Self-Discipline vs. STORY

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The photo is from Bangkok at the Muay Thai World Championship in honor of the King of Thailand. Thai Nguyen and I became friends up in Chiang Mai. I saw him battle through some grueling and excruciating fights. The man knows about discipline and willpower. But in this article Thai explores the power of Story: Forget Self-Discipline and Willpower, Focus on This Instead Everyone wants to maximize their productivity and achieve their goals. Each day becomes a white-knuckle grind, and the struggle for self-discipline and willpower is exhausting. But there is …

Essentials vs. Important – A Love Story

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“The greatest things in life are not visible, but we feel them. What’s that look like?” A movie trailer that gives you questions, not answers: Free Burma Rangers documentary film trailer How can we steward this gift of life?   –  What should we do?   –   God what should we do?   –   What’s the most important thing?   –   What is my role?   –   I want to be where I am most needed.   –   Lord should I do something?   –   Can I …

CrownHeartWorld in Acts 4:24-30

Russell Minick Biblical Story, Crown Heart World

CREATION “O Sovereign Lord, Creator of heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them— 25 you spoke long ago by the Holy Spirit through our ancestor David, your servant, saying, SEPARATION/FALL ‘Why were the nations so angry? Why did they waste their time with futile plans? 26 The kings of the earth prepared for battle; the rulers gathered together against the Lord and against his Messiah.’[e] REDEMPTION 27 “In fact, this has happened here in this very city! For Herod Antipas, Pontius Pilate the governor, the Gentiles, and the people of Israel were all …