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The Power of Habit May 12, 2021

This weekend I installed some motion activated night lights in my stairwells. It allows us to avoid using the lights and they are only on when someone is walking by. 

The interesting thing was the first time I walked down the stairs and the night light came on, I automatically reached for...

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The Power of Words We Use With Others Apr 14, 2021

Words are powerful. We use our words against ourselves, and we use our words against others. Today we will address the power of words we use with others.

We are creative beings. Even if you don't feel like you're an artist, or a creator, all of us are creative beings, we have the power to create,...

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The Power of Boredom Mar 18, 2021

James Clear in Atomic Habits says, “The biggest threat to success is not failure, it is boredom.”

That line hit me like a ton of bricks. I have been thinking about the last six months and the roadblocks that I felt were holding me back, from building my business, and I realize it is...

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Compassion & Comfort Mar 10, 2021

This morning I had a huge revelation about my practice as a business coach. I came to coaching after twenty years of church ministry. In my work as a missionary and pastor, we sought to help people in their struggles and challenges in life. We called it leaning into the mess. 

Leaning...

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Why We Wear Masks (Not the ones that stop the virus) Feb 24, 2021
Today I want to talk about wearing masks.

Not the kind of masks that are protecting us from the virus, but masks that cover our insecurities and help us to deal with life. A lot of people wear masks, because of the hurts we’ve all experienced. Maybe it’s words about our appearance, or...

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The Power of Words: In Your Own Mind Feb 17, 2021

I am continuing the importance of love and how important it is that we love each other and love others. Previously, I wrote about the power of words. About the power of words in your influence of other people, or the power of words that have been used influence us. Such as words your parents used...

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All We Need Is Love Jan 14, 2021

I think our world needs more love, needs to understand love better. I just wanted to share some points that maybe could be helpful for some folks. So let’s just talk about what love is, and maybe isn’t. You know, I think our culture and movies and shows and especially, romantic...

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You Miss Every Shot You Do Not Take Jan 06, 2021

Before Christmas, I had the opportunity to go wild hog hunting in Texas. I know some of you might have a different opinion about hunting but let me share two thoughts. First, for a farmer in Texas wild hogs are like having mice in your kitchen pantry. They are rodents that destroy and consume....

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A Time for Giving Dec 23, 2020

Christmas brings to most people’s minds a time for giving. For most, it is a wonderful time of year, because of the energy created through giving. It is sad to me that this giant focus on giving for many people is narrowed down to this one time of year.

Giving should be an attitude and a...

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Is Business Evil? Dec 16, 2020

Last week we talked about money and this week I want to briefly discuss the idea that business is evil.

There is a trend in the media and news to portray business in a negative light and it seems to be growing lately. Business charges money and therefore is evil. This is a dangerous trend and...

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Is Money Evil? Dec 10, 2020

It is startling to me as I have spent the last couple of years as an entrepreneur how our culture, the world, seems to demonize money and business. I will leave the question of whether business is evil for another day.

The Bible teaches that the desire for money is evil, literally the love of...

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Our Habits and Routines Dec 02, 2020

This year many of our routines have been broken or changed but it should show us the importance of our routines.

Over the last four or five years, I did a large amount of my morning routine while having breakfast at McDonalds. I know it is not the healthiest option, but it worked for me. In fact,...

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