This veteran journalist entered the media world as a PR assistant for the Seattle Mariners and a correspondent for Associated Press Radio, covering the NFL, NBA and MLB. After a decade in Eastern Europe with the mission organization International Teams, he served as the senior news writer for Christianity Today magazine and now is an editor for the news site WND.com.Art has edited bestselling books that confront prevailing secular narratives, spotlighting God's hand in the affairs of nations and individuals. In "See Something, Say Nothing," he tells the story of an unlikely Homeland Security officer who courageously confronts the federal government's politically correct submission to Islamic supremacism. He loves to help people tell their unique stories that inspire, build faith and reveal the goodness of our loving creator. If you have one, he would be happy to talk.
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Every child in every home deserves to have at least one person who is crazy about them. The Bible can help you communicate unconditional love. This is the firmest foundation for healthy parent-child relationships, strong marriage and deeper friendships.John and the late Gary Smalley co-authored The Blessing, the award-winning best-seller that is helping millions discover what it means to be highly valued and loved. The life-changing message of The Blessing can transform your life, and the lives of those you love. The caring coaches at Strong Families are eager to help you and answer your questions.
Asking questions will expand your knowledge, solve problems and advance your career. It’s difficult to learn while you’re talking. Leadership less about knowing the right answers and more about asking the right questions! Bob’s been on staff at Cru for half a century, serving with Campus Crusade for Christ, Josh McDowell Ministry, Global Operations Leadership Development and U.S. Leadership Development. Preparing Cru’s next generation of leaders is his passion. He’s written several e-books on asking questions, and they’re FREE! And request Bob’s FREE, weekly emails containing powerful questions which will bring instant enlightenment and progress in every setting.
Taking control of your money brings you peace of mind and predictability. That increases confidence. Not proactively managing money could ruin your health, relationships and/or business, crushing your quality of life. Very few of us have been taught good cash flow strategies.
Jonathan Catherman is a sociologist, educator, international bestselling author and founder of the 1M Mentoring Foundation. He has co-authored six #1 new releases and three #1 best-selling books with his sons Reed and Cole and wife Erica. A President's Volunteer Service Award and Martin Luther King Jr. Drum Major for Service Award recipient, Jonathan has spoken over 2,000 times worldwide to diverse audiences of all ages. From parenting seminars and youth symposiums to family support events for pro-athletes and elite military operators, Jonathan and Erica's message of generational stewardship educates, entertains and inspires.The Cathermans were high school sweethearts, went to college, and married in the Pacific Northwest. In 2006 they moved the family cross country and now live outside Charlotte, NC.
Bending backward at a perilous angle to take in the full stature of this handsome, human skyscraper, you’re thinking, “This guy’s got it all! No way can he relate to my problems.” At 7’2” James Donaldson has the sculpted frame of an Olympian. And a brilliant mind with decades of entrepreneurial savvy. He’s run for mayor of our once reserved, now unraveling City of Seattle.The big fella was an NBA All-Star, suiting up 16 years for the Seattle Sonics, San Diego Clippers, Dallas Mavs, New York Knicks and Utah Jazz. One dark day not that long ago James landed in the hospital where he blacked out for almost a week. His cardiologist said he should have bought the farm then. Next came one tragic turnover after another. His ravishingly beautiful wife walked, without a goodbye note, taking her young son. He declared bankruptcy and lost a business he’d loved and owned for several decades. Forced to sell his classic home for some 31 years, James began planning to end it all. To learn how this is turning out for Gentleman James, visit his new Foundation’s website. His story, in detail, is a must read in his new book, Celebrating Your Gift Of Life. Would you like to contact this man who has Goliath’s physique and David’s heart?
Dealing with any situation you face without the proper tool is like trying to drive a nail into a hardwood board with your fist. Helping leaders clearly define and reach their dreams is what this executive mentor delights in doing. Since 1976 had one-on-one sessions with over 5,000 senior executives, huddling privately for 50,000 hours with some of our generation’s finest leaders.Bobb’s tools accelerate and maximize growth in individuals, leaders and organizations, introducing focus and balance to the personal and professional sides of your life. Sign up to receive his FREE Quick Wisdom emails. Bobb also does consulting/mentoring on the phone an hour at a time.Life is surprisingly predictable. Bobb’s new Decade by Decade system describes what’s “normal” for each decade of life, based on observing over 5,000 people during the last 40 years. It brings perspective to what you are experiencing at this point in your life. As an added bonus it helps us predict and understand what we’re dealing with at our age. The pleasant result is getting to relax and recalibrate our expectations!
Pacific Justice Institute works diligently, without charge, to provide legal support needed to defend religious freedom, parental rights and other civil liberties. They specialize in defending people of faith who have been unfairly targeted by school boards, government officials, city councils, teachers or anyone in power. Relying on God’s wisdom, unselfish attorneys and faithful and generous donors, PJI wins almost every case they take on. Contact PJI if you or anyone you know is experiencing urgent legal matters that threaten your religious freedom.
