Be Prepared For Criticism As An Influencer

If you are in a position of influence or leadership be prepared for criticism, even from your nearest and dearest. It happened to Moses, it could happen to you. You cannot please everyone, not even God can do that. read more →

Is It Wrong to Complain to God?

On their three day journey from Mt Sinai to the Desert of Paran the Israelites go back to their old habit of complaining to each other. They had complained before in Exodus 15:22–17:7 but God did not respond as sternly as He did here. A year had past since then so Israel should have known better and trusted God. Instead of being content and grateful for the divine provision of manna, the people complained to each other rather than bringing their concern to God. read more →

Learning From the Wisdom of Others

Life is better when you do it together with others. You can encourage, build up and learn from each other. Proverbs 13:20 (NLT) says: “Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble.” read more →

Waiting For God’s Lead

Jeremiah tells us that God’s plan for us are “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” (Jeremiah 29:11). Sometimes we may be tempted to jump ahead of God when things seem slow or nothing seems to be happening. read more →

Thinking Differently About Retirement

What are you looking forward to the most in your retirement? No more work? Quality time with the family? Finally going on that dream holiday? How about coaching and mentoring the younger generation or helping those who are in work? read more →