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Great book I read this book for a scholarship but it has taught me a lot through the reading. Amazon Music Stream millions pah songs. I was expecting more of a story memoir.
Jul 18, Alexandra Chauran rated it it was amazing. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Though the author is obviously deeply informed by his Christian faith, I found the Bible quotes to be neither lip service nor proselytizing, and feel that the themes of faith can be applied to a diverse spiritual readership. An Uncommon Path to Professoriate is a novel I initially read for a scholarship. Central Time, 11 p. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
First, I’d like to agree with other reviewers that this book is in desperate need of a copy editor.
Moorer tells about his journey from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer and ultimately a university professor. I found this book to be extremely encouraging and it helped propel me forward with my own doctoral studies.
I primise gladly give this book as a gift, especially to a high school graduate. I can personally reference it for helping me put the drive back in my life. God will tell us things, and we have to obey his command even if things look dim. Though the author is obviously deeply informed by his Christian faith, I found the Bible quotes to be neither lip service nor proselytizing, and feel that the themes of faith can be applied to a diverse spiritual readership.
Preview — From Failure to Promise by C. I really enjoyed reading this book which is an inspiring story of a man who during his earlier attempt to live his dream of becoming an engineer at a top auto firm didn’t go quite as planned.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. He credits God for transfroming him from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer, executive, consultant, and ultimately a university professor all in less than 15 years.
Want to Read saving…. During his time of perceived failure of flunking out of a top engineering school he in essence found himself and what he was truly passionate about. He states that “wage itself is not important. It shows that God always has a plan for our lives, and what we have planned doesn’t necessarily play into His plans. Reading this book through a writer’s eyes, I get a better sense of voice and intimacy. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?
It still needs major refining.
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. As far as the religious aspect goes which I expected to offend me at least oncehe occasionally quotes a biblical passage, but never once tries to make a less-than-obvious application of them, which means no offense to anyone not of his particular spiritual practice.
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I think he does a great job at using Voice in the novel. So many of us have experienced traumatizing failure and have promize to find the strength and courage to stand and try again. Humans are vain not to believe there is a divine being that created and watches over us.
I have been raised Catholic but as an adult I have strayed away from any religious following. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Then there are those of us who fear failure and self-limit our potential to pursue what seems to be the impossible. One person found this helpful.
Envisioning your future I’d call it Envision your Vision. Please feel free to learn more about Dr. A must read and re-read! No ratings or reviews yet. I would especially recommend it to anyone in a time of trouble or doubt.
So many of us have experienced traumatizing failure and have struggled to find the strength and courage to stand and try again. After his first year at a specialized college, he realized life doesn’t always play professoroate the way you expected or planned.
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He frequently travels the country in hopes to inspire and motivate college students and ti adults to pursue a life of purpose and profdssoriate. So many people are focused on gaining wealth and fitting within the status quo in achieve the “good” life when in fact they are really living the so called “good” life at all.
There were way too many typos, grammatical errors and formatting issues distracting me from the story. John Jessop rated it it was ok Aug 28,