Recovering Emotionally When You’ve Messed Up

This is an easy post for me to write because I’m experienced. In the last 24 hours I’ve messed up twice—once with my wife and once in my work. I didn’t treat anyone awfully. My performance just wasn’t as good as I wish it was. I bet you’ve been there before, too,...

Part 3: Hope for Holiday Hurts

If you are looking for hope for holiday hurts, or any other hurt, I think you are going to like what you read. But, before moving ahead, it would be good to remember, the way to peace is through right thinking about God. “Don’t be anxious about anything, but pray...

Part 2: Hope for Holiday Hurts

Part 3: What Are You Thinking and Choosing? Let me share a fear I have. I’m afraid that what I’m going to ask you to do is so simple you won’t do it. With that said, let me plead, do it any way. STEP #2: WHAT ARE YOU THINKING? Pull out your notes from the “feeling”...

Part 1: Hope for Holiday Hurts

Part 1: Validate Your Feelings Today we start the process of finding hope for healing and happiness to replace your holiday hurts. Before we get started let me encourage you to make room to become aware of what you are sensing and thinking. Get alone. Get quiet. Turn...