Ever since being a student in Health Sciences at Seattle Pacific University in 1987, PJ Glassey has devoured the latest research in health science, exercise science, brain science, and nutrition science. Based on these studies, and his own experimentation with hundreds of people, PJ pioneered X Gym, the world’s first multi-protocol facility, producing, in just 21 minutes twice a week, greater results in less time.PJ and his trainers offer one on one personal training and small group training at X Gym. He also serves as a health coach to to all types of people, of all ages, all over the world.
You may be facing a tsunami-sized crisis at this very minute. Nothing you do or say or even pray seems to bring any relief. You’re fresh out of hope and faith, but you’re overstocked in fear. Todd Duitsman gets it. He’s all in with you. He’s been paralyzed from the neck down since July of 2014 when a rogue wave terminated his body surfing holiday, hurling him headfirst into the Maui seabed.Did Todd turn out the lights and say, “The party’s over?” Not on your life! Ironically, his perpetual smile, laughter and frequent tears are part of the magnetism that draws you to this boyish, early 50’s quadriplegic. Attired in the full armor of God, Todd has learned so much the hard way so that you can face your own calamities with confidence. You could call it “Wheelchair Wisdom.” We all want that wisdom but not via the wheelchair, if you please. Todd would love to hear your story.
Millions of youth in America are in crisis, filled with pain, empty of meaning. Groundwire.net reaches out to those who need help but are often afraid to talk to a family member or a friend. The caller can remain anonymous and get answers from caring counselors.With JesusCares.com, WhenLifeHurts.com and ajesusleimporta.com, Groundwire delivers God’s winsome message to Millennials and Generation X’ers in a way that they’re willing to consider the love and hope of Jesus Christ. Tapping the power, privacy and personal proximity of social media to engage.Sean welcomes your questions, comments or your need to be encouraged.
This 5-time, #1 best-selling author has helped hundreds of individuals and companies around the world to dramatically increase profitability, enhance our planet, inspire excellence and gain personal time and freedom. He is a decorated Marine Corps F/A-18 pilot, having flow several combat missions. His diverse experiences fuel his world-class speaking and writing. Ed addresses peak performance, consulting, business success, marketing productivity and a book for Christian men. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a. Pacific and 6:00 p. GMT Ed streams “live” on EdTalk.live with dynamic guests and his own inspiring personal, organizational and spiritual counsel.
You’ve been hoping for a breakthrough in your quest to find purpose in your life. You need a fresh burst of energy to ignite some movement, like a giant glacier when at last it calves and sends a mountain of ice into the sea. You could start by exploring my podcasts. Then, if you want, we can talk about what you heard. Or what you had hoped to hear.
To be a good and faithful steward, finding a professional who integrates biblical wisdom and technical expertise can help you make wise financial decisions with God’s resources. Ronald Blue Trust offers comprehensive financial services and objective advice on personal retirement planning, business transitions, estate planning design, investment management and trust services, all with the strategic goal of helping our clients become more generous with their time, talent and treasure. What questions do you have about biblical stewardship of your personal finances? When you’re ready to talk, please reach out to me. Initial consultations are always free.
You’re searching for God’s purpose for your career in a church, para-church or marketplace setting, full- or part-time. You want to be trained, equipped and mentored by outstanding, Spirit-led instructors committed to oneness in Christ. Training must be reality-based, innovative, affordable, practical and accessible. So far it sounds like the International Graduate School of Ministry could be a perfect fit. Why not spend a few minutes with the founder?
Do you feel alone or energized when facing a tough challenge? Is your team growing together or apart? Do they have what it takes to fulfill your vision? Do you know how to lead them to success, while succeeding in the most important place…at home? His childhood home was an intersection of some of the world’s most influential leaders. As an NFL quarterback for 11 years, Jeff is a battle-hardened leader who helped teams turn trials into triumphs.When conflicts arise, do you see opportunity or trouble? Does pressure drive you toward or away from the problem? Are you defining yourself by performance, appearance and comparison to others, presuming they’re more successful and happier than you? Who defines your identity? Who and what inspires you to give your very best, personally, professionally, relationally and spiritually? Jeff is an excellent listener, trainer and speaker, but hits his sweet spot as a Soul Coach for leaders.
For over 20 years, Character that Counts (CTC) has been equipping men, women and teenagers world-wide on issues of character, integrity or accountability. CTC has numerous resources, including over 30 books including “Character Counts: Who’s Counting Yours?” which details the whys and hows of practical accountability. Rod’s guidance will aid you and your accountability partners in dealing with blind spots, temptations, lying, sexual indiscretions, financial mismanagement, improper relationships, physical fitness, feelings of isolation or other areas of personal struggle.
Sometimes you don’t have enough reliable information to make a wise, timely decision. It’s helpful to know a trustworthy expert. The Bible recommends having a multitude of counselors. Our His Deal “Specialists” can virtually serve as your own, personal board of advisers. They are outstanding professionals whose lives exhibit integrity, faith and vocational excellence.