Happy New Year! Right now it’s around 3pm in Australia on January 1st 2023. A fresh year, a new month, another day. It’s common to come up with New Years resolutions at the start of every year. We think about what we want to do next in our lives and what kind of improvements we… Continue reading What Will You Do Next?
Did you ever have a mentor, a teacher, or a manager that you admired or looked up to? What was it about them that made you inspired? I had a manager who I admired because of the virtues they displayed – integrity, fairness and honesty. I had occasion to confer with them again today after… Continue reading Follow the Leader
Have you ever heard of the saying “Home is where Mom is”? I remember reading that a few years ago and thought about my own mother and realized how fitting a saying it was. Women, mothers, bring a unique contribution to the home. They can bring a godly, calm and uniting spirit within it. Proverbs… Continue reading Home Sweet Home
Have you ever had to empathize with someone going through a hard time and found it difficult to know exactly what to say? Empathy is the ability to understand the feelings of another. I think we all have a basic need to be understood. When we feel terribly about something, being understood by someone else,… Continue reading Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.
Do you remember pop quizzes at school? I found them stressful because you never knew when the teacher would put you to the test. I knew I should have, but didn’t always, study consistently to be prepared for these quizzes. It’s been a long time since my school days. However, I find that I’m still… Continue reading Testing times
It can be hard sometimes to make decisions. We could be confused about what to do. Or it could be that we’re facing life-changing choices and we’re unsure about the best steps to take. It’s good to seek advice when you’re not sure what to do. We can always go to someone we trust. For… Continue reading Words of advice
Do you ever wish you could have everything you want right now? Sometimes we can be impatient when trying to achieve our goals. We want to get to the finish line as quickly, and with as little fuss, as possible. But often, we come across detours, and sometimes we fall over and our journey is… Continue reading In His time
Sometimes it’s hard to express exactly what we’re feeling. Have you ever reached out to someone when you’re overwhelmed only to be let down? Maybe they didn’t understand what you were trying to say. Or they didn’t empathize with your feelings. GOD understands us completely. He knows what we’re feeling even if we can’t articulate… Continue reading He listens to your heart
Do you like puzzles? Each puzzle piece is important. The final picture would never be complete if even one piece were lost. Each one of us is like a puzzle piece. We make connections and complete the bigger picture for someone else. We each have something that meets the exact needs of someone. There are… Continue reading Essential parts of life
Have you ever been a situation that seemed impossible? You’re stuck with no way out. Then, somehow circumstances changed and there was a way when there seemed to be no way. The Bible is full of examples when God came to the rescue of His people. Who can forget the miracle in Exodus when God… Continue reading When there seems to be no way