Day 19 – #21daysofthanks

“Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus” (I Thessalonians 5:18, NIV).

Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus. – 1 Thessalonians 5:18

Day 14 – #21daysofthanks

Day 14 – #21daysofthanks Today I am not feeling well – I can feel a migraine brewing, and I find this quite ironic given today’s task.  We are asked to write about how the challenge has changed your perspective thus far.  And quite simply, I’d normally be panicking because I don’t usually get migraines.  I have… Continue reading Day 14 – #21daysofthanks

Mentoring Letter 435 Facing Reality

Mentoring Letter 435 Facing Reality Mentoring Letter 435               Facing Reality “Life is a series of problems. Do we want to moan about them or solve them?”  M. Scott Peck I am unashamedly an optimist.  I see the world through rose coloured glasses.  Being a typical golfer with the belief that the next round will be… Continue reading Mentoring Letter 435 Facing Reality


Today, I am grateful for: That I am slowly but surely learning that I can control my thoughts, my reactions to live.  I can believe the best and hope for the best, because God has promised us the best.  Not easy – just the best. That I have the most amazing family. That I have walked this… Continue reading #21DAYSOFTHANKS – DAY 8


We are in the throes of an extremely chilly cold-front that has hit our normally quite warm little coastal town.  The temperatures this morning must have been just above 5° Celsius.   It is cold.  As I got up early this morning to get ready for the day, and I felt how cold it was, I… Continue reading #21DAYSOFTHANKS – DAY 4

A revolution!

Yes, I have been harping about positive thinking, and being grateful for what you have in life for a while now.  And the more blogs I read, the more I am aware of what is going on in social media, the more I am becoming convinced that finally we have cottoned on (or perhaps still in the… Continue reading A revolution!

Talking to yourself…

Romans 10:17: So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. You see, it is not only the Word of God that will create long-lasting impressions in your mind, heart and soul.  It was what you allow yourself to hear that will dictate the quality of your life, thoughts and spirit. Ever since… Continue reading Talking to yourself…