How to Find Your Purpose/Passion

27 04, 2017

Finding Contentment in Struggle

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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 [...]

12 04, 2017

Hope in the Ruts

By | April 12th, 2017|Categories: How to Find Your Purpose/Passion|Comments Off on Hope in the Ruts

Here on the blog, we’ve been talking a lot lately about this incredible group of people we are part of in as Unbounders and the many incredible experiences that come out of this community.  But there is another side to being Unbound -- to life, actually -- that is not as glamorous, exciting, or inspiring. Because the truth is, we don’t live life leaping from one mountaintop experience to the next. The big part of our lives is fighting gravity up the mountains, sliding down the back sides, and struggling through the valleys and ruts in between. It’s spring at last! [...]

6 03, 2017

A Unique Form of Communication

By | March 6th, 2017|Categories: How to Find Your Purpose/Passion|Comments Off on A Unique Form of Communication

Hey Unbound Student, You’re a part of something amazing. You’re a pioneer in the art of online communication! Whether that’s email, Facebook, or video chatting with friends, discussions on the internet are still a very new concept. No wonder joining one can be so nerve-wracking! If you’re not sure how to effectively engage in an online conversation, here are a few tips to help you along the way. Be Aware Of The Difficulties. Think about the common problems of technology. For instance, video calls will lag due to bad internet connection. In addition, communicating through written text inherently eliminates body [...]