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What is Community?

What is community? When the pandemic crashed into our lives in 2020, it brought that question into sharp focus for me. Something’s Missing Before the lockdowns began, I sensed that something was missing for me in terms of community. But busyness kept me from fully exploring it. For many of us, community happens when we run…
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The Opposite of Fear is Love

When Fear is too Big I know what it’s like when fear feels bigger than who you are.  Fear has sabotaged my life too many times, and it is still a struggle.  I have shared a previous blog post about my journey  ‘unfollowing’ fear. Read about it here:  https://christinepaddock.com/unfollow-fear/  Finding freedom from fear is more…
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The Path of Courage

If you read my previous post called ‘Unfollow Fear’ https://christinepaddock.com/unfollow-fear/, I talked about my journey of choosing to do the opposite of what fear tells me to do.  Finding the path of courage is a lifelong journey, but looking back I can see a recurring theme:  There is no courage without vulnerability. Self-Consciousness is the Opposite of…
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Unfollow Fear

  The Problem of Fear With the uncertainty of the past year, there has been an increase of fear and anxiety.  Our sense of security has been shaken, and our ‘normal’ has been turned upside down. So how do we overcome fear when we have no control over what’s happening in the world? It starts…
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A New Beginning

A Year into the Pandemic As I’ve been looking back over the last year, I’ve been overwhelmed by all the changes brought by the pandemic. We have all been through so much, and it hasn’t been easy.  I never expected I would still be in lockdown today, and that the pandemic would be worse than ever. …
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