College Lessons and Things

College Lesson #33: Don’t Let Perfection Paralyze You

The lady who came to speak to us in Chapel last week talked to us about a lot of stuff. She told us that all her life she was a perfectionist, because she thought the if she managed to keep everything together, and everything looked good on the outside, everything would be okay. And in… Continue reading College Lesson #33: Don’t Let Perfection Paralyze You

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College Lesson #21: “You Got What You Got.”

We’ve had a two-part session in Chapel on God’s will the past two weeks. A local pastor named Austin Fisher. Last week he told us that God doesn’t tell anyone specifically His will for their lives. He gives a bunch of guidelines (the 10 Commandments, The Beatitudes, all that stuff) and we have to fill… Continue reading College Lesson #21: “You Got What You Got.”

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College Lesson #14: “It’s a Bad Chapter in a Good Book”

Today in Chapel we had Jinny Henson come talk to us. She lost her daughter a few years ago in a bus accident. She said something that stuck. “It’s just a bad chapter in a really good book.” Obviously, she was referring to the terrible time she was going through at the time. But today she was… Continue reading College Lesson #14: “It’s a Bad Chapter in a Good Book”

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College Lesson #9: Four Ways to Deal With Your Problems

Today in Chapel we had a guy named Tim Elmore (google him if you’d like, he had some cool perspectives and he’s written a few books and things) come talk to us. He talked about how, especially in college, a person has to focus his energy. He used a flood versus river analogy. He talked about… Continue reading College Lesson #9: Four Ways to Deal With Your Problems