Sometimes I feel like Christopher Columbus, searching for another new world—but in a country that once was! When I discover this new world in all its glory, I will give it to my children and yours as my loving inheritance to them. Just like Columbus pursued his ambitious dream, we must pursue ours, too! We must raise our […]
Emily and I met a nice lady on a recent hike. She didn’t have biological children, but she reminisced about her two spiritual sons. Sadly, they haven’t contacted her in almost a year. You could see the loneliness in her eyes. She said, “What have I done, to run them off?” But, more than likely she didn’t cause […]
When your career life is awesome, then the rest of your life is awesome too. But if you are burnt out with your career, then you are burnt out with life. Am I right? It’s hard to be happy when 40-65 hours of your week is spent in misery. But, there is hope! You can build a better career life for […]
There are millions of people around this world who are miserable about their career path. Most of them are angry or depressed. They are like ticking time bombs. That’s because there seems to be no hope for them. But there is hope! You can definitely create a better career life for yourself! Let me show you how. Jazz Up Your […]
Gandhi once said, “Your beliefs become your thoughts. Your thoughts become your words. Your words become your actions. Your actions become your habits. Your habits become your values. Your values become your destiny.” From this, we know that habits play a vital role in the destiny process. Do you know your own main habits? Can you list them? Can you see how […]
This message was written to our son one day after he left home for missions training: Dear Coree Balsamo, is it ironic that you posted that first missions photo from the tallest building in the world? No way! It’s a sign about your future and the awesome leader you shall be! It’s a sign about the lifesaving […]
We dreamed he would change the world. We prayed he would discover a dream that is bigger ours. Then, last year, our son said, “God is sending me to the remotest villages in this world. I’m going where they don’t have roads, or electricity, or food and medicine. And I’m going to spend my life helping these people.” His plane leaves on Sunday! We […]
When you walk close with God, the whole world can fall apart, and it doesn’t matter. You’re on cloud 9 because God is felt beating in your heart. You feel safe. You feel loved. You feel hopeful. It’s awesome. Closeness with God is more fulfilling than any other experience. When you drift away from God, life is a meaningless story. You can have […]
Turn Up Your Passion
You have to want the new life more than you’ve wanted anything before it. So, let go of the past and reach for the future. Blood, sweat, and tears—if that is what it takes! Because your dreams are not just going to happen. You have to rise each day, and run like a winner, to be one.
Today’s snippet comes from page 7 in my new e-workbook Here To There – Mapping Your Next Steps. Get your FREE copy, when you subscribe to this website.
Do you ever wonder how some people actually rise from the lowest bottom to lead the world around them? It’s amazing! They are just like everyone else, and then BAM! Suddenly they are powerful! Then, everyone else says, “How did they do that?” In this world, there are two kinds of people: struggling followers and strong […]