I made the mistake once of asking God to help me learn to be patient... I don't know about you - but the way God usually goes about teaching me lessons is not to bless me with the character trait I ask for, but rather to lead me through opportunities to develop my character. So… Continue reading Walking With Perspective
Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind. Do nothing out of selfish ambition… Continue reading Who am I doing this for?
Man!!!!! Just when you think it's safe to take a breath, the enemy rears and attacks from the completely opposite direction. I'm tired! I'm tired of the onslaught. I'm tired of the constant battle! I'm tired of feeling the need to constantly be on guard. It's completely exhausting. In November last year, our family began… Continue reading He’s at it again
Don't you just wish that sometimes you had an emergency STOP button? When life starts to press in around you; when it's all becoming too hard or too overwhelming it would be so good to just be able to hit a button and make it all stop. Unfortunately, life is not at all like that. But… Continue reading Warriors: Activate
Have you ever had to do a factory rest on your phone? Something is not going right and the phone keeps freezing or there's a major glitch and the only way to fix it is to reset it to its default program - the basic, core elements that are loaded on the phone at purchase.… Continue reading Default Settings
As a worship leader, I have the responsibility and privilege of being on the platform in church most weeks. It is a job that I adore; that God has created me for; and that, most often, brings renewal to my soul. Well, worship in general does that, but doing the thing that God has created… Continue reading He’s always working
We recently travelled home (9 hours) to Sydney for Christmas with our family. The crazy, stupid people we are, we decided it would be great to drive overnight Christmas Eve. Aside from having obligations that required us to remain around til evening, our kids drive better overnight and we assumed that we would have the… Continue reading Holding Back