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The Inception Exception (Level 2)

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Have you ever been blitzed by a crazy dream barrage…
If so, let’s just say I can definitely relate the way this month has gone.
Granted, I could spill all the gory details; however, I figured I’d revisit a series started a couple years back instead, considering I did hint at a sequel then…plus I’m trying to be more intentional about finishing my “to be continued” posts these days.
With that said…
…as some of you may recall from my first ‘Inception’ post1...in every mind there's a unique set of acceptances, whether true or false, real or unreal. But regardless of their potential, the truth (or lack thereof) behind them as well as their origin can have an immense influence on what is believed and how it manifests.
Thus, when we apply this concept to our dreams, we find while the content may not be real, what can be realized from it certainly is…
…which brings me to why I’m writing this series: that we’ll be able to discern God’s heart as we press through the random reveries and nightmar…

Purifying our Thought Life (Part 1)

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Last month, we started an intro discussion on how to purify our priorities and how we discover more of God’s desires as we love at all costs. Today I want to continue in the same vain, but switch gears slightly by exploring ways we can purify our thought life.
But before I dive in, let me just say…I may have gotten a little ahead of myself in writing that last post. ‘Cause while godly resolutions are certainly worth discussing, if we don’t have that foursquare foundation (i.e. mind, heart, soul, strength) set and surrendered, then we’ll likely find it difficult to live how we want to live/how we’re called to live when we reach the crossroads of life…
…which brings me to why I’m writing this…
…that no matter where we find ourselves, we’ll be reminded how the greatest battle is the one unseen1…
With that said, here are three (of many) ways to purify your “thought life”.
1) Pay Attention
As obvious as this may sound, it bears mention at the #1 spot ‘cause…let’s face it: it’s hard to change som…