How to Quit Your Job – Step Four

Step Four: Do It There are 168 hours in a week. 24 hours in a day, 7 days a week. The average full-time job is 40 hours a week. This means 23% of life is dedicated to a job. 23 percent! For many, the average workweek is even more hours than this. Those 40 hours […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step Three

Step Three: Game Plan That Friday night I decided to quit my job. Saturday night I applied to a million different jobs all over the country with the only requirement being that it had to be a job that made me excited. It didn’t matter what it paid, it just had to be exciting. Sunday […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step Two

Step Two: Decide how to Handle the Issue I couldn’t shake that feeling that life wasn’t supposed to be this way. I wasn’t supposed to be this disappointed, that my job shouldn’t leave me feeling as angry as it did. God had given me all of these passions and I traded them in for a paycheck. […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step One

Step One: Identify The Issue I did what I was supposed to do. I got good grades in school, I graduated from one of the top programs in the country for my major. I got summer internships and I volunteered on the weekends. My resume was long, my skills were diverse, I was on my way to […]

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Living Life with God & Arms Wide Abandon

I have huge ideas for my life. Dreams that feel so big and so impossible I can’t actually image achieving them. Lifestyles that I write off as fairy-tales for a lucky few and careers that I could never foresee myself having a place within. I get filled with these hopes, these desires, and then I get overwhelmed. […]

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Becoming an Adult – I Dealt with the Cable Guy for 2 Hours

Never in my life have I felt more qualified to call myself an adult than now that I’ve spent quite literally an entire evening dealing with the cable company. Growing up, I always imagined moving into my first apartment without roommates to be an awesome experience. New furniture, a bathroom all to myself, and my one and […]

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When To Call it Quits – The Changing Church

A ministry is only a ministry if you minister to people. This is a thought that’s been on my heart for a little over a week now. While the church as a whole is the ministry, there are so many little aspects that make up the culture of the church. If these aspects aren’t bringing […]

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A Year in Review – Top Posts from the Past 12 Months

Wow! What a year it has been. November 1st of 2015 was the first day of this blog, and as the 1 year anniversary approaches I can’t help but think back to the start of it all. I got the idea to begin blogging while sitting in church, and never did I imagine it would grow […]

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Motivations to Keep Moving – How to be Productive with the Little Stuff

I want to share with you all something very strange that happened in my life as soon as I graduated college: I ran out of deadlines. I had homework and quizzes, big projects and final exams. I’ve always had something due and soon-to-be due. (Occasionally I also had something past due.) No matter how hard […]

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