Quit acting like a punk; and you won’t be seen as one.

My heart hurts for what the culture has done to teens. We've been saturated with negative influence and lied to over and over again. Satan has distracted so many of us, and instead of passion we feel depression. Instead of hunger for righteousness we desire everything but good things. This generation of young people would …

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Fake Confidence VS. Grounded Confidence

Fake confidence is cool and collected when they're in control, in a good mood, around people they like, etc.  Grounded confidence is contentedly happy no matter who they're with or whatever situation they face.  Fake confidence tosses and turns, and changes day to day. It is unstable and relies on others' compliments to fuel itself  …

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Keep Your Swagger, I’ll Take Character.

Picture this: a guy swoops into my neighborhood in a blue mustang, (speeding, mind you...Like dude, you're going to run into somebody!), and pulls in front of a home a few spaces away from us. He leaves the engine running, leans against the passenger door, and waits. You see yet, where I'm going with this? …

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CAUTION. MAY CAUSE LIFE CHANGE.

Courage. Wildness. Spiritual gusto.  Elusive spontaneity.  How can we keep this feeling?  Where can we find it?  Problem about this little thing called bravery, is that it's not a feeling. You can't capture the vision with a Sylvester Stallone movie marathon, or taking a mission trip, or even doing something crazy like skydiving. Cause being …

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