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Mavra Aslam rated it really liked it Apr 15, He does not hold anything back from the reader- when he fails, he admits that he failed. It seems to tell you that what you perceive as personal professoroate comings are simply signs of humanity, and that no one is perfect, so relax, you’ll get where you’re meant to go. Jul 18, Alexandra Chauran rated it it was amazing.

From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate by C. Moorer

There was a problem filtering reviews right unco,mon. Social Sciences Paperback Publication Year. Fletcher would call this sense of connection to the story intimacy. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Get to Know Us. The Ultimate Scholarship Book Moorer takes readers on a faith journey from his adolescence in Detroit Public Schools to academic failure on the collegiate level and through other turbulent tracks on the way to becoming a university professor.

From Failure to Promise: an Uncommon Path to Professoriate by C. Moorer (2010, Paperback)

Though the author is obviously deeply informed by his Christian faith, I found the Bible quotes to be neither lip service nor proselytizing, and feel that the themes of faith can be applied profexsoriate a diverse spiritual readership.

Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Moorer tells about his journey from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer and ultimately a university professor.


I can use this as a lesson on how to write from your own voice and connect it to a greater subject.

East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Moorer offers an essay scholarship on the book. A must read and re-read! 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. 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. First, I’d like to agree with other reviewers that this book is in desperate need of a copy editor.

Will I ever be who and what I want to be? Overall, my take away is ‘God Sure does have a plan and I will allow his guidance to my promise land.

Moorer quotes biblical verses and his faith in God to connect his hardships and his triumphs. Basic typos, grammatical and syntactical errors were distracting from the work. An Uncommon Failjre to Professoriate,” is a must read.

Good book enjoyed it. But, the voice of God steadily calls for us to trust, follow, and obey. I have experiences this after obtaining my master’s degree and was fired by uncommmon supervisor right after graduation ceremony. He also tells us that young people today say, “They can’t work for minimum-wage” but to add, have no education or experience and cry what they will not work for.

Even though he’s taken accelerated classes, 4. I would gladly give this book as a gift, especially to a high school graduate.

He states that “wage itself is not important. On a daily occasion you may find yourself wondering, how can I get to the top? Once I realized how young he is, I was even more impressed. Our youth today is focused on the latest trends, popularity, and wealth-related accomplishments.


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His journey coupled with his renewed relationship with God, his quest to live a life that is faith-centered and a career that would change not only his life bu I really enjoyed reading this book which is an inspiring story of a man who during his earlier attempt to feom his yo of becoming an engineer at a top auto firm didn’t go quite as planned. Moorer, we can find our own purpose and passion through faith and hard work. This was very dryly written and more informative about why college and getting an education is good.

Save on Textbooks, Education Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. See details for description of any imperfections. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. This book was placed in front of me at the right time and location on this earth for me to notice it.


From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate

Though the author is obviously deeply informed by his Christian faith, I found the Bible quotes to be neither lip service nor proselytizing, and feel that the themes of faith can be applied to a diverse spiritual readership.

Jen rated it liked it Nov prmise, This book was actually so encouraging that I chose to keep it for future reference, as down times often come my way. Joni rated it it was ok Apr 18,