Facing the great inevitable

life after death - dealing with deathSteve Jobs, founder of Apple died on Wednesday.  In 2005, in his commencement speech at Stanford he shared candidly about death:

“Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything — all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure – these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.”

His life and recent death have given us occasion to pause and reflect on deeper issues of life and death.  I found a good article called “Facing the Inevitable” .  You may enjoy reading this and passing it on to others who might benefit from it.

Let me know your thoughts.  Leave a comment here.

About Steve Morgan

I work in Global Leadership Development with Cru with my wife, Terry. We have been married 34 years and have 4 grown children. I have a Masters in Global Leadership together through Azusa Pacific University. I generally write about 5 “L’s: Living Well, Loving Deeply, Learning Continuously, Leading Courageously and Leaving a Legacy. I occasionally write about Laughing Loudly. Subscribe on the right side to receive an email whenever there is a new post. I invite you to leave your comments so we can dialogue on the various topics and learn from each other. If you are new to the site, you might start with looking at some of the top posts or doing a search on the right side bar for one of the 5 “L’s” that interest you. Or you can view the blog archives for topics. Photo Credit: sarahjoellephotography.com
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2 Responses to Facing the great inevitable

  1. grisdeluna says:

    Thanks for sharing. En este artículo aprendí que una herramienta para luchar contra el temor es tener presente que el Señor es el Principe de Paz, y en EL puedo obtener esa paz para enfrentar las adversidades.

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