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11 THINGS MENTALLY STRONG PEOPLE DON’T DO

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When Amy Morin was 23, her mother died suddenly of a brain aneurysm. She pitied herself over the injustice of losing the years she always assumed they’d have. Three Years Later… Three years later, on the anniversary of her mom’s death, her 26 year old husband, Lincoln, had a heart attack and died. She kept Lincoln’s belongings like a museum. She didn’t throw away his toothbrush for years. Amy wouldn’t move anything on his side of the bed. Fearing new memories would replace the old she refused to try anything new. Four Years Later… Amy remarried and within a brief time of the wedding her new father-in-law was diagnosed with inoperable cancer. He died shortly after. These devastating losses moved…

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11 OLYMPIC CLASS ATTITUDES

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Every Olympic medal winner has attitude. In fact medals aren’t won without a winning attitude. The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life. Attitude is more important than facts, than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than failure, than successes, than what other people think or say or do. You have a choice everyday regarding the attitude you will embrace each day. 11 Olympic Attitudes 1. “Hard days are the best because that’s when champions are made.” Gabby Douglas, Gold medal 2012 2. “I used to beat myself up everyday if I did not win an event. I am quite open about those things now and that has been a big change.”…

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THANKSLIVING

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What if you woke up today with only the things you thanked God for yesterday? THANKSGIVING is one day on the calendar. THANKSLIVING is an attitude in your heart. “Give thanks to God—he is good     and his love never quits.” 2 Chronicles 16:34 (The Message) APPLICATION: What are you thankful today? Please leave a comment below.  THANK YOU. I write to inspire people to be real, grow an authentic faith in Jesus, enjoy healthy relationships and discover their life purpose. If this material is helpful to you, please follow me. Subscribe. I’ll put helpful content into your email box on Mondays and Thursdays, as well as upcoming events at North Pointe Community Church, Edmonton, Alberta. Follow on Twitter. I daily tweet info I…

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10 ATTITUDES THAT GIVE YOU ALTITUDE

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Your attitude determines your altitude. Here are 10 images and sayings that serve as an attitude check. Which ones speak to you? 1. “As a man thinks in his heart, so is he.” Proverbs 23:7 2. What you see in the world around you is a reflection of… 3. Worry is a total waste of time. It doesn’t change anything. All it does is steal your joy and keeps you very busy doing nothing.   4. Just because I’m mad doesn’t mean I stop caring. 5. Today’s special and so are you. 6. Don’t burn your opportunities. 7. How to keep from stressing out… 8. I love the kind of hugs when you physically feel the sadness leave your body….

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