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Persistence hunting = goal setting

By Dave Henning / May 4, 2021

“This ancient hunting technique has a name: persistence hunting.  Humans are slower than the rest of the animal kingdom, but we have one distinct advantage — sweat glands.  The sixth habit — wind the clock — revolves around imagination, and when you combine it with perspiration, you can chase down almost anything! . . .  […]


Show me your vision

By Dave Henning / February 18, 2016

“Show me your vision, and I’ll show you your future.”- South Korean Pastor David Yonggi Cho Mark Batterson continues Chapter 15 of The Circle Maker with the observation that “vision starts with visualization.”  He cites a 1995 study by Alvaro Pascual indicating that the brain’s motor cortex is just as active mentally rehearsing a five-finger […]


Life goal list

By Dave Henning / February 17, 2016

Mark Batterson begins Chapter 15 (“Life Goal List”) of The Circle Maker by telling a story about American adventurer and explorer John Goddard.  On a rainy afternoon in 1940, Goddard, then fifteen, wrote a list of 127 life goals.  Pastor Batterson’s favorite Goddard goal is one Goddard never achieved: Visit the moon.  Mark reminds us […]

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