When I was growing up I had to deal with, among other things, some rejection issues and this resulted in my becoming incredibly ambitious and driven. I left school at 16 and joined the high street retailer WH Smith. My plan was to become chairman as soon as possible!! After two promotions at work God called me to ministry and during those early years of ministry God dealt with my heart and also taught me a really important principle that would help me and give me an amazing sense of peace and security….
Are you one of those people whose life seems to be in a constant state of disarray?! Some of us are naturally organised and others just seem to live from one crisis to another. I know people who never ever write anything down. They just presume they will remember everything which is simply crazy. None of us can and the larger responsibility we have the more we have to remember!
When I was a young man my favourite motor bike was a Kawasaki KE175 and it went like a rocket (particularly due to the fact that the previous owner had altered the gear ratios to make it go much faster!). I loved kick-starting it and the way it literally jumped into life! It was amazing bike and took me on many adventures!
Our prayer life, once kick-started has the ability to take us on amazing adventures with God but also change the narrative of our lives completely!
What if its true….. An apple a day keeps the doctor away? Chicken soup fights a cold? Eating boiled eggs can make you constipated? Pulling one grey hair out and you can expect two in … Read More
I was talking to someone recently who was really discontented with their life. They had prayed and prayed for something for years and God, seemingly, hadn’t answered their prayers…..this person was really angry and discontented … Read More
There are moments in our lives when we simply don’t know what to do next. It could be the loss of a precious loved one, bad news from the consultant, the end of a cherished … Read More
From my own experience I would suggest there are several things that you shouldn’t do when you can’t sleep: Sighing, groaning, tossing & turning, counting sheep loudly and making a nuisance of yourself in said … Read More
“It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.” (Henry Ford) This happens to be one of my favourites quotes from the gentleman who brought us the motor … Read More
Leadership is influence. Leadership brings direction, change, strategy. As a leader…guess what….the only person in your dept who can truly lead is you! No one else can! Leaders must really lead! You’re not a leader … Read More
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