This week’s prompt: Authenticity

We’re peeling off the façade, we’re looking our warnings full on in the face, and now this week we’re taking a brave step towards authentic living.

What does authenticity mean?  Let’s turn to Brené Brown’s profound definition:

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Is that not a gorgeous description of the life we all long for?  The life we can have by the power of the Holy Spirit?

What does authenticity mean for you?  Where are you in this practice?  How has cross-cultural living affected you?

If you need a safe community in which to wrestle this out, join us this week for some amazing posts.  Bring your own blog post link ups to The Grove beginning Thursday at 6pm EST.

1 Comment

  1. sam October 16, 2015

    courage. compassion. gratitude.

    ‘big’ words jumping off a page filled-to-the-top hope.

    shame. fear.

    ‘small’ words holding the real of the moment.

    authenticity.

    profound risk.  relief.  redemption.

     

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