For many people right now, with all that is going on in our world, they feel like I did in that dam. Out of their depth. Exhausted. Not sure if they can make it. And it is into that space that God speaks from his Word:
Sick & Tired
Sick and tired of this pandemic? Me too. But there is hope...
Silence is the Key
In a world where things are moving so fast, I realise that sometimes in life, you have to stop before you can truly begin, and that pressing pause to be still and reflect is often the best way to move forward in life.
He came to a broom bush, sat down under it and prayed that he might die. “I have had enough, Lord,” he said.
WANT TO HELP BUT DON’T KNOW HOW?
At Grace Family Church, we're all about loving God, loving people, and making a difference. But sometimes we're not sure HOW to make a difference. This video will guide you through some practical ways you can help during the Corona Virus pandemic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTab9GAeezw
The Church I See
(Adapted from Brian Houston - 1993) In 1993 Brian Houston wrote down a vision of the Church that inspired, and is still inspiring, the story of Hillsong Church. When I look at what God has done in and through Hillsong, and how much of what Brian saw back then has come to pass, it builds …
Toughest Mudder Texas
It’s 2:30 in the morning and I am struggling. My headlamp has gone out, and I’m slipping and sliding in ankle deep mud, cutting my hands on rocks and exposed branches as I fumble in the pitch dark. This was not part of the plan. My legs are tired, I’m cold and wet, and I …
How to Remain Unbroken in 2017
“What will it take for me to remain unbroken in 2017?”
President Trump. Please Prove Me Wrong.
President Trump. PRESIDENT TRUMP! It’s gonna take me a while to get used to that. It’s no secret I’ve never been a fan of DT. I find his manner, his arrogance, his misogyny, his xenophobia, his racist rants - all offensive. But regardless of what I think, he will be the next President of the …
3 Tips From A Hostage Negotiator On How To Handle Your Children
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zeqkfrRLyPI One of my favourite movies is a movie starring Samuel L Jackson & Kevin Spacey called THE NEGOTIATOR. It’s one of those old-school crime thrillers, and in the film Kevin Spacey is this masterful FBI hostage negotiator. Now the reason I tell you this is because some days - as a parent of …
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Help me get to OCR World Champs…
“I believe God made me for a purpose, but he also made me fast! And when I run I feel his pleasure.” ― Eric Liddell, Chariots of Fire. To friends and family, Earlier this year I was invited to compete at the OCR (Obstacle Course Racing) World Championships in Canada on October 14/15th. This has …
Parenting: When good enough is good enough.
We all want to be A+ parents, but sometimes a C- is good enough.