John Eli is a mindset coach, life strategist, blogger and speaker. He has spent over 19 years mentoring individuals in life skills, career transitions, and organizational change. His resume includes pastoral care, behavioral health, and higher education. From an early age, John recognized that God created him to bring hope, healing and encouragement to others. He currently walks out his life’s purpose by helping others find the clarity, motivation, and steps needed to obtain healing, wholeness, and personal development. He currently lives in Chandler, Arizona with his wife, two dogs, and an antique piano whom he calls, “Betty.”
Making that phone call was absolutely one of the scariest things that I have ever done. However, it helped clarify the truth surrounding a lie that I had believed for years. Owning up to believing the lie paved the way to hear the truth that I needed to hear.
My introduction to weight lifting was less than glorious. I was 20 years old, scrawny, and weak. At the time I weighed a total of 140 pounds, which was rather low for my 6-foot 1-inch height. Quite frankly I had grown tired of my physical condition.