Coach Galen

the coaching practice of Galen Hiestand

Archive for January, 2017

  • Prayer for our Nation

    “Dear God, I pray for our nation today; for those who are afraid, and for those who are hopeful. May both groups remember that You are the One who is in control of the universe. May all of us keep in mind we are mere men and women, humans, all dependent on You for life, liberty, and happiness. For my family, friends, neighbors, and fellow Americans, guide our incoming President and his administration to do what is right, honorable, just, compassionate, fair, and equitable. May they reverence You, hearken to  Your Word of Truth, and lead our nation with Your mercy and grace. Though they will most likely never know many of us by name, You know them. And You know us. Make the connection...

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  • False Certainties to True Uncertainities

    “The movement from illusion to prayer is hard to make since it leads us from false certainties to true uncertainties, from an easy support system to a risky surrender, and from the many ‘safe’ gods to the God whose love has no limits.”  From Reaching Out by Nenri J. M. Nouwen.