The Grace to Change

“People don’t change.” We’ve heard this time and time again, and I know more than a few people who truly believe this. I don’t believe it though. I don’t believe that lasting change is common or easy, but I believe that if a person truly wants to change their mindset, their attitude, or their character, […]


Perfectionism and the Fear of Beginning

I think fear is the most elusive of hindrances, because no matter how debilitating it is, it somehow always feels a little bit natural, as If we were meant to be afraid. As we grow, fear grows with us. Its presence is sometimes marked by bodily responses: sweaty palms, racing heart, rapid breathing. Responses we […]