Michelle McKinney Hammond on navigating transitions.

Episode 57
42m | Mar 27, 2024

Should I avoid change or embrace it?

In this episode, my guest, Michelle McKinney Hammond, author of When Shift Happens: Say Yes To Your Next, and I discuss embracing change, growth, Denzel Washington, and the Gospel.

Michelle shares her experience of adversity and how it led her to write her first book. She explains the importance of shifting perspective and trusting God in times of transition. We also explore the role of creativity in navigating change and the need to let go and make room for new things. Overall, the conversation highlights the transformative power of recognizing our fear but embracing change and the opportunities it can bring.

Highlights and takeaways from the conversation:

  • Change and transition are inevitable; embracing them can lead to personal growth and new beginnings.
  • Adversity and challenges can be catalysts for positive change and transformation.
  • Shifting our perspective and trusting in God's goodness can help us navigate transitions with hope and confidence.
  • Creativity plays a crucial role in embracing change and finding new opportunities.
  • Letting go of control and making room for new things can lead to unexpected blessings and growth. A different voice and perspective can inspire us to take action and overcome challenges.
  • Transitions can be scary because they require us to leave our comfort zones and face uncertainty.
  • Trusting God and embracing uncertainty can lead to positive outcomes and personal growth.
  • In times of transition, it is essential to focus on God's promises, remember His faithfulness, and embrace the lessons learned.

You can contact Michelle at her site, You can follow Michelle on Instagram and Facebook. If you haven’t already bought it, buy her book, When Shift Happens.

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