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Trivia About From Failure to P If you have further misgivings or uncertainties about this read, you can find one of his hncommon on YouTube by searching for his name.

This was not a detractor for me. He writes about his experiences with such emotion and relates it to the greater subject of the triumph and promise. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. However, his appreciation and respect for his family is very admirable, and he keeps the cheesy stuff from getting out of line.

He, his lovely wife Nicole, and their 4 children reside in Olympia Fields, IL approximately 15 miles south of Chicago. Does God really want me to be in a position of power and authority?

No ratings or reviews yet. Save on Textbooks, Education Trending price is based on prices failude last 90 days. Get to Know Us. I found this book to be extremely encouraging and it helped propel me forward with my own doctoral studies.

I was expecting more of a story memoir. I expected either a boring, tedious account of professional terms and lengthy ledgers or some cheesy chumped-up pep talk the kind that makes a person ill. It can be likened, at times, to the tone and attitude of the biblical David’s accounts easily the best way to explain it unccommon the bible but more like The New World Translation, personal and deep, rather than language no one can understand.


I should also point out that my notes for this may be jaded over by the fact that I was VERY depressed at the time of reading this and had basically given up on finishing college. It is not meant for grammar natzis, but for a friendly nudge in the shoulder. He exposes the realities of how many of the downtrodden are pushed to the brink of either surrender to the power of God or to a resistance and rejection of promise. Moorer’s unusual path to professoriate began with failire beginnings.

English Choose a language for shopping. Moorer quotes biblical verses and his faith in God to connect his hardships and his triumphs.

Cleamon Moorer grew up in a supportive family with ambitions to become an engineer. He frequently travels the country in hopes to inspire and motivate college students and young adults tl pursue a life of purpose and promise. But, the voice of God steadily calls for us to trust, follow, and obey. He states that “wage itself is not important.

I can use this as a lesson on how to write from your own voice and connect it to a greater subject. Customers who bought this item also bought. Write a customer review. I can personally reference it for helping me put the drive back in my life. Making dreams come true! We need life formations during these transitions in our lives and share a word, since we have a responsibility to share our testimony with us as this author did in his book. Be the first to ask a question about From Failure to Promise.

From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate

He is a published author in several peer-reviewed busines journals including but not limited to: His book does have a heavy religious slant which I have seen marked as a negative in other Like many, I initially started reading this book due to Dr. C Moorer recalls his early encounters and hardships in life and how he overcame them and succeeded.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. Moorer offers an essay scholarship on the book.

He also writes as if he is talking to you, for you. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, unocmmon is fully operational and functions as intended. During his time of perceived failure of flunking out of a top engineering school he in essence found himself and what he was truly passionate about.

Also, a seeming failure doesn’t prevent future success.

I struggle with patience so, while reading the book it touched on every area in peofessoriate discouragement. Although we aan not all as successful as young as Dr. So many people are focused on gaining wealth and fitting within the status quo in achieve the “good” life when in fact they are really living the so called “good” life at all. Moorer tells about his journey from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer and ultimately a university professor.

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This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used. I really wanted to read more about his struggles, but for some of my students the shorter length works to an advantage. Professofiate was so much potential for this book and it fell flat.