Category Archives: College

Uncharted Territory

This season all of the faithful Cyclone Football fans have seen what a special season this is.  We have trusted in the process that new coach Matt Campbell has been talking about and now we are starting to see some … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Communal Prayer (Part 4)

In Part 1 of this blog series, we talked about the importance of prayer as a means of developing your relationship with God.  I briefly discussed my private prayer life.  I also talked about the importance of not only praying … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Communal Prayer (Part 3)

In Part 1 of this blog series, we talked about the importance of prayer as a means of developing your relationship with God.  I briefly discussed my private prayer life.  I also talked about the importance of not only praying … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Communal Prayer (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this blog series, we talked about the importance of prayer as a means of developing your relationship with God.  I briefly discussed my private prayer life.  I also talked about the importance of not only praying … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Communal Prayer (Part 1)

As ordinary people, we can face overwhelming circumstances on a daily basis.  We can get coffee in the morning to help get us going again after a short night of sleep the night before, but coffee can’t handle the temptation, … Continue reading

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Connecting with Millenials

If you ask a demographer, they will tell you that Millennials are young adults aged 18-33 years old.  You know who Millennials are; they’re often the ones you see sipping a latte at Starbucks, checking their Twitter feeds, or texting … Continue reading

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The Cure for Entitlement

Entitlement is a word that has been thrown around more and more the last few years.  It is a word that seems to be used a lot by people and especially the media as they discuss the Millennial generation.  Just … Continue reading

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Did You Know That About the Big 12?

I might be a little biased, but I think that the Big 12 Conference is one of the best conferences in all of collegiate sports.  Granted, my team is Iowa State and since they are in that conference, I tend … Continue reading

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Procrastination: Does it Really Make it Easier?

It’s happened again.  We think we are going to finally get our work done at a reasonable hour within a reasonable time, but instead we spent our time doing something else that we thought would be a little more fun … Continue reading

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It’s a BIG World Out There: Advice for College Grads

It is graduation season again.  It is a time when young students endure just one more final or one last mind-numbing lecture before collecting their degrees and their commencement address. The commencement speech seldom contains advice that you can actually … Continue reading

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