Archive for May, 2012

Courage and criticism

May 30th, 2012

Here is a snippet from today’s Word for Today. It talks about handling criticism and having the courage to keep moving forward to achieve your goal… “Without courage we simply accumulate a collection of good ideas-and regrets. Most of our missed opportunities wouldn’t have been missed if we had been willing to push through the […]

Knowing who you are in Christ

May 29th, 2012

Knowing who you are in Christ is just so vital if you want to live a victorious Christian life. People who know who they are in Christ have a confidence and boldness about them when they take on the world. They also have a peace in their hearts that is not of this world and […]

Carrying eternity inside

May 27th, 2012

I woke up this morning with a sense of excitement inside of me. At first I couldn’t put my finger on it. Then I realised the best way to describe it is that I felt like I was carrying eternity inside me. I felt hope for the future. Peace for the present. Forgiveness and healing […]

Managing your time to be present with your family

May 25th, 2012

One of the things God spoke to me on when we had kids was to be a present daddy, not an absent father. As a result of this I decided to only ever work part time in my secular jobs (four days a weeks when we had a mortgage, less now we own our home). […]

Encouraged by hospital helpers

May 23rd, 2012

One of the things I have really been encouraged by since returning to the hospital part time is the number of volunteer helpers at the hospital. Many of these helpers are Christians I know from the local churches. They are at the hospital several times per week spending time with the patients in the nursing […]