Ten Ways to Overcome Your Craving for Approval

March 31, 2014 | 3 comments

We’re on a journey together, loosening the grip of some idols that have had a hold on our hearts.

We’ve evicted our Love Idols. We’ve shattered them. Some of us have shown some pretty impressive moves — even karate-chopping and drop-kicking those pesky idols. 😉 We’ve shown them who’s boss. Can I get an Amen?

But, some idols are relentless. They try to sneak in the back doors of our hearts.

What do we do when old idols woo? How can we keep our need for approval from taking a controlling position in our hearts again?

I’m sharing 10 ways over at Relevant Magazine today.  Click here.

 Photo by Martin Fisch. Sourced via Creative Commons on Flickr. Design by Jennifer Dukes Lee.




by | March 31, 2014 | 3 comments


  1. Elizabeth Stewart

    Great post at Relevant!

  2. Cindy Fincher

    Love the post…must get your book. 🙂

  3. David Rupert

    Jennifer, well done on the CT and Relevant articles. Perfect timing and perfect audience that needs just to let go of that craving. Cheering you on sister…



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