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Rocks, Pebbles, Sand, Mayonnaise Jar, and Setting Priorities

My wife shared this story with me via email today, and wanted to pass it along to you. Share with a friend if you liked it. Here’s the short story: A philosophy professor stood before his class with some items on the table in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly he picked up [...]

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The Secret On How To Stand Out Before a Holy God

The Secret On How To Stand Out Before a Holy God

It’s a humbling thought that one day I’m going to have to stand before a holy God and give an account of my life. The question the King will ask you: “What did you do with what I gave you?” Doesn’t that blow you away. It should. At first, it makes you guilty, doesn’t it? [...]

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The 10,000-Second Rule That Will Transform Your Life

Forget Gladwell’s 10,000-Hour Rule as the key to success. In the book Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell puts forth the premise that to be an expert in your field requires a devotion to one’s craft for at least 10,000 hours.   Gladwell and other elites cited in the book challenge the premise that genius or being gifted is a [...]

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Real Christians Disobey

They take the Bible literally. They love those that hurt them. They embrace discomfort, neglect safety. They give wildly to the poor, even downgrading if need be, and understand He desires that we love those in need as much as we love ourselves. They are fixated on eternity more than the temporary, and embrace the [...]

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The Two Word Tweak Effect

There are people who go about life passively, and may I add, pathetically. They feel like life is unfair; that the powers-that-be are against them. They may even be in crappy jobs and situations that literrally suck the life out of them. Inside they want more, and have an inkling they are destined for more, [...]

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