Tag: Books

Sunday Summary (19th September 2021) – Learning to drive, cook and read whatever I want to read!

This week we said goodbye to ‘hello fresh’, for those who’ve been following for a while, you will know that for the last year and half (basically, since lockdown all began) we have been trying to learn how to cook. So we subscribed to a meal plan subscription service which gives us 5 meals to…

Read more Sunday Summary (19th September 2021) – Learning to drive, cook and read whatever I want to read!

Fighting for a clear desk!

Since lockdown started around a year and half ago, my desk has undergone several upgrades and transformations! But one thing that keeps happening, no matter how many new toys and gadgets I get for my work space, be it plastic plants, screen stands, candles or drawers…the desk inevitably gets messy. Ideally, I would start work…

Read more Fighting for a clear desk!

The Reading Wishlist

The truth is I have too many books on my reading Wishlist, and given the rate at which I add more on, it is becoming increasingly unlikely that I will ever get round to completing it. At one point, I split my Wishlist into fictional and non-fiction. It is ridiculous! Furthermore, there are some books…

Read more The Reading Wishlist

What is the Leadership Mandate?

Hebrews 13:7 and 8 give us a mandate for all Christians in regards to their relationship with their leaders. “Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith. Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.” As Christians we…

Read more What is the Leadership Mandate?

Personal Growth and Study Projects

Over the last few years I’ve undertaken a few self-initiated study and personal development projects. A couple of examples: – Working through Wayne Grudem’s Systematic Theology book, taking notes and reflecting on the questions for each chapter. – Taking an online course at Biola Learn on Spiritual Formation and reading through Robert Mullholland’s books all…

Read more Personal Growth and Study Projects

What disturbs you?

One of the things I have found is that God likes to disrupt areas of my life where I am not trusting Him completely. Be that in my work, relationships, hobbies or even in my spirituality and religion. It is so easy to fall into the trap of (attempting to) “put God in a box”.…

Read more What disturbs you?

Using a Prayer List

I’ve not really ever been one for using a prayer list, but over the last few weeks it’s beginning to take root in my daily walks with God. I’ve been following the prayer method explained in the book ‘How to Pray’ by Pete Greig. P-Pause, R-Rejoice, A-Ask and Y-Yeild. It’s been a great read and…

Read more Using a Prayer List