JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 23: Six-Months Later – Search for Meaning Continues

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 23: Six-Months Later – Search for Meaning Continues.: Half a year has now gone by since my lay-off. That’s the longest I’ve been unemployed since 1979. The process really makes you think about what’s really important in life… like I need any more encouragement to be reflective. What will this next chapter bring and what will it demand from me? Please subscribe … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 23: Six-Months Later – Search for Meaning Continues

Passion Is What Gets You Through the Fear by Drew Fulton

Soon-to-be EMDT Graduate and freelance photographer, Drew Fulton wrote the following blog post as a reflection on our course reading, The Art of Possibility by Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander.

Passion Is What Gets You Through the Fear by Drew Fulton

My favorite part of this week’s reading from The Art of Possibility was the 8th practice, “Giving Way to Passion.” My life is dominated by my passions and I strive to follow those passions. It is my passion for photography and the natural world that has led me to where I am today and it is my passion for education that has brought me to the EMDT program at Full Sail. As I mentioned in one of my commenting posts last week, it isn’t the easiest path and often there is no path, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. For me, it is the passion that I have for my work that allows me to push the boundaries with visual storytelling.

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Psalm 139 1-24 – Search me O Lord & Know My Heart

Psalm 139:1-24 – Search me O Lord & Know My Heart This Psalm was “given” to me by M during our last conversation. As usual I wrote the verse down but didn’t bother to read it. That is, until now. And in the moment that I find myself, it is the most perfect words that I could expect or hope to hear from our Heavenly … Continue reading Psalm 139 1-24 – Search me O Lord & Know My Heart

Mt7 13-39 – Doing After Hearing

Matt. 7:13-39 – Doing After Hearing Having shared the Wisdom of the Kingdom, it’s clearly not enough to simply nod ones head, agree with the Master’s wisdom and then move on with life. There is a call to act. “The Narrow & Wide Gates” most definitely calls the listener to act on what one has heard, with the warning that it isn’t going to be … Continue reading Mt7 13-39 – Doing After Hearing

Mt6 19-34 – What Your Heart Treasures

Matt. 6:19-34 – What Your Heart Treasures In a world where one doesn’t know from year to year whether there will be enough, as it has been historically in the Middle East, the gathering and storing of goods became a cultural imperative. It started out as being a wise precaution, then a symbol of wisdom and the blessings of God, and eventually the thing that … Continue reading Mt6 19-34 – What Your Heart Treasures