God never leaves us to ourselves. When Jesus called those first disciples, he called them to be with him. The first and foremost part of being a disciple of Jesus is being with him, up close and personal. In his…

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Treasures in Christ

January 3, 2017 Personal Reflections

“In whom (Christ) are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.” Colossians 2:3. Our number one assignment as followers of Jesus is to know him – to progressively move into an increasing experiential knowledge of him. To know him…

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Coaching for Spiritual Transformation

One important role of coaching is to help individuals get a better grip on their life. This can come in the form of better time management or gaining greater overall balance between the major components of one’s life. Typically the…

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Touched by Love

August 22, 2015 Personal Reflections

Two days ago, around 9 am, Thursday, August 20, 2015, this world received little Grace Lucille Smith, my oldest son’s first and this man’s fourth grandchild. As the morning unfolded and I was able to see my son, go in…

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“This workshop for me was fantastic.”

November 30, 2014 Workshop Terstimonials

Coaching Destiny Discovery 2-Day Workshop November 2014 Event Testimonials: “Well organized and passionate. (Dave) answered questions well. It was amazing!” “As an overview it was amazing.” “This workshop for me was fantastic.” “This was such an impactful class – for…

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Coaching Requires New Thinking

November 30, 2014 Coaching

The shift from telling to asking requires new thinking. In my last blog I talked about what coaching is. The most outstanding feature of the coach approach is that it relies on listening and asking skills to pull out decisions…

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