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Sunday Morning Music, Andrew Belle
Tim Schurrer
By Tim Schurrer
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Who have you seen perform live 5 or more times?

My concert count is around 8 for…

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On the Importance of Tricking Yourself Every Once in a While
Shauna Niequist
By Shauna Niequist
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I’m deep into a manuscript that’s due this fall, and in some ways my writing routine is the same as ever, but in other ways I’m learning some new tactics to get me through. Here’s one that’s helping me get the writing done these days:

Trick yourself into just playing around with an idea, in advance of really and officially writing it.

Let’s say I have half an hour before the bus drops off…

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Our Primary Goal is Love
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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Recently, my teammate and I set a weekly ambition. Along with the usual goals to get things done, we also ask God to show us somebody this week who needs our love, as a company.

The effort has been revitalizing. My Director of Branding, Tim Schurrer is…

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The Sacred Act of Remembering
Jena Nardella
By Jena Nardella
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It’s amazing how quickly we can forget our own stories. We are inundated with the immediate pressures of today, and if we are lucky, we find time to look ahead with vision for the weeks or years to come. But how much time do we spend considering where we have come from? I realize that I have not spent enough time remembering my own story.

Last weekend, James and I drove several hours through winding mountain roads to find ourselves in a secret garden and quaint lodge at the foot of the Smoky Mountains…

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A Book May Begin With Angst, But it Must End in Love
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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There is truth in fiction that comes from real life. At the beginning of a story, the character is in angst. They are separated from a love, their lives are in disharmony, their heart is broken. But we pray it won’t stay this way. We pray they find their way, that Harry meets Sally and Luke discovers his identity and destroys the Death Star.

We pray that each character finds their…

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In Life, Move Through the Fear Rather Than Around It
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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Earlier today I spent an hour walking down a beach talking a friend down from his ledge. He was about to go through a frightening experience. He was going into a meeting in which a thousand things could go wrong. There was much at stake – His job, an important relationship, his dignity and his pride.

As I listened, I could tell he was…

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Sunday Morning Music, Nils Frahm
Tim Schurrer
By Tim Schurrer
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Being still is not something I do a great job of. There’s always something I can be doing. There’s always someone to connect with. There’s always work that needs to get done. But when I listen to this song, I am reminded of my need for rest.

I hope you find…

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“Hi, I’m Al and I’m an Addict”
By Al Andrews
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How Does American Culture Influence Christianity?
By Donald Miller
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When Life Is A Fog, Cling To The Lantern of Light
By Justin Zoradi
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How I Use MySubplot.com
By Donald Miller
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