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Don't Let Fear Keep You From Using Your Talent (Yes, You Have One!)

Matthew 25: 14-30 The Parable of the Talents 14  “For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants [ a ] and entrusted to them his property. 15  To one he gave five talents, [ b ] to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. 16  He who had received the five talents went at once and traded with them, and he made five talents more. 17  So also he who had the two talents made two talents more. 18  But he who had received the one talent went and dug in the ground and hid his master's money. 19  Now after a long time the master of those servants came and settled accounts with them. 20  And he who had received the five talents came forward, bringing five talents more, saying, ‘Master, you delivered to me five talents; here I have made five talents more.’ 21  His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant. [ c ] You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your

Wreck This Journal: Week 3

For this week's Wreck This Journal Blog I'm going to show you a some ways I chose to spin some possible negative requests. I'll also show you a more personal side to my journal. Enjoy!! Here's My Sign!!! I Learned this little acronym for H.O.P.E. recently: "Have Only Positive Expectations!" For the "Write or Draw with Your Left Hand" page, I drew this little picture my dad, who is left handed, showed me how to draw when I was a little girl! Collect Dead Bugs?? Notice the "Um, no..." Caption. I just put some stickers and drew a little lady bug! I don't believe in recording negative thoughts. They aren't healthy! So I just put in some positive phrases with some grammatically negative words like No, Not, Can't, and Never. I also don't believe in "defacing" yourself, so I decided to turn this page into a "Things I Like about Me" Page!!  For my "Sleep With t