That Should Brighten Things Up

This speaker could really have done with something to brighten things up. The time seemed to drag. He kept on talking and talking, which wouldn’t have been so bad, but the tone of his voice wasn’t that engaging and the content he delivered was truly boring. Something about something being something that something would need […]

Read More That Should Brighten Things Up

Acceptance: A Challenge

Jesus says some really interesting things. Come to me, I will give you rest, take my yolk, learn of me, my yolk is easy and my burden is light. Whoever comes to me, I will never cast out. These and other sayings and experiences in the ministry of Jesus makes it clear that He is […]

Read More Acceptance: A Challenge

Soften Your Heart

Apparently nobody wants to be gullible. It’s good to be smart and not fall for anything. At the same time, though, in that bid to stay ahead of the pack and not fall for anything, there’s also a move towards cynicism that suggests it’s not good to stand for anything … other than an approach […]

Read More Soften Your Heart

Year Fourteen – Stronger

True strength can be experienced when we acknowledge we have no strength at all. People can go through experiences and emerge from it. This is not an indication that they are stronger. The thing about being strong for some is about a brave face, not giving anyone a hint of vulnerability or pain. This encourages […]

Read More Year Fourteen – Stronger