Sunday, March 26, 2017
Top Entrepreneur News

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:00:00 -0500

Business blogging is one of the basic tenets of inbound marketing, and one of the best ways for businesses to gain greater online visibility.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:30:00 -0500

It's harder to get a customer to buy clothes online, but it's not impossible.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:00:00 -0500

The yearly ordeal is not getting any simpler any time soon.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:00:00 -0500

How Daymond John was born to be an entrepreneur.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 11:00:00 -0500

Building your online business? Here are some things to remember.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:30:00 -0500

Three tips to make your venture deals safer.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:00:00 -0500

It's time to change your approach.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:00:00 -0500

Don't roll your eyes at sales before you understand everything you have to gain.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:45:00 -0500

Show your employees you really care about each and every one of them. Success will follow.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:00:00 -0500

Movements, gestures and facial expressions are indicators of how your message is being received.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:30:00 -0500

Getting in front of camera can be very intimidating, but it doesn't have to be.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:00:00 -0500

Keep it simple, and consider alternative calls-to-action.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:00:00 -0500

As much as people hate to admit it, gender still plays a major role in business ownership.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:30:00 -0500

How do you want people to approach you and use your "open door policy"?

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:00:00 -0500

Affiliate marketing is one of the most popular means of making some extra income online and letting people know about your business/products.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:04:00 -0500

LinkedIn has morphed into your opportunity to introduce yourself to others and attract the attention of those who need to know you. To make sure you come across as the wildly interesting, compelling, and accomplished person you are, focus on these six profile elements.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:28:00 -0500

This weekend has seen online discussion over a Microsoft patent describing a hinged display on a mobile device. While the patent is of interest to designers and reflects one potential future of a smartphone, I don’t think it reflects Microsoft’s current strategic thinking.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:30:00 -0500

The new 'Power Rangers' may just morph into a new franchise.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 11:00:00 -0500

Corporate tax reform this year not only is no longer a sure thing and has to be considered to be in trouble, starting with the difficulty of Congress passing a 2018 budget resolution.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 01:03:00 -0500

Why do some employers prefer "passive" candidates over people who are already actively job-hunting?

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:27:00 -0500

Hypothetical photon rocket drives might one day dramatically shrink interplanetary travel times.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:22:00 -0500

WWE was reportedly in secret talks to buy ROH, presumably for its tape library. But, according to WWE Network data, tape libraries aren't too popular among WWE Network subscribers.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:30:00 -0500

How can you get better at your job? Here are ten simple ways!

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:57:00 -0500

Leadership, like so many things in life, looks simple from the outside. However, reality is far more gruesome, complex, and nuanced than you can imagine.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:00:00 -0500

“There is kind of the clear separation of church and state that we maintain, and I am deadly serious about that exercise,” says Eric Trump.

Latest News & Information

Current Articles | Archives | Search

Chaldean Greg Acho Lends a Nurturing Hand
By Evon Elias :: Thursday, May 24, 2007 :: 52802 Views :: Article Rating :: Health & Fitness, Religion & Spirituality, Business & Finance, Government & Society

California, USA - In the life of every being that walks this planet, there is a purpose that is to be fulfilled before their time here is complete. Whether it be carrying out a career that may change the lives of many, creating a family of his own and protecting them, or just living a life that is alive with faith, hope and love… every mission is unique. It is vital in life to have confidence in understanding that the value of every accomplishment and deed done, be it big or small, is still so very great. For it is in the words of the Blessed Mother Theresa who proclaimed that, “Little things are indeed little, but to be faithful in little things is a great thing.”

Over in The Golden State, better known as California, a great man by the name of Gregory Acho is believed to have found what so many seek: their calling in life. But this calling, this purpose he prays to fulfill successfully, is not for his own pleasure, but is for people in his community that he yearns to reach out to and help by leading them to an improved stage in their life.

Acho, 30, founder of Conscious Contact, Inc., a non-profit sober living organization (rehabilitation clinic) are helping Americans overcome the strenuous process of staying sober. Acho adds that it is not as simple as it sounds, just “staying sober” or fighting an addiction, but that it is “[much] deeper than that. We provide support for each person to look within themselves and make contact, Conscious Contact, with who and what they have always been.” 

Acho charmingly affirms that the priority of this clinic is to “provide a space and the support for people to discover both the lies that they have been living in and also the truth that’s been longing to live itself within them.  Every little piece of the puzzle counts, naturally, and “when all the right parts are in place, GRACE is allowed to do all the work.”

As many people know, a lot of the time, things are much easier said than done… for there is a great comparison between actions and words. However, when one carries out the action and brings a dream to life, words become superfluous, because what is seen is so much greater than what is heard.  

For Acho, the vision for Conscious Contact, Inc. was spontaneously brought about. But, just as fate does, when Acho “brought the idea to others, there was a natural coming together of the right people and the right place.” In fact, he proclaims that, “It was less of me taking steps, and more of being shown what the steps were. It came together in ways I could have never planned.” Surprises in life may leave someone in awe, but it is essential to recall that despite the plans we design for our life, it may be better to do it in pencil, since we are not the ones in control.

It is great to note that when Acho was asked how much he believed God played a role in his venture, he whole-heartedly declared that, “Traditionally we speak of God as somehow separate from ourselves, as though God could not be a part of anything. My experience is that this is ALL God. The beauty AND the pain. When it’s clearly seen that it’s all God, everything can be embraced… For me, my company acts as a mirror for how open or blocked my relationship with God is.”

And how did this all start? With personal experience, something new was revealed to Acho… something real. He explains that, “Several years back, I began working at a treatment center in Southern California, and it became clear that addiction brought to light everything that I needed to confront in myself to truly be free and happy. I knew that sharing this with others brought a completion to my life that nothing else could have.” With a caring heart, the genuine sense of freedom and happiness that Acho had obtained was a feeling he could not dare keep to himself, but had to make known to others in the best way he could.

As days pass and time flies, Conscious Contact, Inc. is a strong base ready for anyone who wishes to start anew and live once again. Not just live for life, but for the moments, memories, prayers, desires, happiness, faith and love that make up the building blocks of “living” itself.

Acho gratefully states that, “There is nothing more fulfilling than guiding someone back into what they have been looking for their whole lives. Not just having our priority be sobriety, but to have our priority be WHOLENESS, allows so much more room than what traditional treatment offers for REAL healing to take place.” Real healing is the goal for Acho and his companions. To shed what once was, and bring to light what is to be… and what could be the greatest gift of all, especially if it is a second chance at life.

“As each one of us are mirrors for each other, for who we really are and what life really is, it is my hope that the Conscious Contact community continues to serve the disillusionment of suffering in greater and greater ways.” And with these hopes of his, prayers, encouragement and support for Conscious Contact, Inc. will also be intact. Along with request for God’s blessings every step of the way.

If you wish to receive more information, you are welcome to visit www.consciouscontact.org.

 


 Evon Elias is an Oakland University, Michigan student with a deep understanding and interest in religious and spiritual matters. Ms. Elias writes for www.CHALDEAN.org and publishes her work in the religious and spiritual section of the community website.  Comments regarding this article or suggestions for future articles can be sent to info@chaldean.org or directly to Ms. Elias at WithHisLove48@yahoo.com