100 posts in category

Calling/Vocation

How A McDonald’s Happy Meal Landed Me the Right Job

It was a McDonald’s Happy Meal box that changed everything. The day was a bit frantic, to be honest. I…

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Dear Millenials, Avoid Making These 3 Toxic Mistakes

When I was a first officer in the airlines, one of my responsibilities included the preflight inspection. This proverbial “kicking…

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Two Words Changed My “What If” to Trusting God Completely

What is your first response when something doesn’t go according to plan? Or when a problem arises that threatens your…

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Three Factors That Can Block God’s Purpose In Our Lives 

I’ve been a Christian since I was four years old, but it wasn’t until about six years ago that I…

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Why Faith Comes in One Step At a Time

It was just a fun Christmas party. Two Thursdays before Christmas Eve and our staff had gathered at one of…

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4 Non-Negotiables for a Healthy Mentoring Relationship

If someone asked me to be their mentor, five years ago, I would say no. Today, the word mentor comes…

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3 Reasons Why Embracing Change Leads Us to Our Calling

Java and I have been in a long-term relationship ever since I could talk. Ok. Maybe you haven’t noticed, but…

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Millennials, Two Unconventional Reasons Why You Need to Work Hard

I ran across a post recently on a website dedicated to success. It was filled with quotes from athletes, business…

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Why Even The Most Successful People Actually Don’t Feel Successful

Imagine a crib with a mobile of tennis balls overlooking a baby with ping-pong paddles taped to his wrists so…

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Calling & Identity: Which Comes First?

I have a two and a half year old son who is constantly playing in the sandbox in our backyard….

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