t like another person, until you like yourself.” So let’s look at this…How can you show yourself the same kind of respect you want to show others and want them…

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5 Things to Think and Do When you Hate Yourself

Self-hate is a dark, black hole in our soul that can be easy to fall into, but difficult to get out of. Last week I wrote about some of the reasons why people hate themselves.   I want to give you some things to do when you start to hear yourself say things like, I hate…

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What Is True Beauty?

Guard Your Heart TRUE BEAUTY EDITION We live in a body obsessed culture.  Men and women both feel pressured to have the perfect bodies, and we believe so many lies about what a perfect body is and what defines beauty. As I continue to talk about guarding our hearts another way we can protect ourselves…

Protect Your Heart From Negative Self-Talk

The last two weeks I have talked about guarding your heart in dating relationships.  Today I want to talk about how to protect your heart from your own negative self-talk.  From the lies that you tell yourself, which the world has convinced you are true. How can you guard your heart from bitterness? Let me…

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What To Do When You Hate Yourself

It’s so tragic to hear someone say I hate myself. But down deep, many people do. It seems there are so many things in this world that attack our self-esteem and sense of worth. Some people, perhaps even you, are locked in their own personal jail, full of self-loathing, desperately wanting to get out, but…