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Believing

Updated 08/04/2017
be·lieve
bəˈlēv/
verb
gerund or present participle: believing
  1. 1.
    accept (something) as true; feel sure of the truth of.
    "the superintendent believed Lancaster's story"
    synonyms:be convinced by, trust, have confidence in, consider honest, consider truthful
    "I don't believe you"
    regard as true, accept, be convinced by, give credence to, credittrust, put confidence in;
    informalswallowbuy, go for
    "do you believe that story?"
  2. 2.
    hold (something) as an opinion; think or suppose.
    "I believe we've already met"
    synonyms:think, be of the opinion that, have an idea that, imaginesuspectsupposeassumepresume, take it, conjecturesurmiseconcludededuceunderstand, be given to understand, gatherfancyguess, dare say; 
    informalreckonfigure
    archaicween
    "I believe he worked for you"



A Life of Purpose (21:02)                                                                                                                                09/13/2016
Pastor Rick Warrenauthor of "The Purpose-Driven Life," reflects on his own crisis
of purpose in the wake of his book's wild success.  He explains his belief that God's
intention is for each of us to use our talents and influence to do good.


Body language, the Power is in the Palm of your Hands (14:29)
Allan Pease is an Honorary Professor of Psychology at ULIM International University,
who researches and studies selling relationships and human communication. He
teaches simple, field-tested skills and techniques that get results. And he delivers
his message in a humorous way, which motivates people to want to use. Allan's own
experience and record in the field of selling, motivating and training is equaled by
few others. He is a born achiever, starting his career at the age of 10. Globally
known as "Mr Body Language", his programs are used by businesses and governments
to teach powerful relationship skills. His messages are relevant to any area of life that
involves winning people over and getting them to like you, co-operate, follow you or
say 'yes'.



Do What you Love ... NO EXCUSES! (15:26) [LANGUAGE]                                                       09/03/2016
At the Web 2.0 Expo, entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk gives a shot in the arm to
dreamers and up-and-comers who face self-doubt. The Internet has made the formula
for success simpler than ever, he argues. So there's now no excuse not to do what
makes you happy.



How to Believe In Yourself (8:22)
Jim Cathcart thought he would never make a difference. An average student from a
working class family with no athletic or special skills, he expected an unremarkable
existence. But one radio message in 1972 changed the direction of his life & authored
his belief in his potential. Today, he's a Hall of Fame Speaker, and has authored 16
books. While changing himself, Jim also discovered how to help others believe in
themselves, too.

 

It's time to reclaim and reinvent religion (16:27)                                                                       12/22/2016
At a moment when the world seems to be spinning out of control, religion might feel
irrelevant — or like part of the problem. But 
Rabbi Sharon Brous believes we can
reinvent religion to meet the needs of modern life. In this impassioned talk, Brous
shares four principles of a revitalized religious practice and offers faith of all kinds
as a hopeful counter-narrative to the numbing realities of violence, extremism and
pessimism.


On Technology and Faith (26:16)                                                                                                              09/13/2016
Speaking at TED in 1998, Rev. Billy Graham marvels at technology's power to improve
lives and change the world — but says the end of evil, suffering and death will come
only after the world accepts Christ.  A legendary talk from TED's archives.