People of a higher realm

In life there are many people who enter our world. Some stay and become partners and friends on our journey of faith. Others leave almost as quickly as they came. Still others seem to hang around just long enough to cause trouble and pain. I have come to the conclusion…
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Pressure

Pressure comes into our lives in a number of ways. A. The pressure of circumstances These pressure come and go throughout life and can be very disruptive and challenging. My response to circumstantial pressure is the famous quote, “this too will pass”. B. Seasonal pressure. In life there are various…
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Room with a view

We checked into our room at Air on the Gold Coast on the 30th floor. The views along the beach back to Surfers Paradise are amazing. However the furniture in the room had been arranged so that everyone could sit and watch TV. Which meant that we all had our…
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The window of freedom

I am sitting on the 19th floor of my hotel looking out to sea at the Island where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated for such a long period of time. His years behind bars must have seemed an eternity to him and certainly appeared without hope. And yet one of the…
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Segways – the cool transition

I am sitting here at Sun City in Sth Africa watching people get from one point to another on these cool machines called Segways. You can hire them here to take a ride along the wonderful bush paths. They have become somewhat of an icon with new sayings being adopted…
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LIVE FREE THROUGH FORGIVENESS

I FORGIVE YOU Life was never meant to be complicated. In our church we have a statement of purpose that says we exist to; Love God – Love People – Love Life. Sounds simple enough and yet many of us struggle to stay in love with life. I think it…
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FAITH & A GOOD CONSCIENCE

1 TIMOTHY 1:18-19 That you may wage the good warfare, having faith and a good conscience. I am convinced that longevity in the Kingdom of God is sustained through balancing a life of faith and keeping a good conscience. Sadly I have watched too many people endeavoring to live great…
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POWERFUL PRAYER

THE A TO Z OF PRAYER PEOPLE OFTEN NEED A FRAMEWORK TO STAY FOCUSSED AND EFFECTIVE IN PRAYER. THE EFFECTIVE FERVENT PRAYER OF A RIGHTEOUS PERSON ACHIEVES MUCH. I USE MY “A TO Z” OF PRAYER, WHICH INCLUDES ALL FACETS OF THE LORDS PRAYER. USING THIS LIST ANYONE CAN PRAY…
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