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65 | The Myth of Balance (Frank Bealer)

40:27

Episode description

We're thrilled to have Frank Bealer joining us for part 2 of our Creativity Month. Frank is the Executive Director of Leadership Development at Orange / The reThink Group and CEO of Phase Family Centers. Prior to Orange he was the Family Pastor at Elevation Church in Charlotte North Carolina where he oversaw family ministry at more than a dozen locations. He recently released his first book, “The Myth of Balance”.

Conversation Highlights:

  • I want to be proud of what I do at work and share that with my kids (7:50)
  • Story of Frank's son flipping his truck and the scary moment of seeing his son broken, scared and crying (10:15)
  • Life 360 app (12:00)
  • Screen time setting for needing approval for downloading apps (14:25)
  • Independent, Christ followers that want to come back and spend time with us (16:30)
  • Creating warm memories... consistent things done over time (17:10)
  • Monopoly for Millennials Board Game  
  • Earn opportunities to connect and guide (19:00)
  • The mistake of imposing personal wins on his kids (19:50)
  • When this, then that strategy (24:00)
  • The Myth of Balance book (Amazon link)
  • The planning of their kids perfect Saturday (31:10)
  • How would you plan the perfect day with a $25 budget (32:00)
  • Teaching creativity inside limited constraints (32:20)
  • What if I'm too maxed out for intentionality and creativity? (33:15)
  • The importance of tracking your time and finding pockets of time for connection (34:20)
  • Serving his family with as much passion as he puts towards serving others (35:45)
  • 1 Thessalonians 2:11-12 "For you know that we dealt with each of you as a father deals with his own children, encouraging, comforting and urging you to live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory." (36:35)
    • Encouraging
    • Comforting
    • Urging

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