Passing the Baton + Awesome = Awesome Sauce: Reflections Based on ‘Start’ Chapter 6
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Passing the Baton + Awesome = Awesome Sauce: Reflections Based on ‘Start’ Chapter 6

      “A dream you don’t have to fight for isn’t a dream–it’s a nap” BAM!! When I read the sentence above in this book…if I didn’t already love the book I would have fallen in love in that moment. Interestingly enough, as a Christian there is plenty in the Bible that encompasses the … Continue reading

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In Focusing on Only What I Can Control I Have To Deal with Handling Disappointment

So one of my goals for 2012, frankly this is a rollover from 2011 really, is to stay focused on what I can control. Basically, I can’t control other people not my friends, not my family, not my teachers, not my classmates and colleagues but I CAN control what I do: how I study, how … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project November 2011: Witney’s Lights
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Double-Latte Project November 2011: Witney’s Lights

So in the United States, October is known as Domestic Violence Awareness Month but internationally November is a time to acknowledge the issues around domestic violence specifically on 25 November, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. In conjunction with this day, this month’s Double Latte Selection features an organization working against Domestic … Continue reading

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Purpose Driven Life – Day 39

39 Days Down! Tomorrow to go! Today’s chapter talks about balance and how to maintain your spiritual health. The simple breakdown given in this chapter is that, “A great commitment to the Great Commandment and the Great Commission will make you a great Christian.” The chapter goes deeper into what this means and how it … Continue reading

Purpose Driven Life – Day 38
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Purpose Driven Life – Day 38

38 Days Down! Two Days to go! I’m still in shock that I am almost done with this book! Today’s topic is about how to be a World-Class Christian. This chapter continues the conversation around our fifth purpose which is missions. The focus today is on going outside of your circle and community to witness. … Continue reading

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Purpose Driven Life – Day 37

37 Days Down! 3 To Go! Today’s chapter continues the discussion on sharing Christ with others with a focus on your life message and how to use that to share Christ. What I liked about today’s chapter is that they actually giving you prompts that you can use to develop a personal testimony/develop a method … Continue reading