Take Your Breaks

Two Careers People ask me all the time how I do it.  How do I teach high school and pastor a church?  Well, I am not sure I always do it as well as I would like.  I try my best but I often feel like the picture on my desk of me juggling.  The only reason that I have been able to manage two careers for the past twelve years is that I understand the huge importance of rest and recovery.  I take a lot of breaks throughout the…

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Renew Your Mind

Garbage in = Garbage out I read a couple statistics recently that blew my mind.  The average person in America spends 7 hours EACH DAY being entertained by television, social media, etc.  Contrast that with the amount of time the average person spends learning something new.  It is about 4 minutes a day.  Wow!  7 hours vs. 4 minutes a day.  What is the result of that month after month and year after year?  It is atrophy of the mind.  Not a trophy – atrophy.  Your mind isn’t learning and…

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