7 Ways to Maximize Your Work From Home | Keith and Patrick

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This is a podcast episode titled, 7 Ways to Maximize Your Work From Home | Keith and Patrick. The summary for this episode is: Want to join our 4-week Zoom Bible Study, "Are we living in the end times?" https://info.thecrossingchurch.com/zoom-online-bible-studies (Sign-up today). We start Friday April 3 from 12:00-12:30 with a 15-minute Q&amp;A afterward. Also Patrick and his wife Emily (who happens to be an interior designer) put together 20 tips for working from home. You can read their https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/stories/how-to-work-from-home-effectively/ (blog here). ---- "God cares a lot about our work. And how we do our work is really important to him. So when we're talking about working from home, we're not talking about something that is peripheral to our Christian faith." As many are finding out, working from home is still work! It has its own set of challenges. In fact, maybe you can't wait to get out of the house and back into the office. When you're working from home, it can be more difficult to find the motivation. Or maybe you have the opposite problem and don't know when to take a break. And then there are so many other demands and distractions vying for your attention. https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/staff/patrick-miller/ (Patrick) and his wife know the struggle and https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/stories/how-to-work-from-home-effectively/ (share some tips) that help them be more productive. Hear about some of them in this episode as Patrick covers a few with https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/staff/keith-simon/ (Keith). Interested in more content like this? Check out our episode on https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/how-to-beat-digital-distraction/ (How to Beat Digital Distraction). Like this content? Make sure to share it with others and leave us a rating, so others can find it too. To learn more, visit our https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/ (website) and follow us on https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/ (Instagram), and https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (Twitter) @TheCrossingCOMO. &nbsp; Outline 0:15 - Lunch Bible Study:https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/event/friday-lunch-bible-study/2020-04-17/ ( )https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/event/friday-lunch-bible-study/2020-04-17/ (Are These the End Times?) 1:30 - Addressing your attitude 2:15 - God cares about our work 2:55 - Challenge of young kids 4:30 - Challenge of distractions and temptations 5:35 - Astronaut https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/21/opinion/scott-kelly-coronavirus-isolation.html (Scott Kelley) on the consequences to working by yourself in isolation 7:55 - https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Colossians+3%3A22&amp;version=NIV (Colossians 3.22): Who am I working for and what am I working for? 11:15 - https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/stories/how-to-work-from-home-effectively/ (20 Tips for Working From Home) 11:30 - Setting a schedule and boundaries 14:00 - Exercise 16:20 - https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/how-to-beat-digital-distraction/ (How to Beat Digital Distraction) and organize your workspace 17:50 - https://www.calnewport.com/books/deep-work/ (Time limits) 18:45 - How to end your day 20:15 - Advice against distraction 21:00 - Identifying objectives: Why did people hire me to do this job? 22:20 - Dressing up 24:30 - Video vs. texts and emails 27:15 - Review 28:00 - Subscribe. Rate. Share. &nbsp; Social Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO (https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO) Instagram: https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO (https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO) Twitter: https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo) &nbsp; Scripture Colossians 3.22: https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Colossians+3%3A22&amp;version=NIV (https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Colossians+3%3A22&amp;version=NIV) &nbsp; References (I Spent a Year in Space, and I Have Tips on Isolation to Share by Scott Kelly from The New York Times):... <a rel="payment" href="https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/give-now/">Support this podcast</a>

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Want to join our 4-week Zoom Bible Study, "Are we living in the end times?" https://info.thecrossingchurch.com/zoom-online-bible-studies (Sign-up today). We start Friday April 3 from 12:00-12:30 with a 15-minute Q&A afterward. Also Patrick and his wife Emily (who happens to be an interior designer) put together 20 tips for working from home. You can read their https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/stories/how-to-work-from-home-effectively/ (blog here). ---- "God cares a lot about our work. And how we do our work is really important to him. So when we're talking about working from home, we're not talking about something that is peripheral to our Christian faith." As many are finding out, working from home is still work! It has its own set of challenges. In fact, maybe you can't wait to get out of the house and back into the office. When you're working from home, it can be more difficult to find the motivation. Or maybe you have the opposite problem and don't know when to take a break. And then there are so many other demands and distractions vying for your attention. https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/staff/patrick-miller/ (Patrick) and his wife know the struggle and https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/stories/how-to-work-from-home-effectively/ (share some tips) that help them be more productive. Hear about some of them in this episode as Patrick covers a few with https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/staff/keith-simon/ (Keith). Interested in more content like this? Check out our episode on https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/how-to-beat-digital-distraction/ (How to Beat Digital Distraction). Like this content? Make sure to share it with others and leave us a rating, so others can find it too. To learn more, visit our https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/ (website) and follow us on https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/thecrossingcomo/ (Instagram), and https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (Twitter) @TheCrossingCOMO.   Outline 0:15 - Lunch Bible Study:https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/event/friday-lunch-bible-study/2020-04-17/ ( )https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/event/friday-lunch-bible-study/2020-04-17/ (Are These the End Times?) 1:30 - Addressing your attitude 2:15 - God cares about our work 2:55 - Challenge of young kids 4:30 - Challenge of distractions and temptations 5:35 - Astronaut https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/21/opinion/scott-kelly-coronavirus-isolation.html (Scott Kelley) on the consequences to working by yourself in isolation 7:55 - https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Colossians+3%3A22&version=NIV (Colossians 3.22): Who am I working for and what am I working for? 11:15 - https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/stories/how-to-work-from-home-effectively/ (20 Tips for Working From Home) 11:30 - Setting a schedule and boundaries 14:00 - Exercise 16:20 - https://www.thecrossingchurch.com/podcasts/how-to-beat-digital-distraction/ (How to Beat Digital Distraction) and organize your workspace 17:50 - https://www.calnewport.com/books/deep-work/ (Time limits) 18:45 - How to end your day 20:15 - Advice against distraction 21:00 - Identifying objectives: Why did people hire me to do this job? 22:20 - Dressing up 24:30 - Video vs. texts and emails 27:15 - Review 28:00 - Subscribe. Rate. Share.   Social Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO (https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO) Instagram: https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO (https://www.facebook.com/TheCrossingCOMO) Twitter: https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo (https://twitter.com/thecrossingcomo)   Scripture Colossians 3.22: https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Colossians+3%3A22&version=NIV (https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Colossians+3%3A22&version=NIV)   References (I Spent a Year in Space, and I Have Tips on Isolation to Share by Scott Kelly from The New York Times):... Support this podcast