Tag archive for Work

Boundaries Are Your Friend

We hate boundaries.
We need boundaries.
I’m a recovering people pleaser. I struggle with boundaries. It is very hard for me to say “no” to people. I feel guilty saying “no” and I feel like I need to solve all the world’s problems.
Do you struggle with this? Do …

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Rest, Work and Relationships


These 3 areas of life are important to your productivity. They will propel you forward or hold you back if you let any one of them take priority over the others.
If you rest too much, you may have time for relationships, but you will not …

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Worship with Your Work

What is worship? I’m not going off of any special definition. Essentially worship is anything we do that brings God glory, anything that lifts up the name of Jesus.
I want to suggest we begin to worship with our work. Whether we are creating something amazing, …

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“Put your outdoor work in order and get your fields ready; after that, build your house.” ~ Proverbs‬ ‭24‬:‭27‬
Into the agricultural society this passage was spoken into, the meaning was clear. Focus on the first things first. Do not become distracted by the comfortable in …

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Podcast Recommendation: Dan Miller and 48Days.com

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I have started listening to a new (to me) podcast recently. Dan Miller is the host and he runs it much like a radio show. “Callers” send in questions, comments and stories. Miller reads these and gives feedback.
Miller is author of 48 Days to the …

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What To Do When You Wake Up At 2:00 AM

Do you ever wake up in the middle of the night? About once or twice a month, I wake up and cannot go back to sleep. Now before you start recommending medication to me, let me just say, I am not complaining.
Actually, I look forward …

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One Way My Wife Says I Have Improved My Work-Life Balance

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It is difficult for me to have work-life balance.  I find it hard to manage the 24 hours I am given during the day between my home life and work life.  When I am at work, I feel guilty for not being at home.  When …

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