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Nine Reasons to Take a Leap of Faith

By Dontaira Terrell
Posted On Jun 01, 2016
Nine Reasons to Take a Leap of Faith

Are You in it, to Win it? – From an early age, we are usually taught to take the safe route and follow a certain path throughout life’s journey. But in some cases, the rules are meant to be broken! Taking a leap of faith can prove to be a life-changing experience in more ways than one. If you are on the fence about taking a huge risk, then read on to discover some of the endless reasons why you should take the chance and just do it!

Personal Growth– One of the most exhilarating experiences in life is to extend ourselves beyond our comfort zones and travel the path undefined. Not only are taking new chances essential in terms of achieving personal fulfillment but also building self-awareness.

Find Your Happy Place- It is extremely important to remember the internal power that you possess to change the outcome of your situation but only if you are willing to take the necessary leap.

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Spread Your Wings and Soar– Go after your dream job, learn a new skillset, and push yourself to greater heights in order to discover your inner strengths. Today is the day that we stop placing limitations on ourselves once and for all!

Overcome Fears- Focusing on the “what if” scenarios is a common theme that can paralyze our growth potential. No need to magnify all of the negatives by viewing the glass half-empty. Instead, try to shift your mindset and focus on all the endless possibilities.

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Redefine Yourself- Taking risks allows room for self-improvement and the ability to break bad habits. Although taking a leap is not as easy as 1,2,3 it is an extremely vital step that is needed to become a better and happier Y-O-U.

Step Outside Your Comfort Zone– To fulfill life’s purposeful journey you must be willing to step out on faith and not allow complacency to get the very best of you.

YOLO- Who wants to sit back, a few months or even a few years from now living a life full of unanswered questions, regrets, and singing about your “shoulda-coulda-woulda’s.”

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Meet New People– Regardless of what life throws your way it is always a great feeling to know that you have a select group of friends that you can turn to through the good and bad times. On the other hand, it is also important to create new friendships and form new bonds along life’s journey because it is healthy for our internal growth.

Win Some, Lose Some– The only way to know what is on the other side of the unknown is to try it out and see for yourself. If things don’t go as planned, consider it as a lesson learned. Sometimes it’s not about what will be jeopardized if we take the leap rather than what will be jeopardized if we do not take the leap and step out on faith. So let us know, are you willing to take the risk?

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