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The Power of Great Expectations

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It was March over a decade ago. I had just finished singing Amazing Grace and was headed down from the choir loft back to my pew. My Dad began the eulogy for my Grandma, who had died that week. He looked at his brothers and sisters in the first row and said, “I am thankful for expectations.” Me too. Sometimes we are told to expect less. Don’t listen. Some of my biggest successes have come just