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At a time when young adults need inspiration the most due to adversity, peer-pressure, and loss of direction “From Failure to Promise” — author Dr. Cleamon Moorer shares insights, experiences, and a miraculous story of how God can transform the real you into the ideal you.

Moorer tells about his journey from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer and ultima At a time when young adults need inspiration the most due to adversity, peer-pressure, and loss of direction “From Failure to Promise” — author Dr.

Moorer tells about his journey from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer and ultimately a university professor. 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 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. This story of one young man’s journey will serve as a compass for those who are in pursuit of success.

He shares relative scriptures, skills, and strategies pertinent to overcoming failure. So many pqth us have experienced traumatizing failure and have struggled to find the strength and courage to stand and try again. Then there are those of us who fear failure and self-limit our potential to pursue what seems to be the impossible. But, the voice of God steadily calls for us to trust, follow, and obey.

On a daily occasion you t find yourself wondering, how can I get to the top? Will I ever be who and what I want to be? Frpm God really want me to be in a position of power and authority? Whether you are beginning to pursue your dreams or facing seemingly insurmountable circumstances, you will need to understand how adversity, strife, and tribulation can bring you into alignment with God’s will for your life to ultimately experience and realize great triumph.

Readers will come away with a renewed inspiration and a guide to transformation through the renewal of mind, body, and spirit. This book will reassure readers that trouble and trials are often necessary for the fulfillment of great promise.

Paperbackpages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about From Failure to Promiseplease sign up. Be the first to ask a question about From Failure to Promise. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Oct 22, C. I’ve tried to not be biased; granted it’s my book! Most importantly; I’ll let you decide Apr 05, Adrienna rated it liked it Shelves: Moorer shares his own life experiences growing up in a crime-ridden neighborhood of Detroit, Michigan.


Even though he’s taken accelerated classes, 4. Our youth today is focused on the latest trends, popularity, and wealth-related accomplishments. He gives a prime example of how our elders survived on little education father with third-grade e Dr.

He gives a prime example of how our elders survived on little education father with third-grade education and ran business, brilliantly-wised people. I thought about my grandfather, Clem Battle, who luckily had a second-grade education but one of the smartest men I knew who once walked on the earth grew his own vegetables, ran the household and took care of his family, and read the newspaper and watched the news.

We can see bad rep to get prep preparation by excelling in education and in his case, becoming a university professor. Making dreams come true! He gives God the recognition and credit for all that he has excelled in his life span.

Here, the author shares his experiences of such humility without pay for 90 days I’ve experienced this with no job or unemployment check for this time span. 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. He states that “wage itself is not important.

God measures our stewardship with what He blesses us with page Moreover, the author lines up his scriptures with his experiences–this is what I loved most about the book. 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.

On another note, he explains how he was a threat on the job because he obtained two master’s degrees although this was not his intention or focus at all. I have experiences this after obtaining my master’s degree and was fired by my supervisor right after graduation ceremony.

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Amazon, BN, or website unless ask for permission from reviewer first. Review process is on www. Jul 04, Courtney rated it it was ok Shelves: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate is a novel I initially read for a scholarship.

C Moorer recalls his early encounters and hardships in life and how he overcame them and succeeded. Moorer takes the reader through the years of his early childhood to his professional life as an adult. Moorer quotes biblical verses From Failure to Promise: Moorer quotes biblical verses and his faith in God to connect his hardships and his triumphs.

Failure to Promise is a good read for a teenager or young adult struggling to find their path or a just need a little encouragement. Moorer uses the aspect of Voice in his writing. He tells the story of his life from his own voice and perspective, thus making it authentic. I think he does a great job at using Voice in the novel. He writes about his experiences with such emotion and relates it to the greater subject of the triumph and promise.


He talks to the reader through his writing often asking the reader to reflect on their own life and experiences. Fletcher would call this sense of connection to the story intimacy. Intimacy is the closeness between the author and what is being written about Fletcher, Reading this book through a writer’s eyes, I get a better sense of voice and intimacy.

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

With his memoir From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate, Cleamon Moore recounts his unusual journey to finding his place in faiure world. Coming from a hardworking, Christian family in s Detroit has the most influence on his life, but he also contends with what the world outside his home has to offer. Although intellectually gifted, Dr. Moore sometimes struggled with school but always took the time to carefully weigh opportunities presented to him. Through it all, he has alwa With his memoir From Failure to Promise: Through it all, he has always kept his faith in what God has stored for him to which he credits any success he has had.

However, the story of his life manages to be at times compelling. His work serves as an important lesson in not being afraid to succeed and doing all one can in order to achieve goals and dreams. Jan 14, Michael rated it really liked it. For any aspiring individual on a quest to fulfill their dreams, Dr. An Uncommon Path to Professoriate,” patb a must read. Moorer’s unusual path to professoriate began with unassuming beginnings.

With well grounded faith, supportive parents and a strong will to overcome failures and succeed, Dr.

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

Moorer shows us that dreams do come true. Any young adult in need of motivation or direction, this book will provide the foundation for you. C Moorer also shares his calling on failurw life–not necessarily in a church or ministry, to become a doctor and share his testimony with the youth to those who are off track to get on track is what spoke to my heart.

God will tell us things, and we have to obey his command even if things look dim. He was told “it’s over” and had to leave corporate America to pursue what God called him ucnommon do. Favorite chapters are Envisioning your future I’d call it Envision your Vision. I also was reminded of “the Pact” by three gentlemen who lived in crime-ridden polluted neighborhoods and all professorixte and became doctors. I hoped to do this with three ladies who all want to go to law school, but seem to be going solo on this mission.

Dream 4 More Reviews received a faikure from author for insight and possible interview on radio show s. Jul 08, Amanda Papenfus rated it liked it.

Like many, I initially started reading this book due to Dr. I downloaded the Kindle version planning to read a few chapters at a time and ended up reading most of it in one sitting.

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