Archive for May, 2008

Perspective

May 29th, 2008

My wife, kids and I went for a walk this morning around our local area. On the journey we saw this beautiful tall tree. It was about 60 feet high and had huge branches with lots of leaves on it. It was very straight and tall. I stopped for a bit and admired it and […]

No

May 24th, 2008

What are you like at saying no? If someone asks you to take on a new role at church, at the sporting club or to be a part of a new ministry, do you find it hard to say no? Do you ever say yes, even when you know you shouldn’t do it or it […]

Listening, really listening

May 20th, 2008

Sometimes I wonder if we have lost the art of listening, really listening. In our fast paced world where we jam so many things into our days, I wonder if we really stop and take the time to really listen to those around us. Sometimes I think we can fall into the trap of cutting […]

Theopedia.com

May 19th, 2008

I have added a new link to my links page today. It is to the Theopedia website. Theopedia is a lot like Wikipedia the online encyclopaedia, but it is an encyclopaedia of Biblical Christianity. I have found it useful when doing assignments or for general information about different topics. Here’s the link to the Theopedia […]

Homeschool questions

May 19th, 2008

In my last entry I mentioned we are a homeschooling family. A regular reader emailed me asked about our experience. As homeschooling is not the norm in Australia, I thought I would share a few things we have experienced. I have tried to answer most of the questions we have been asked. If you would […]