• How to Avoid the Comparison Game

    By Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce You created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made (Psalm 139: 13-14 NIV). As women we often play the comparison game. She’s… { keep reading }

  • Ways to Seek God

    By Joyce Dunaway  @DunawayJoyce Those who seek me find me (Proverbs 8:17 NIV). I remember playing hide and seek as a child—then playing it with other small children whom I claim as grandchildren. It’s fun, exciting, and challenging—finding the best… { keep reading }

  • Finding God—A Treasure Worth Pursuing

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce Have you ever been on a treasure hunt? If so, do you remember the excitement about finding the hidden treasure? Did visions of succeeding and getting rich fill your mind? Even when the journey was hard,… { keep reading }

  • How To Be Successful in God’s Eyes as You Pursue Your Dreams

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce What is your definition of success as you pursue your dreams? Will it be when you make money, receive recognition, or when all aspects of your journey have been accomplished? There are many definitions of success.… { keep reading }

  • How to Rely on God to Help You Achieve Your Dreams

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce It’s often hard for us to admit we need help. We want to brag that we accomplished our goals on our own. However, our independence can hinder the achievement of our dreams. If you are following… { keep reading }

  • How to Be Thankful In Every Situation

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus (I Thessalonians 5:18). Even when you receive a cancer diagnosis? Even when your spouse wants a divorce? Even when your child… { keep reading }

  • In Pursuing Our Dreams We Can be Our Best Friend or Worst Enemy

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce Do you often put yourself down by saying or thinking things like I should have done better? Our ‘shoulds’ can keep us from moving forward. Negative self-talk can result in a doubtful mindset which convinces us… { keep reading }

  • Dare to D.R.E.A.M.

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce Is there something you’ve always wanted to do but never got the chance? Is it taking ballet lessons; writing a novel; climbing Mt. Everest; getting a college degree; going to Australia? What has kept you from… { keep reading }

  • Inspiration Versus Perspiration

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce Which is the most important characteristic needed for achieving your dreams—inspiration or perspiration? Inspiration is defined as a sudden brilliant idea. Perspiration often occurs when someone is hard at work—concentrating on a job. According to Thomas… { keep reading }

  • Five F’s That Can Help You Achieve Your Dreams

    by Joyce Dunaway @DunawayJoyce Working on your dreams is often difficult—friends and family, who don’t take your goals seriously; fear of failure; roadblocks; rejections; discouragement; or financial setbacks. We are often tempted to quit. But moving forward, even if progress… { keep reading }