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Welcome to CareerCall!

Welcome to CareerCall!  In addition to sharing faith-based books, we hope this international blog and devotional will provide encouragement to all believers in their primary career and calling to fulfill the great commission within our homes, the church, the marketplace and amidst a watching world. Additional posts provided on Instagram and Twitter: @DaganSharpe There was a time my life …

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Under The Dragon’s Wing

I was watching the movie, Gangs of New York recently and one of the lines in the movie that resonated with me was, and I’m paraphrasing, is “there is a warmth that strangely exists under the dragon’s wing.” Obviously, this may conjure up various images in one’s mind and perhaps has just as many diverse …

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“Hugging The Cactus”

“Hugging the cactus” or even the military motto of “embrace the suck” are expressions used to describe the resolve to not retreat, ignore, deny, brush over, and/or excuse the unpleasant realities that may be before us. Clearly this could be the physical and/or the psychological pains we inevitably encounter throughout life. It’s acknowledging the need …

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What’s Happening?

Sometimes this world can make us ask and wonder - what the heck is happening?! Yet, despite all the confusion, change, conflicts, and chaos swirling all around us these days, there is also calm, new connections, compassion, care, and celebration. All these things swirl together to create life. What we focus on however is typically …

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V.U.C.A. What?

VUCA apparently has been around awhile - first taught at the Army war college. However, it is now circulating among businesses, leadership, and even church circles, as a means of preparation and expectation. Clearly, our recent pandemic illustrates the relevancy and reality of VUCA, an acrostic for Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity. We can, without …

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Inviting My Moments To Matter

God created us for eternity. When we think about that and truly ponder the abundant love and profound grace of this fact, it's overwhelming. It's also comforting to know my life is eternal - in Christ, for those who believe, know and follow Him, we have an everlasting existence and this world is only a …

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