Reflection Of Faith And Learning

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If someone, whom was not familiar with my profession or my worldview, asked me how I integrate my worldview/faith within my profession, the best advice that I can give them is to take every aspect of life one day at a time. That is basically the emphasis of the the faith and learning foundation…that in order for everything to fall into place within our lives, we (as Christians) must be able to have the patience along with our faith in order to learn how to have an substantial relationship with God, our coworkers, and also within ourselves. I would also make it very clear that both work together in order for one to become fully established in both their profession and their relationship with God. Therefore, faith and learning cannot work alone …show more content…
As Dr. Downs and Ronald Wells proclaimed, it is important for me to integrate my faith and learning in order for me to gradually become an advisor to others. By integrating my faith into my educational learning, I am giving God the ultimate power to advise myself to become the person that He has set in plan for my life. As Dr. Downs informed that our life is a story, we must place our faith within God in order to learn for our mistakes. It is our faith that allows for us to learn from our mistakes, in order to fulfill the pages of our own stories. Our stories become a demonstration to others upon how they can live their own life and without faith within God and ourselves, we cannot demonstrate our greatness to others. In order for my story to be written, I must incorporate my faith within my own studies here at the University of Mobile. For this to happen, I must put my full trust that God is directing my path to become the person He has intended for me to be in life. I must trust that the classes I am taking will allow for me to obtain the knowledge I need in order to obtain a career within my field of study. It also demonstrates through my grades that I trust that my hard work will pay off in the end for the plan that God has in mind. Finally, it is also prominanet that without placing my trust and faith in God, I would be on the …show more content…
I realized this through the readings of Gene Veith’s “Loving God with all Your Mind”. Through his book, Veith proclaims that “Loving God with all your heart…must mean thinking about God—being conscious of Him in everyday living, contemplating His presence and His goodness, saturating our minds with His Word.” (p. 149-150) It is through this that I see in order for me to be thinking about God and His plan for my life, I must be willing to allow for Him to obtain all aspects of my mind. As it states, I must be conscious of Him through every aspects as it allows for me to better comprehend this plan that is set in stone for my life. Veith also proclaims a statement that this concept of loving God with all your mind is very precent within my studies as he states “Loving God with the mind is thus connected to teaching and learning. “ (p. 150) By loving God with everything that I have within me, I am allowing myself to teach others about the love of God while also learning for myself just how important and powerful that His love is within my life. It also informs me that whichever path of career I decide to venture on, I as a Christian, have to learn to demonstrate to others the concern that I have allows for me to demonstrate the concern and love that God has for them…even if they do not see it. Veith finally proclaims that “…whatever

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