STEVE PENNY, KICKSTART, IDENTITY, CHRISTIAN LIFE, LEADERSHIP, CHURCH

WHAT REALLY COUNTS

In the list of precious materials being returned to Jerusalem for use in the house of God, we read the interesting assessment of two bronze vessels being as precious as gold: ‘…and two vessels of fine polished bronze, precious as gold.’ Ezra 8:27 Some thoughts on how these bronze vessels relate…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

EXTRA HOT COFFEE

I like my coffee extra hot. However, to get a barista to make extra hot coffee is almost an impossibility. Their hidden reason for not doing it is simple: it takes too long when things are busy. They never tell you that. Instead, they offer the reason that it burns…
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STEVE PENNY, FAITH, CHRISTIAN LIFE, CHRISTIANITY, VICTORY

BY FAITH WE ACT

‘By faith Moses, when he became of age, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter, choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God than to enjoy the passing pleasures of sin, esteeming the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures in Egypt; for he looked…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

ODE TO THE YAWN

A YAWN IS A SILENT SCREAM FOR COFFEE. A YAWN IS A SIGN YOU ARE WITH THE WRONG PEOPLE. A YAWN IS YOUR INNER LION ABOUT TO ROAR IN PROTEST. A YAWN IS A WOMAN’S SIGNAL THERE WILL BE NO SEX TONIGHT. A YAWN IS TO A PUBLIC SPEAKER WHAT…
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LET THE WEAK SAY…

The Bible is very clear on the power of our words. We learn that our words are powerful to achieve the promises of God in our lives. There are a number of things our words can achieve. 1. OUR WORDS ARE OUR WARDROBE Until you clothe your inner thoughts with…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

TRAVEL COMPANIONS

My life takes me all over the world and I am on a plane almost every week of the year except for annual holidays. After a while, you learn some tricks of the trade to make travel a little less arduous: 1. Learn the layout of the various planes and…
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THE PLANTING OF THE LORD

One of the most liberating truths found in God’s Word is the clear teaching on being planted by God in life. When you realise that God has it all worked out and has everything under control, you start to rest in Him and His divine plan for your life. Consider the…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

THE SLEEPING CITY

I spend a lot of time in cities around the world, and love getting up before dawn to watch these great cities awaken. I wander the streets searching in vain for a coffee shop that dares to start serving their miracle brew before the main rush begins. It is interesting…
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