Episode 596: Jon Acuff on The Difference Between High Performers and High Achievers, How to Make a Goal and Guarantee a Goal, and the Problem of False Humility In the Church

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Episode 596: Jon Acuff on The Difference Between High Performers and High Achievers, How to Make a Goal and Guarantee a Goal, and the Problem of False Humility In the Church

New York Times Bestselling author Jon Acuff talks about the difference between high performers and high achievers, how to set a goal and guarantee it, the value of thinking time, what he learned from taking 30 days off for the first time, and the problem with false humility in the church.

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I don't starve my doubts and fears. I drown them. - @JonAcuff Click To Tweet Find something you love so much that Netflix becomes boring. - @JonAcuff Click To Tweet I no longer believe the lie that to be successful means you have to get burned out. - @JonAcuff Click To Tweet You can tell when an author has written a book with their hands, but not their heart. - @JonAcuff Click To Tweet

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