Secret Prayer Sister: The Best Yes

The Best Yes, Ch 16-19, Overcoming Insecurities and Fears

  The following is taken from The Best Yes Study Guide: 1. An insecurity is that inner feeling of unease when we see ourselves as vulnerable, inferior, or threatened in some way. For example: I’m not as talented or smart or experienced as her; therefore, this new project won’t ever really take off. My kids… Continue reading The Best Yes, Ch 16-19, Overcoming Insecurities and Fears

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The Best Yes, Ch 13-15, Seeing Opportunities & Saying Yes

1. Not all Best Yes decisions are predetermined or require saying yes or no to someone’s request. In fact, many times a Best Yes decision flows out of simply being present and saying yes to God in an ordinary moment. To get an idea of what this looks like in everyday life, re-read the personal… Continue reading The Best Yes, Ch 13-15, Seeing Opportunities & Saying Yes

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The Best Yes, Ch 10-12, The Art of Saying No

    “A small no pushes through the resistance of awkwardness and disappointment because it’s better to nip something early on. Early on, expectations and disappointments can be managed better with a small no. But the more we let things develop and progress, the harder the no becomes.” The Best Yes, pages 126 – 127 1. 1.What… Continue reading The Best Yes, Ch 10-12, The Art of Saying No

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The Best Yes, Ch 7-9, Decisions Decisions

  What insights did you discover in a personal study, reading through Proverbs, or in the chapters you have read from The Best Yes book? How did the last session impact your daily life or your relationship with God? What questions might you like to ask the other members of our group? Consider sharing any… Continue reading The Best Yes, Ch 7-9, Decisions Decisions

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The Best Yes, Ch 4-6, Wisdom: An Expression of Love

This week we are reading chapter 5 in The Best Yes. After you read and write down your own self-reflections, take some time to work through the questions that Lysa poses for us. There are five, so perhaps one question per day ;D When you think of the characteristics of someone who consistently makes wise… Continue reading The Best Yes, Ch 4-6, Wisdom: An Expression of Love