When my children were small, and my husband worked crazy hours, I would often complain that I felt like a single mom. I had no idea, really.
Kate and Kara came to the BELONG Tour 2016 event in Lincoln, Nebraska and the experience left a mark on them. (Literally.) They’ll tell you all about it in their video...
What made this shy woman quit her teaching job in North Carolina and head to upstate New York to break into the medical profession? In a word: heartbreak.
You never know when a casual comment will change your life. Jacqueline Cochran had already achieved success as a highly sought-after New York City hairdresser—and this was during the Depression!
There is a choice we get to make, when our life doesn’t make sense. When bad things happen for no reason, when the answer is no when we so desperately want a yes.
Did you ever have a dream that just wouldn’t die? This Sunday millions of viewers will see one woman’s dream come to life on national television, and not for the first time . . .
Studies show that having an inquisitive mind has a host of positive benefits: better physical health, improved mental capabilities, and even deeper social relationships.
“When it comes to resolutions, I try to put myself into the next New Year’s Eve and think really hard about what I’d like to be grateful for then.”
“We couldn’t be more thrilled with the response of BELONGers across the country,” Chrissy says. “They showed up, opened their hearts, and gave to better their cities.”
That day, Flash discovered greatness within him. He found that there was more to life than just watching it pass by. He took a chance, and it changed him forever.
Emily Ley—creator of the boutique lifestyle brand that bears her name—is joining the BELONG Team at our Tampa event. We’re celebrating with the ultimate SIMPLY BELONG Prize Package Giveaway!
“My three siblings dropped out of high school in the 9th grade—the fact that I’m an uprising junior at a prestigious liberal arts college is truly a dream come true, not just for me but for my whole family.” Alejandra Castillo says. “WriteGirl gave me the confidence to go after what my heart desires.”
“I think I learned more about myself in an hour than in the last ten years. I never really thought about how powerful it could be to have a conversation with a professional who could see you as you are without that being a reflection on them.”
Happy travels! From our Purpose Partner, Life Reimagined. Life Reimagined has the online tools, events, and one-on-one advice through life coaching that helps you set priorities, commit to your goals and take action on improving your life so you can rock your purpose. Find out more.
In Made to Belong you’ll walk alongside Habbakuk, a character from the Bible who looked to God for clarity about his biggest purpose. Like him, you were created on purpose—for a purpose.
These tips work for panicked Hollywood stars with stage fright; they might just work for you, too!
It's launch week for BELONG Team speaker and friend, Shauna Niequist and her brand new book, Present Over Perfect. Last week, Shauna celebrated with an online launch party where she shared the story behind the book, the music that helped her write it, and what she hopes her readers take away from it. Hear from Shauna (and a few of her friends) about what it means to be present over perfect:
Something to reflect on from BELONG Purpose Partner, Life Reimagined.
"The heart of human excellence often begins to beat when you discover a pursuit that absorbs you, frees you, challenges you, or gives you a sense of meaning, joy, or passion." Last month, I stood on stage in front of a theater full of accomplished businesspeople, activists, doctors, and influencers and shared that as an educated, professional woman, I enjoy playing with clothes. I may not have used those exact words, but still, the admission of this as a passion was quite a departure from anything I’d ever shared publicly in a professional space. I mean, I’m Chris the writer. [...]