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Life App Podcast

Scott Dreyer

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Life App Podcast
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Life App Podcast

Scott Dreyer

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Scott Dreyer from the US State of Virginia has been teaching languages and history around the world since 1986. Dreyer studied one year in Germany and graduated from the College of William and Mary (est. 1693) with a history degree and teaching license. He taught in Taiwan from 1989-1999 and co-authored "Write like a Champion," which won Taiwan's 2008 "Foreign Language Book of the Year" award. He now teaches ESL online. This podcast seeks to educate, motivate, uplift, inspire...and maybe entertain. Episodes include stories from a wide range of fields, including history, geography, foreign languages, literature, religion, politics, economics, philosophy, and Scott's personal life and travels to some 30 countries. Where possible, Scott aims to make connections between these stories and your daily life, to give you something positive to think about and incorporate into your daily lifestyle.

Latest Episodes

Ep. 59: Claim a Slogan or Bible Verse for 2019!

16 MINJAN 11
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Ep. 59: Claim a Slogan or Bible Verse for 2019!

Ep. 58: Parables (Part VI-Watch!)

Episode #: 58 Parables (Part 6: Watch!)This episode, from Luke 12:35-48 in the Bible, examines the issue of watchfulness. It starts with the tragic story of unbelievable carelessness that led to one of America’s greatest tragedies: the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor that plunged the US into WW II. In the Bible story, Jesus contrasts servants who are watchful and obedient, versus those who are careless and rebellious. It closes with some key life principles, that the more we know and have, the more responsible we are to use those blessings wisely. Word of the Day: watchfulness (n.) the state of actively watching and observing one’s surroundings, to be aware of what is going on and what could be a potential threat or opportunityQuestion of the Day: What is one relationship or area of your life where you would benefit from more watchfulness?Have a question or feedback? Maybe a topic you’d like to hear in a future episode? Please email Scott at lifeapppodcast@gmail.com. We’d love to he...

22 MIN2018 NOV 25
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Ep. 58: Parables (Part VI-Watch!)

Ep 57: Parables (Part V-The Man Whom God Called "Fool")

Episode #: 57 Parables (Part 5: The man whom God called “fool.”)This episode, from Luke 12:16-21 in the Bible, tells the story of a man who seemingly had it all: money, possessions, status. However, he had some key flaws, and they were his undoing. He had Greed, but no Gratitude. Thanksgiving is a time to “count our blessings,” but it seems his blessings caused him fear and anxiety. Listen to hear Scott’s Thanksgiving greeting and learn how “anxiety replaces joy, or joy replaced anxiety, but they cannot co-exist.”Word of the Day: greed (n.) a selfish state of always craving more and more, with no thought for sharing or of the needs of othersThe story of the “Rich Fool” is the story of a man filled with greed but no thought of others or eternity.Question of the Day: What is the difference between “saving” and “hoarding”?Have a question or feedback? Maybe a topic you’d like to hear in a future episode? Please email Scott at lifeapppodcast@gmail.com. We’d love to hear fr...

26 MIN2018 NOV 19
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Ep 57: Parables (Part V-The Man Whom God Called "Fool")

Latest Episodes

Ep. 59: Claim a Slogan or Bible Verse for 2019!

16 MINJAN 11
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Ep. 59: Claim a Slogan or Bible Verse for 2019!

Ep. 58: Parables (Part VI-Watch!)

Episode #: 58 Parables (Part 6: Watch!)This episode, from Luke 12:35-48 in the Bible, examines the issue of watchfulness. It starts with the tragic story of unbelievable carelessness that led to one of America’s greatest tragedies: the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor that plunged the US into WW II. In the Bible story, Jesus contrasts servants who are watchful and obedient, versus those who are careless and rebellious. It closes with some key life principles, that the more we know and have, the more responsible we are to use those blessings wisely. Word of the Day: watchfulness (n.) the state of actively watching and observing one’s surroundings, to be aware of what is going on and what could be a potential threat or opportunityQuestion of the Day: What is one relationship or area of your life where you would benefit from more watchfulness?Have a question or feedback? Maybe a topic you’d like to hear in a future episode? Please email Scott at lifeapppodcast@gmail.com. We’d love to he...

22 MIN2018 NOV 25
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Ep. 58: Parables (Part VI-Watch!)

Ep 57: Parables (Part V-The Man Whom God Called "Fool")

Episode #: 57 Parables (Part 5: The man whom God called “fool.”)This episode, from Luke 12:16-21 in the Bible, tells the story of a man who seemingly had it all: money, possessions, status. However, he had some key flaws, and they were his undoing. He had Greed, but no Gratitude. Thanksgiving is a time to “count our blessings,” but it seems his blessings caused him fear and anxiety. Listen to hear Scott’s Thanksgiving greeting and learn how “anxiety replaces joy, or joy replaced anxiety, but they cannot co-exist.”Word of the Day: greed (n.) a selfish state of always craving more and more, with no thought for sharing or of the needs of othersThe story of the “Rich Fool” is the story of a man filled with greed but no thought of others or eternity.Question of the Day: What is the difference between “saving” and “hoarding”?Have a question or feedback? Maybe a topic you’d like to hear in a future episode? Please email Scott at lifeapppodcast@gmail.com. We’d love to hear fr...

26 MIN2018 NOV 19
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Ep 57: Parables (Part V-The Man Whom God Called "Fool")

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