Nobody likes to make mistakes, trip up, fail, or miss a shot. Goofing up once is one thing, but goofing up repeatedly and driving your mind and thoughts into a pretty deep pit is quite another.
Today on the Choose 2 Think Podcast, I share a story about my recent (epic fail) experience at the Bluegrass States Games Pickleball Tournament in Lexington, KY. I was so focused on winning that I did not foster the proper mindset and healthy thought patterns DURING play.
Now when I play pickleball, I'm gonna hone in on the following 5 strategies to improve my game (and let the results take care of themselves). These tips help me foster the critical sports mindset AND help me with other obstacles I face in life off the court.
Nathanael Zurbruegg: 10 Fast-Action Steps You Can Take Today to Experience Inner Healing and Personal Growth as You Walk through Trial and Hardship
From an incurable chronic illness and medical prognosis “He shouldn’t be able to walk, talk, amount to anything and be death six times by now” to an entrepreneur, award winning global inspirational speaker and victorious mindset mentor
Sharing part of my incredible life story as an inspiration to help people live the unlimited life God has for them.
Helping them to see that difficulties are an investment for a more fulfilment in the long term.
During this organic conversation , we came up with 10 Must Do's when you face trials and hardships:
"There's a saying that athletes die twice — once when they're done playing and when they actually die.
I want to change that so that they feel like they're born twice." --Kaleb Thornhill
If you've ever wondered what life is like after playing college basketball in a town where folks bleed blue, this is a conversation you don't want to miss. Not only did Cameron Mills find victory on the court years ago, but after graduating, he put his passions into play by launching successful professional speaking and ministry careers.
On today's Choose 2 Think podcast episode, Cameron shares engaging and inspirational stories from his college days through today. Cameron referenced two Scriptures during the show that provide bookends for our conversations:
We can be heroes in our lives, everyone of us.
Ancestral traditions, mindsets, obstacles, struggles, suffering, transformation, and hope are just a few of the topics that Grace Julius and I chat about during Episode 057 of the Choose 2 Think Podcast.
Grace shares his personal testimony and journey of not only coming home to Christ but also of launching initiatives to change his village in the Mukono District of central Uganda. He is a young visionary, a hero in his own right, with an undying passion for God and love for people.
And how exactly does he demonstrate God's love?
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