3 Steps to Making This Year Better Than Last Year

Facing a new year can be discouraging, especially if you look back over last year with frustration or regret, and don’t know how to make this year any better. Jesus said in Matthew 7:7, “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.” Following these three steps can help us experience the change we’re looking for. Continue reading

3 Reasons to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

I watched the 2012 Summer Olympics Women’s All-around gymnastics competition hosted in London. United States competitior Gabby Douglas won gold, the fourth American woman in Olympic history to claim the title.

During the competition, broadcasters commented that she and fellow US competitor, Aly Raisman (finished fourth), did not watch their competitors perform. They intentionally avoided looking, focusing instead on their own preparedness. Continue reading