The latest health warning has been that sitting all day is bad for you. So bad, that they’re saying sitting may be killing you!
That’s a tough pill to swallow as most people spend a large amount of their day sitting behind a desk at work or driving back and forth to different work locations.
But that’s not the sitting I want to talk about today. There’s another type of sitting that is killing you (and your dreams).
From birth, we don’t really live but we are slowly dying. Every day we step closer to death. It’s a fact of life.
Death is chasing us. And we’re sitting there, waiting for death to catch us most days.
Instead of pursuing God’s design for our lives and living a life of purpose, we find ways to hide. Read more...
As a leader you probably love to dream big. You have grand dreams of where your ministry or business will end up.
The creation of these ideas are exhilarating. They bring you to life.
You’re a big picture thinker.
What is big picture thinking? It’s when you are able to formulate an image of the end result. You can see where you want to go. The image is crystal clear.
Thinking big is a great skill to have. It allows us to get creative and give a great vision to our team.
Yet we’re often prone to being blindsided by the details. I know I am.
I love to have grandiose plans. A master vision of where I want to be. It comes easy to me.
The problem is I can’t see the small details. The individual steps that must be taken. Read more...
We live in such a diverse world. People come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. It’s truly amazing.
Our interests are just as diverse. We’ve got people who are athletic, nerdy, funny, smart, etc… A world full of difference.
Diversity is great. It opens you up to new experiences and ideas. Some you may never have thought of before.
I encourage you to seek diversity.
But I also encourage you to seek out like minded people.
It might seem odd that I’m encouraging you to seek out like minded people. Why would you want to seek out people with similar interests?
It’s quite simple actually. You should seek out like minded people for their encouragement. And the encouragement that they can bring to you.
Finding others who are pursuing their passions and desires can bring a huge boost to your pursuit of the lifestyle you desire. Read more...