LEARN TO “NOW SAY”

2017 – FRIDAY 6 JANUARY LEARN TO “NOW SAY.” Psalm 118:4 Let those who fear the Lord now say, “His mercy endures forever.” “Now faith” works when you learn to “now say”. The power of the gospel of Jesus Christ is in its declaration. If you believe with your heart…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

PARADISE LOST

I am an early riser and love to walk to our little local coffee shop and have devotions overlooking the bay. I have to wait until 6:30am before they will make me a coffee, as they don’t open until 7am. It is so peaceful until around 7am, when the owner of…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

‘NO PROBLEM’ OR ‘MY PLEASURE’

Having recently flown from South Africa to the UK, I have noticed a big difference in service between the two nations. In South Africa, the response to your thank you for service rendered is always, “My pleasure Sir” followed by an expectant pause waiting for a tip. In England, the response…
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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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Steve Penny, Sickness, healing, Christianity, faith

WHEN SICKNESS SHRINKS YOUR WORLD

The impact of sickness on a person’s life is immense, and brings certain negative effects that must be recognised and guarded against. It is possible to recognise and stop the downward spiral that sickness can cause. SELF FOCUS Sickness always causes a person to focus on themselves and their ailments….
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Passivity of Pessimism

Pessimism is one of the great immobilizers in life. Pessimism has four negative mantras. 1. It won’t work 2. It can’t happen 3. It isn’t right 4. It’s not for me Pessimism is not an accident or a circumstance, but an attitude developed over a period of time. It is…
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Generosity

I am constantly amazed at people who live life cautiously and with a calculated and stingy attitude toward all they do. I believe the Bible shows us that “Life in Christ” is to be lived as an abundant overflowing expression of the fulness of heaven. Let me share some thoughts…
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Think More

Talking to a friend recently who made the comment – If I had more money I would be able to help so many people. I love the sentiment expressed – but dislike the prevailing attitude. So many people are waiting until they get more – before they begin being a…
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