The power of switching OFF…

We all need to switch off at times. Most of the time when we think of power we think of turning something on, creating something that will make things work faster or more efficient. But what if I told you there was power in switching off? I know it’s hard to believe it is true. [...]

If today were my last….

What defines me? What do I align myself with? What causes my spirit to leap with joy? Do I allow my circumstances to define me? We all have choice, we all have free-will. We are given numerous opportunities to decide to do one thing or another daily. I can choose to sit and stare off [...]

In the quiet whispers greatness is born…

“What I tell you in the dark, say in the light, and what you hear whispered, proclaim on the housetops.” Matthew 10:27 ESV Inspire me Lord, I need another article to write. I am out of scheduled articles. Help me Father…Speak to me…give me something to write… Write from your heart my dear child. Your [...]

Be yourself…

“Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself”. – Coco Chanel Do your emotions dictate you? I am a naturally quiet person. I don’t like to share my feelings all that much. Deep down I think it is because I am afraid of my own emotions, what if they scare me, what if I [...]

A life outside the box.

“The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique."                    – Walt Disney A life outside the box. We tend to put ourselves in boxes. I know I do. I box myself into the things I should be doing and the [...]

A sense of urgency….

Sometimes we need a sense of urgency to get things done. I find I can easily spend my days wandering from one task to the next and it’s not until it’s almost school pick up time that I realise I have half done quite a few things but not actually finished much. I need a [...]

My Child…

My child, my dear sweet child. I know your fears; I know what makes you worry, what keeps you up at night. I understand all that you think. I know your thoughts. I know what you will do and what you will say. I have planned it all. I fear not that you think you [...]

Book Review – ‘Greater’ – by Steven Furtick

I recently finished reading the book 'Greater' by Steven Furtick from Elevation Church. I had started this book a few times only to get interrupted part way though, so this time I made a conscious effort to read it from start to finish without starting any other books in between. I can say I am [...]