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Throwback Thursday: Transform Your Life

(This blog post was originally written by Amy Maxwell in August 2016.) Daniel 3:4-6: "A herald then proclaimed in a loud voice: “Attention, everyone! Every race, color, and creed, listen! When you hear the band strike up—all the trumpets and trombones, the tubas and...

Wise Words Wednesday: The Greatest Commandments

Richard Rohr's Daily Meditations: A New Experience (The link to the original blog post can be found here.) Beloved, let us love one another, because love is of God; everyone who loves is begotten by God and knows God. Whoever is without love does not know God, for God...

Monday Matters: Attention

By Wyatt Trapp Attention/əˈten(t)SH(ə)n/Awareness, regard, attentiveness If your life was sacred, you’d pay attention to it. You’d pay attention to what you put into your body. You’d pay attention to who and what influences you. You’d pay attention to your choices....

Friday Hot Shots: What is Your Capacity for Presence?

"What is your capacity for presencing leadership? It is intimately connected to your attitude and your willingness to move forward in the face of perceived obstacles." ― Jean-Marie Jobs, The Art of Feeding Heroes: Leading from the Inside Out Jean-Marie's new book is...

Throwback Thursday: Connection Determines Direction

(This blog post was originally written by Jean-Marie Jobs in July 2016.) In a recent study of the book of James, I came across this passage, out of the Message: James 4:13-17  13 And now I have a word for you who brashly announce, "Today — at the latest, tomorrow —...

Wise Words Wednesday: The Repetition of Stories

(The link to the original blog post can be found here.) It’s not difficult to maintain a grey cloud and a sullen outlook. The event is long over, but the story remains. A proven approach is to keep repeating the narrative that led us ever deeper into this memory hole....