The War On Insecurity – Our 4 Pronged Attack!

“There will always be someone willing to hurt you, put you down, gossip about you, belittle your accomplishments and judge your soul. It is a fact that we all must face. However, if you realize that God is a best friend that stands beside you when others cast stones you will never be afraid, never…

Fighting Insecurity – Time to Win!

I have chosen you and have not rejected you. So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. Isaiah 41:9-10 It’s time my friends – I’m calling you out on this business of insecurity and the way it’s eating you up inside everyday. Listen up to…

Less Balance And More Crowd Control!

If you’re interested in ‘balancing’ work and pleasure, stop trying to balance them. Instead make your work more pleasurable. Donald Trump I’ve never been particularly ‘fitness’ inclined; I did start a gymnastics class when I was a child and achieved a couple of ‘Coca Cola’ badges for my mum to sew onto my leotard (which…

Finding Balance (dispelling the myth)

   “We are not what we know but what we are willing to learn.” ― Mary Catherine Bateson So  maybe this is all a matter of semantics, but I’m pretty sensitive when it comes to language; I’m aware of the impact words have on the way we see and live out our very precious lives….

Swallow or Red Arrow – Which One Are You?

  Consistently do things at the same time everyday and find yourself a new person. Ann Voskamp I’m just going to put it out there; I don’t like the term ‘networking’, I don’t! Although I appreciate the need for it in business and commerce, it just speaks of fast and shallow and temporary and a…

Beauty and Bravery – Time to Take Flight!

A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness. John Keats It has been almost 35 years since I sat on my bottom bunk bed with my older brother and ‘asked Jesus into my heart’; it was probably 11 years later that I realised deeply and personally…

When you don’t know what to pray

Never before has there been a time when we have been subject to so much visual stimuli. We’re not wired to process these harsh images that our eyes scan and soak daily. Words and pictures of other people’s lives and worlds that we can choose to switch on and off to as we so please….

Bittersweet

I’m taking that piece of 85% decadent dark chocolate full of flavonols and flavour and I’m biting down hard because it’s good and full and rich – and a little bit bitter. This morning I woke up to a 6 year old using my butt as a pillow, an almost 4 year old with freakishly…