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How to Steward Your Sphere of Influence

How to Steward Your Sphere of Influence

It takes a village… to write a book! When Lynn and I were writing Esther, we fed the draft chapter by chapter to a team of readers who gave us feedback. We couldn’t have done it without those amazing women, and Esther wouldn’t have been half as good without the changes they helped us to make. Two of our most faithful encouragers have guest posts going live today. Here, you’ll read a post by Shelley Boulos. Please encourage her in…

It’s OK to Be Mad

It’s OK to Be Mad

Here’s how I used to say the title of today’s post, “It’s ok to be mad?” I thought that I had everyone fooled and that my anger was under wraps. I mean, simmering resentment isn’t as bad as being mad, is it? I believed that my cheerful demeanor and quick-to-smile personality masked the fact that I was often on the verge of erupting. But in a conversation one day about my Enneagram* 1-ness, I said to my husband, “I was…