Monthly Archives: November 2017

The “Play-Back Trick”

I really enjoy hosting people and making sure that that are comfortable.  One trick I have recently found is the play-back trick ( yes, I did just make up that name.)

the Play-Back Trick is when you go to someone’s house, see them, or interact with them take mental notes about what they do, and do it back.  If you were to go to their house watch and see how they make (or try to make) you comfortable, Continue reading The “Play-Back Trick”

Thank You = Happier You

At this time of year we are reminded to be thankful.  Some people make lists on Thanksgiving, some write on cut out leaves, and some go around the table.  I love to see how God’s commandments impact our lives, and God told us to be thankful.  So here are some proven benefits from obeying God by being thankful, all of which tie back to making you happier overall. Continue reading Thank You = Happier You

Fleeting Joy Leaves

Some days I feel worn down and weak, I feel like I have been robbed of my joy and just all around stuck.

The other day I was driving home from a literature class and listening to a sermon by Judah Smith.  It was all about joy.  He described two types of joy; 1. Temporary joy, where it easily comes and easily goes, 2. Permanent joy, the joy you find in God that never leaves.

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