The Birthright

It has been a while since I have written on this blog. I’ve been busy with changes in life that will hopefully bring good outcomes. With changes come new experiences that can leave people ‘stuck in a moment’. In that moment we can make good decisions of we can make bad decisions. In Genesis 25:29-34…

God’s first response

Originally posted on Ontoxenos:
I sat and watch a little girl at a shopping centre playing. She was being a bit naughty playing with her brother’s toy until she was caught by her father. I could see by her reaction that she was being ready to get yelled at. She knew her father’s first reaction…

Loyalty and Diligence

As a talent coach, I understand that for some people loyalty is a very strong value. It is for me. When people show loyalty to me I greatly appreciate it. However, when I perceive that people aren’t loyal to me they very quickly find themselves outside of my inner circle. So this will in some…

Staying on track

When I worked with YWAM I was involved with many outreaches and outreach teams. One of the things that would be stressed in preparing people for outreaches was that things would go wrong. The first thing that the team should do when things went wrong was pray. It was a chance to get back on…

IHS 6 – The Natural Relators

Originally posted on ChristianBlessings:
We all have relationships with people. However there are some people that are naturally very focused on the dynamics between people. These people are what I call natural relators. I love natural relators. Most people do. If you are not a natural relator, like me, then many of your close friends…

Staying within the boundaries

After finishing school, I left my home country of Australia and went to South Africa for a gap year. While I was there I did some studies with YWAM. After my initial training (DTS) I felt that God wanted me to stay longer and formally study the Bible. That decision to stay changed my life.…