Category Archives: Live Your Calling

Live Your Calling – A Leap of Faith in 2016

  A few months ago, we completed, I thought, a series of blogs on Live Your Calling. It turns out there is much more to say on this subject. So here is another post on this topic.  (You can find … Continue reading

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“Not a Plan but a Posture” – Final Post for Live your Calling

Most Christians put great thought and energy into determining what our “call” might be. Ryan Pemberton makes a helpful distinction between God’s call on our lives and our personal calling:  “Christian calling means being called by the living, resurrected Christ … Continue reading

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Being with the Elderly – Part 6 of Live Your Calling, by Kathleen Coveny, Guest Blogger

Deciphering my calling for my life has been difficult for most of my years. My heart’s desire to be a teacher was unobtainable, but I carried that desire into my own family doing many things with my children and eventually working … Continue reading

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When Work Becomes a Prayer – Part 5 of Live Your Calling, by Coral Swieringa, Guest Blogger

When I was a child, a small set of carved tools  lay on our piano, some of my Grandfather’s carvings which my Dad had inherited. Grandpa was quite a carver, and one of his many pieces found  a home at … Continue reading

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My True Calling – Part 4 of Live Your Calling, by Sally Hoekstra, Guest Blogger

I admit to navigating Facebook into the crazy quizzes to find out where I might be from or what color describes me or what kind of friend I might be.  I am usually amused by the findings and I never … Continue reading

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“A Love-Giver” – Part 3 of Live Your Calling, by Guest Blogger, Joy Zomer

Three weeks ago today, I got the call that Dad was going to admit himself into the hospital after a CT scan revealed that something was going on. During these three difficult weeks, I have had time with him to … Continue reading

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“The Fire Within” (Live Your Calling – Part 2)

As I was mulling over this Live Your Calling series, it suddenly dawned on me: “I’ve thought a lot about this before!” Then a whole section of my life flashed before me, a time when I was an entrepreneur and created a … Continue reading

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Live Your Calling – Part 1

What does it mean  to be called?  “Come, follow me,” calls Jesus. “If we listen very carefully, really carefully,” says writer Ryan J. Pemberton, “our stomachs turn a somersault and our hearts skip a beat.  Because though he does not … Continue reading

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