Tag Archives: work

Finding the Balanced Life

Self-confidence is an ideal balance of trusting our own abilities and judgement, and having humility and earnestly learning from others.  Consider the example of a finely tuned guitar.  Even if 5 strings are perfectly in tune and only one string … Continue reading

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We Should Work From Our Rest, Not Rest From Our Work

Genesis 1:26-31 (NIV) 26 Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures … Continue reading

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And Then He Was Two

I can hardly believe that this Saturday my little boy Matthew turns two.  Where has the time gone?  I can still remember the day he was born clear as day.  I wrote a blog then and if you did not … Continue reading

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Is Your Faith Evident to God?

Luke 5:20 (NIV) 20 When Jesus saw their faith, he said, “Friend, your sins are forgiven.”   Do you know what moves God?  Despite what people might think, God is not moved by complaining and self-pity.  He is not even moved by … 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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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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Getting a Life

Downtime is crucial for peak performance. If you are anything like me, you find that sometimes you get so focused on doing something at work, that you all your mind and efforts into that project and as a result, there … Continue reading

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