What Is Within Us? Our Core Values!


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What are core values?

They come from within us and originate from the source of our creation. They are guidelines of how we believe we, and others, ought to live. They are what we determine as most important in life.  They are a set of our core beliefs founded on what we have determined to be of the highest priority truth.

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Learning New Trades: Prezi & Infographics

Learning New Trades: Prezi & Infographics

In the last year, my new journey has opened up many possibilities and opportunities for me to learn and explore. This has allowed me to learn new skills and participates in projects I would not have anticipated. One example is in my recent work with The Third Bucket. The Third Bucket is a Christian parable to encourage business owners to give. The need to visually communicate the process described in the book, was important.

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The Cellar Journey Part 3

The Cellar Journey Part 3

Click here to learn the back-story of The Cellar Journey and to catch up on parts you may have missed...

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I decided to hold onto the last book I read. Something about it was comforting to have it in my possession.

Scanning the room, I quickly realized the room was round. The book shelf wrapped around the left side of the room to a door straight ahead. On the right side of the door was a wall with writing all over. Phrases, which mostly seemed to revolve around the word why, streamed across the wall in different sizes and colors. 

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Mission. Our How.

Mission. Our How.

What is Mission?

Mission is our how. 
 
It moves us forward. It is how we will travel from our starting point to our finish line. 
 
How we live out our purpose and arrive at our vision is another way to look at mission.
 
There are many ways to achieve our desired result and arrive at our destination. When we travel to another city, there are multiple vehicles and routes we can take to get there. Each route is a potential mission and each has its strengths and weaknesses. 
 
Which way will we take to get there?

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Purpose. Our Why.

Purpose. Our Why.

What is purpose?

Purpose is our why.

It is what we believe and it pushes us forward.

Purpose provides the energy and excitement to start an idea we have discovered.

Purpose is why we get up in the morning instead of staying in bed. It is why we exist and why we live. It illuminates the meaning of our lives. When all else fails and we have lived from our purpose, we have succeeded.

Is there an idea you have thought about doing but have yet to start? A business, a book, a relationship?

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The Cellar Journey Part 2

Last week the Cellar Journey Part 1 was posted on Facebook and this blog. It was something I wrote in 2011 and because of the feedback given, I decided to continue the story. This is part 2 of "The Cellar Journey".

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I quickly ran down the stairs with my flashlight bouncing as I hopped from stair step to stair step. I hit the ground and ran forward towards where I remembered the light fixture was.

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