Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday, Christmas, Church, Christian, Ministry

GETTING IT RIGHT THIS CHRISTMAS

‘They were in the right place! They had arrived at the right time! They entered the house and saw the child in the arms of Mary, his mother. Overcome, they kneeled and worshiped him.’ Matthew 2:10   Claim your rights this Christmas!   1. THE RIGHT PLACE Christmas is a relocation…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

FIVE ESSENTIALS IN LIFE

1. PASSION TO PURSUE The pursuit of a dream is the beginning of life. Passion is the fire of your inner convictions that drives you onward in the pursuit of a noble dream and cause. Never have a dream that is not linked to a cause. 2. COURAGE TO CONQUER…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

RECIDIVISM

Recidivism is defined as the repeated or continual relapse into anti-social or destructive behaviour. Recidivists are people who: 1. HAVE BEEN RAISED IN A RECIDIVOUS ENVIRONMENT Sadly some peer groups and family environments can be destructive and instil poor behavioural habits.   2. HAVE BEEN VICTIMS OF DESTRUCTIVE BEHAVIOUR Some…
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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, 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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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, 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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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

COFFEE CULTURE

Sitting in a lounge chair in a Starbucks in Chicago, I am fascinated by the constant stream of people getting their morning hit of caffeine on their way to work. The line is constantly ten deep and never looks like reducing. I notice such a diversity of people with no discernible demographic…
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