What do those three words mean, exactly? Or, I guess, more accurately: what are you trying to tell me when you say those words?
What most of us want more than anything else is to be loved. From the time we are born until we are old it's the one thing that we crave. We can have a relationship with God and feel fulfilled but still feel lonely, because we're created to be around people, to socialise. Our spirits... Continue Reading →
This is a very different blog to what I normally write. Normally I have the week to think about what I write about and a topic presents itself; but this week I haven’t had the time. Why is that? Today I enrolled to study a tertiary degree. I know this maybe doesn’t sound like a... Continue Reading →
When I was little I thought I had a superpower. I could sense when things were going to go wrong, or something bad was about to happen. My success ratio was flawless. I thought I could see the future. I kept this knowledge to myself, because I knew, even at a young age, that I... Continue Reading →
I act like both; literally like I'm two people. One day I command my domain like the captain of a ship, the next I quietly strategise all the pieces into place like a chess-master not giving away his secrets.
How we've been treated as we grew up influences our inner voice, and the life we create for ourselves is directly affected. If we've been abused, be it physically or emotionally, this can be a negative thing.
It’s a long road from the overwhelming abyss to freedom, but there will come a day when you can look up – and see that the darkness you’ve been surrounded by has been broken by a tiny pinprick of light.
Everyone has an opinion. Some are more vocal about it than others, some hold opinions that may align with facts more than others, but everybody has them. Opinions are good – natural even. From where you stand, what you’ve seen and heard, it follows that you are going to put what you know together –... Continue Reading →
It's a proven fact that a community can be sustained as long as the people continue to build each other up and continue to do so even when one person stuffs up in a major way. In a place of refuge (not escape) we hear each other out and help where we can.
‘Then He said, “What is the kingdom of God like? And to what shall I compare it? It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and put in his garden; and it grew and became a large tree, and the birds of the air nested in its branches.”’ - Luke 12:18-19 I’ve heard... Continue Reading →