Unexpected Avenues to Negative Influences

Unexpected Avenues to Negative Influences
In this episode our focus is Unexpected Avenues to Negative Influences in our lives.  
Some avenues are pretty obvious if we stop to think about them, right.  But what about those that catch us by surprise? The unexpected avenues by which we become exposed to negative influences leading us off of our path of purpose? 

Have you recognized any surprising avenues in your life?
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Exiting Existing Negative Influences

Exiting Existing Negative Influences

Welcome to the rerouting harmful influences series on Legacy Living TODAY with Dawn Baggett, that’s me. 

In this episode our focus is identifying and exiting existing negative influences that may lead to temptations, to getting derailed from your path, and hindering your progress.  As mamas we’re careful to monitor the harmful influences that may impact our young children.  As they get older, it becomes harder to do. 
What about ourselves?  
We aren’t immune from dangerous influences just because we’re adults.  



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Navigating Personal Temptations

Navigating Personal Temptations
Of course we all have them. We all have Temptations. And of course they tend to come at the least optimal times for us. 

Under Stress
One of those times is when you or I are under a great deal of stress. We can’t always get away from stress of course. But if you’re living in a state of continually high stress it can have a host of negative harmful effects on you. Do you have a plan in place and are you taking the steps to address your high, ongoing stress?


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Persecution - No Surprise

Persecution - No Surprise
What is persecution? What does it mean to be persecuted as a Christian?

Persecution is the act of harassing, oppressing, or killing people because of their difference from society. Christians are persecuted because their belief in Jesus Christ as Savior does not conform to the godlessness of a sinful world.
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How to Self-Assess for REAL Authenticity

How to Self-Assess for REAL Authenticity

The word “authenticity” is batted about a lot these days on social media and the like.  It’s not a new thing, however. Back in the day, you might have heard of young folks going off to “find themselves” – or in some of your classes you might have come across the term “self-actualization” which Wikipedia defines the following way:

Self-actualization, in Maslow's hierarchy of needs, is the highest level of psychological development, where personal potential is fully realized after basic bodily and ego needs have been fulfilled. - source: Wikipedia

On the surface, these and other terms might all seem to have the same message - basically to find your interests, talents, and what makes you happy.  Happiness though is a fleeting emotion that is surface-level rather than soul-level. 

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