Do the work! Part 2

Do the work! Part 2

  Being late, another area where we let ourselves down (this is one of my bug bears!).  Why would we be late? Not just one of those rarities when there’s a motorway accident or your car has broken down. I mean when you’re one of those people who are...
Do the work! Part 1

Do the work! Part 1

How many times have you heard people say “fail to prepare, prepare to fail”? Hideous right? Especially when that comes from your mother or another authority figure. I often heard this from my mother and teachers alike. Completing coursework, meeting...
Faith – Let it Go!

Faith – Let it Go!

  How is it that we are challenged, to live our lives by what we say we believe? If The Lord is a strong tower that we run to for shelter, why do we feel buffeted by life? If he has clothed the Lilies of the field why do we worry about our outward appearance...
Stuck in a rut?

Stuck in a rut?

Ever been stuck in a routine that’s going nowhere? Two weeks ago I decided to change up my fitness routine from the usual two sessions of circuits a week. I have been doing this now for 2 years and although my fitness level has definitely improved I needed a...
They make it look so easy

They make it look so easy

Have you ever watched an artist at work? By artist I mean the visionary, entrepreneur, musician, singer, craftsman or sportsman at work. They make it look soooooo easy! A few months ago, I did a series of teachings on the subject CORE! C- commitment O- organisation R-...
The Orchid and the Almond Tree

The Orchid and the Almond Tree

Luke 9 57 On the road someone asked if he could go along. “I’ll go with you, wherever,” he said. 58 Jesus was curt: “Are you ready to rough it? We’re not staying in the best inns, you know.” Jesus said to another, “Follow me.” 59 He said, “Certainly, but first excuse...
Diversity…

Diversity…

God is committed to diversity, God never makes two things the same, snowflakes, flowers, trees, dogs, cats, its endless, not just the species are different but in the same specie they are all different. God didn’t decide to do that, that’s the way he is, that’s how he...
Decisions Decisions

Decisions Decisions

  I have been studying a book calls time warrior, which has really assisted my approach to managing life in a way that comes from being who I am, whilst doing what I have to do. Life can be overwhelming and with the seemingly never ending list of time management...
Are you dressed for where you are going to?

Are you dressed for where you are going to?

  A few weeks ago I was on a journey and decided to pull into a small cafe to get some refreshment. Being an ordinary working day I and many others were dressed in what you could call normal attire, or at least attire that for with the venue we were seated in. In...

12 Steps to greatness!

Who am I? What do I want out of my life? These are my strengths These are my weaknesses Here are 3 words that best describe me now Here are 3 words that best describe the person I want to become These are the things that currently irritate me about my life This is...