Which Wolf Are You Feeding?

Michael K Personal Development 3 Comments

Recently, I ran across an old Cherokee legend about a grandfather teaching his grandson an important life lesson. In today’s post, I decided to share that story with you below. One evening an old Cherokee Indian told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, ‘My son, the battle is between two ‘wolves’ inside us all. One is Evil. It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, …

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The Art of Apology

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“To err is human; to forgive, divine.” — Alexander Pope One thing in life is certain: We all make mistakes! And if you listen to anyone who’s remotely successful, they’ll tell you that they’ve made more than their fair share of them. That’s because mistakes, if handled properly, can become stepping stones that help us to reach higher levels of success. Mistakes have the power to teach us what went wrong, and if we pause long enough to reflect on them, they can become an invaluable way to learn. But …

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Moving Beyond The Paralysis of Perfectionism

Michael K Personal Development, Productivity 5 Comments

Most people agree that having high standards is a good thing. People who accomplish a lot in life often do so because they set and achieved the high expectations that they set for themselves. Perfectionism, on the other hand, happens whenever we consistently place pressure on ourselves to achieve standards so unreasonable that they’re often too difficult to meet or achieve even when we’re at our best. Perfectionism pushes us to judge our self-worth based solely on our ability to achieve. And if for whatever reason we feel like we …

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Are You Choosing Commitment Or Convenience?

Michael K Spirituality 4 Comments

34 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, He had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. So He began teaching them many things… 38 “How many loaves do you have?” He asked. “Go and see.” When they found out, they said, “Five—and two fish.” 39 Then Jesus directed them to have all the people sit down in groups on the green grass. 40 So they sat down in groups of hundreds and fifties. – Mark 6:34-40   In American culture, convenience is expected. Local …

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