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Life Balance

During a recent discussion about leadership, we watched this plate spinning routine by Erich Brenn.  It is amazing!  The topic was on balancing your life.  The presenter used this video to spark discussion about life balance and how you keep all of the plates in your life spinning at the same time.  

A few thoughts came to me during that discussion.  

My first thought was why do all the plates need to spin?  If you are trying to keep too many plates spinning in your life, maybe it is time to set some of the plates aside for a while.  The scripture came to mind in Ecclesiastes chapter 3, starting in verse 1.  
To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven.  Ecclesiastes 3:1 It then goes on to explain that there is a time and a place for everything in your life.  If your life feels out of control and you are having trouble keeping all the plates spinning, then think about which plate to take off the stick.  

That leads to a great question.  Which plates shoul…