Motivation in the Valley

Here 2 There

Jan 15 2024 • 24 mins

In this episode of Here 2 There, Marilyn Ehrhardt talks about what motivates you in the valleys or the shadows of success. She explores how your thoughts and emotions can affect your journey and your outcome, and how to overcome the challenges and obstacles that you may face along the way. She also shares some tips and strategies on how to define success for yourself, find your true purpose, and live authentically.

Some of the highlights or discussion points of this episode are:

  • Fear vs. Knowledge and Understanding: How fear can stop you from pursuing new opportunities or taking calculated risks, and how knowledge and understanding can help you cast out fear and gain wisdom.
  • Types of Thinkers: How to identify what kind of thinker you are, and how to train your thoughts to be more positive, constructive, and aligned with your goals.
  • Thought Patterns and Behaviors: How to recognize and avoid common thought patterns and behaviors that can hinder your success, such as anger, stress, shame, victimhood, personalization, emotional reasoning, and more.
  • Success vs. Fulfillment: How to measure success by your own standards, not by society's expectations, and how to find fulfillment in living with purpose, using your strengths, tapping into your passion, and being of service to others.
  • Vision and Purpose: How to design your vision for the next decade, and how to find your true purpose and joy in life. How to overcome the rough times in the valley of the shadows of success, and how to trust God to take care of you.

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