Dr. Shawn Shannon serves as Director of Baptist Student Ministry at UMHB. BSM encourages growth of lifelong lifestyle disciple-making followers of Jesus. She enjoys exploring parks, good stories, cross-cultural adventures, and spiritual formation.

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Fret Not

I appreciate people caring to know about my life, yet I find it difficult to answer, “How are you?” It seems like such a big question. How do I know what someone is really asking? Is the question really an extended form of a greeting? Is it their go-to question when talking with others, and...
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Making Decisions vs. Forming Habits

As my friend was starting a new chapter in life, she declared she would go ahead and live the type of life that would cause her to become the type of person she wanted to be.  No more intentions without actions. She thought about habits she wanted to form, and asked what practices she needed...
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