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How to Set Boundaries at Work

How to Set Boundaries at Work

Christians often have a warped way of looking at work. Unless someone is working “in the ministry,” they see his work as secular. However, this view of work distorts the biblical picture. All of us — not only full-time ministers — have gifts and talents that we contribute to humanity. We all have a vocation,

How Perfectionism Stunts Children’s Growth

Type A Personality. First born child. Fiercely competitive. A strong-willed nature. These are just some of the things that defined me from a young age. I was my own worst critic and perfectionism was stripping the life right out of me. I remember practicing those endless piano scales over and over and over. I could

Passion: Live in Pursuit of God

God’s presence is all that matters. If we are connected to Him we will bear much fruit. Everything is dependent on Him. — Francis Chan, Catalyst Atlanta Follow Christ Wherever You Are As I’ve observed promising young Christian influencers across America, I’ve found that they are equally fervent about connecting their work with their spirituality.

A Birthday Letter and Gift for My Tween Daughter

My little girl is not so little any more. It’s hard to believe that almost eleven years ago I was in a New York City hospital anticipating her early arrival. This precious little girl that I held in my arms is a few short years away from becoming a young lady, no longer my baby girl. She’s

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Make a Difference Day with Kids: Take Action

Tomorrow is Make A Difference Day. Isn’t it wonderful to have a whole day set aside to bring change, to be the hands and feet of Jesus, and to bring a smile to someone’s life? Making a difference involves action. We can’t make a difference without it. The Bible confirms that. For if anyone is

Using Our Skills For God

Every skilled person to whom the Lord has given skill and ability… [is] to do the work just as the Lord has commanded. — Exodus 36:1 We sometimes forget that during most of His life Jesus was a carpenter, working with His hands among His neighbors in the town of Nazareth. “Isn’t this the carpenter?”

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