How to Find Your Purpose/Passion

31 12, 2018

9 Ways to BLITZ 2019

By | December 31st, 2018|Categories: How to Adult, How to Find Your Purpose/Passion, How to Student|Comments Off on 9 Ways to BLITZ 2019

2019 is going to be a big year. Why? Because you’re going to make it one. As you go about planning what you're daring to do in 2019, it’s likely you’ll need a robust system of routines that support your BLITZ. When implemented appropriately, these small alterations to how you do things will maximize your productivity, facilitate rest and recovery, and get your subconscious working toward the same goal you are. Interested? Let’s go.   #1: WRITE DOWN YOUR GOALS What are your top three goals for 2019? If you can’t answer that question easily, you’ve got a problem. In [...]

17 05, 2017

You’re Allowed to Dream

By | May 17th, 2017|Categories: How to Adult, How to Find Your Purpose/Passion|Comments Off on You’re Allowed to Dream

“What do you want to do with your degree?” I paused. The woman volunteering to help me teach Sunday School was trying to move the conversation along, so I answered honestly. “I think it would be cool to work in film and television one day, or… ” “Awe, that’s cute, sweetie. I remember my first dream job.” I didn’t know how to respond, but my facial expressions were probably a little too sassy to be standing in a church. Have you experienced this? If so, then you and I apparently missed something in Adulthood 101. There’s a socially acceptable limit [...]

27 04, 2017

Finding Contentment in Struggle

By | April 27th, 2017|Categories: How to Find Your Purpose/Passion|Comments Off on Finding Contentment in Struggle

Finding Contentment in the Struggle Sometimes the nights are short and the days are long in the lives of college students. Sometimes we drink more cups of coffee than we get hours of sleep (I know I’ve done that one too many times). Sometimes we struggle through tough courses, working, studying, and trying to be there for our families – and yet it often just feels like we’re sitting at our desks for too many hours, barely surviving on late nights and early mornings; probably guzzling too much espresso. My current Facebook and Twitter feeds are filled with memes and [...]

17 04, 2017

After the Mountain Top

By | April 17th, 2017|Categories: How to Find Your Purpose/Passion|Comments Off on After the Mountain Top

What do New Braunfels, TX, Baltimore, and Pigeon Forge, TN, all have in common? They are all locations where I have met some of the most amazing friends I will ever have. Unbound student events are some of the most electric and inspiring events that I've experienced. If you're skeptical, ask anyone who has been to a student event or better yet, come to Apex this year to see for yourself. The anticipation of these events is a thrill that is hard to match. But nothing beats the fellowship and learning that happens at these gatherings. I recently returned from [...]