Category Archives: fear

The Intersection of Hope and Joy

This is a business and personal development blog, but if you have read here for a while now, you have learned some things about me (Mark Sturgell) and now my partner, Becky Morris. One thing you will know is our … Continue reading

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Live your life in a way that is worth telling stories about.

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. … Continue reading

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Are you “beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists”?

Many people are suffering these days – no sense in denying this fact. Many, many more are living in fear of suffering – these are the people I am writing about (and to) today. Are you living in fear of … Continue reading

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Is This Heaven?

At Christmas time, my daughter and her family were travelling home for the holidays. As they boarded their flight in Charlotte, it was overcast and dreary. My daughter was sitting next to my five-year-old granddaughter, Maggie. As the flight took … Continue reading

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