The Way Family Podcast

I had the opportunity to be a guest on the Way Family Podcast.  It comes out June 20, 2016 and you can find it here.  We talked about #identityformation and the impact that #socialmedia can have on identity.  We also briefly talked about extended adolescence and the way that #millenials are being formed because of […]

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The Story You Tell Yourself

The thing about the Story You Tell Yourself is that you don’t even know or are even aware of the fact that you’re telling the story to yourself. You can’t help yourself. You can’t stop yourself. You don’t even know that you’re telling yourself a story, but here’s the deal – we all tell ourselves […]

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The Value of a Bad Grade

I was reflecting on a particular paper that I wrote in high school.  I remember the topic and my grade, but this one paper really opened my mind to a whole new way of thinking. The topic is irrelevant.  The main idea is that my teacher that was grading the paper did not agree with […]

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Junk Thoughts

As a good Christian person, I think I have only ever thought about my thoughts in terms of right and wrong thoughts.  I have never thought about my thoughts in terms of quality = valuable thoughts vs. junk thoughts. i think I heard about this idea on a podcast.  Junk thoughts are not great thoughts. […]

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What Informs You Forms You

What informs you forms you. When you are a little kid, your mom and dad were always around.  They told y0u what to do and what not to do.  They told you stories and they might have even told you that they loved you.  Maybe, they might have said something to you in passing – […]

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