You most likely want the truth, but prefer to not hear it. That’s the reality. You want people to be honest. Just not with you, why? You find the truth challenging, it confronts your comfortable beliefs. Your strong towers of normality. Here is the thing, in hearing the truth and accepting it, therein is freedom.… Read More It is true that….
Today I want to consider our God of Risk. A doctrine on risks is a good one to have in our quiver. Turn with me to the book of risks, the Bible. A book, which by the way was written by a varied bunch of saints, many of which we would never have entrusted such a task too. But… Read More God of Risks
It matters not which way the wind blows. What matters is your readiness. Are you ready? Will you sail with the wind? What have we learnt so far? This too shall pass, this too will repeat itself. Don’t wait for calm, prepare to be be adaptable. Have a flexible plan, life will tease and taunt… Read More Anyway the wind blows
There I am staring at the blue sky, and I ask my myself, “what are you staring at?“ I replied, “I am staring at the stars!” Hope is like that. You know obscured behind the sun and the light it casts, are millions of stars staring right at you. You just can’t see them through… Read More Blue sky hope!
Know this. Not everything you try will succeed. That, is a fact. Embrace the truth and be free. But in order to succeed you must try, trying means failing forward. In this topsy turvy day and age we live in, even the best intentions are failing. That is okay. At least we are trying, and… Read More Fail Forward
I cannot be the only one living in North America that feels like I am living in a novel that keeps getting stranger each month! It is only June, and we have had a decades worth of “firsts” thrown at us, and to be honest it is mind numbing at times. What do we make… Read More Is it just me?
Don’t accept Jesus because you were raised in a Christian home. You would be doing the right things for the wrong reasons, to satisfy your parents. Don’t accept Jesus because you think that is what people in a Christian country, town, village do. You would be fitting into a culture, one which seems good from… Read More Don’t accept Jesus
Take a moment today and look up at the blue skies, you won’t see this again. No planes, no white lines. Just a blue sky with white puffy clouds drifting along. Take another moment to smile at what lies beyond the blue skies, above the heavens. Your Heavenly Father who loves you. You asked for… Read More You are welcome
Stop mourning yesterday. If you must mourn, cry for today, so much has past already. You haven’t fully grasped it yet. Trust me. It is done. Dreams, laugh at us from the unknown, saying “what have your plans come too?“ Mourn your longing for something other than this. This moment right now, that’s all you… Read More Yesterday