Today’s post from Seth Godin, who teaches wisdom and business to people looking to get ahead in life by taking a different path. I receive his daily emails and always walk away with a new perspective. He has a wonderful way of looking for the extraordinary in the ordinary. Good stuff. This is a wonderful example:
It seems more productive to judge tomorrow by something more relevant, useful and in our control than whether or not it’s raining, doesn’t it?We can judge a day by how many tools we get to use, how many people are open to hearing from us, how many problems are available to be solved.
Weather, or anything else that’s not in our short-term control, can become an excuse and a distraction. If you can’t do anything about it, it might not be worth your focus and energy.
We can begin by embracing the fact that we get a whole day to make an impact. We can open doors, find new resources and create value. In spite of or because of the prevailing conditions…
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An ex-copywriter turned punk rock pastor and peacemaker who dedicates his life to making the world a better place for all humanity.
"that they all might be one" ~John 17:21
“Prius vita quam doctrina.”
~ St. Thomas Aquinas (1225–1274)
* “Life is more important than doctrine.”