3 Lessons I’ve Learned From Being Uncomfortable

By Carl Thomas

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I don’t know about you, but I I’m not a fan of being uncomfortable. I love comfort. I like a nice ride, a soft couch, a warm bed, and delicious beverage.

Comfort is something that we all enjoy.
Sometimes to our detriment.

You probably don’t know me, but I started working for XXXchurch full-time about two years ago. I had previously spent 17 years in the insurance business, running my family agency.

Insurance was at times a rough career but it was one that I knew really well. Though I really didn’t enjoy that world even a little bit, I knew my stuff and had great job security.

Yes, it was a family business so there was a lot of drama and no real corporate ladder to climb. Yes, I never woke up excited about going to work. Yes, there were many, many, many days I thought to myself, “Ugh, Is this it?”

But I sucked up all that discontent because I was comfortable. It was not fun, not fulfilling, not where I wanted to end my life… but it was easy and making a change meant taking a risk and that meant being uncomfortable.

Then I met the guys from XXXchurch.

I’ll save you the story but …read more

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