25 Oct '16, 11am

Joy Challenge 6: Make a list of things that bring you joy #write31days

Joy Challenge #6: Make a list of things that bring you joy Are you relieved? Today’s challenge might be a little easier to pull off than the last few – you’re welcome! But I think it’s really important. One of the things I find myself doing when I’m in the midst of a cycle of jealousy is trying to keep up with all the popular things. I’m usually trying to follow the right people on social media, post the right things at the right times, say “yes” to all the opportunities, write my story in a specific way and share it in the most popular places, and wrap it all up tight with a pretty bow. And sometimes those things bring me joy. But not usually. Usually, the things I do when I’m trying to claim my own spotlight are things that have brought someone else fame, not things that God built in me to bring Him glory. So I’ve found that it’s important to stop and take stock of the t...

Full article: http://crystalstine.me/joy-challenge-6/

Tweets

Joy challenge 7: Have coffee with a friend. #wr...

crystalstine.me 26 Oct '16, 11am

Joy challenge #7: Have coffee with a friend I have trouble with small talk. In a group or at a conference or when there ar...

Great challenge on taking a break from social m...

crystalstine.me 25 Oct '16, 2pm

Joy Challenge #3: Take a social media sabbath When my daughter is feeling extra cranky we go through a series of questions...

Whether it’s 20 minutes or 2 hours, take time t...

crystalstine.me 29 Oct '16, 2pm

My 4-year-old daughter no longer takes naps. To be honest, she was never a great sleeper so it actually became a bit of a ...

Joy Challenge 4: Make your family the priority ...

crystalstine.me 23 Oct '16, 12pm

Joy Challenge #4: Make your family the priority I used to be able to multi-task really well. I could read, listen to someo...

Books are always there for me, full of stories ...

crystalstine.me 24 Oct '16, 11am

Joy Challenge #5: Borrow a fun book from the library! I love reading. I’ve always used books as a source of comfort – char...

Joy Challenge 8: Go for a walk #write31days

crystalstine.me 27 Oct '16, 11am

Joy Challenge #8: Go for a walk Walk it off. No, seriously. Exercise is good for more than your muscles – it’s good for yo...

Joy Challenge Number 1 #write31days

crystalstine.me 20 Oct '16, 11am

We’re in the home stretch now! Only a few more days to go and we’ll be wrapping up our journey from jealousy to joy. I tho...

Joy Challenge 9: Treat yo’self! #write31days ht...

crystalstine.me 28 Oct '16, 4pm

Joy Challenge #9: Treat yo’self! Ok, this isn’t actually permission to go on a massive shopping spree. While retail therap...

Joy Challenge Bonus: Find a Bible study #write3...

crystalstine.me 30 Oct '16, 4pm

Joy Challenge Bonus: Find a Bible study I’d originally planned to only do 10 joy challenges, but I couldn’t help adding th...

When I’m flipping through social media screens ...

crystalstine.me 22 Oct '16, 4pm

Joy Challenge #3: Take a social media sabbath When my daughter is feeling extra cranky we go through a series of questions...

I would rather do fewer tasks that serve God we...

crystalstine.me 21 Oct '16, 2pm

Joy Challenge #2: Say “no” to something good that isn’t great That one is hard, isn’t it? We want to say “yes” to all of t...

Lighten up: tech firms take on economy-class fl...

365smallbusinessloans.com 26 Oct '16, 12am

Lighten up: tech firms take on economy-class flight challenge SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Some start-ups are taking on one of ai...

Challenge Tour - Statistics congratulations to ...

europeantour.com 29 Oct '16, 4pm

The Top 15 positions in the Final 2016 European Challenge Tour Rankings will obtain full playing rights to the 2017 Europe...

For 31 days we’ve journeyed from jealousy to joy. We’ve identified lies & broken down old habits https://t.co/IZf9NkORk5

For 31 days we’ve journeyed from jealousy to jo...

crystalstine.me 31 Oct '16, 2pm

We’ve done it. For 31 days we’ve journeyed from jealousy to joy. We’ve identified lies, broken down old habits, made space...