The times have watched someone skilled, talented and influential not only not see their own potential, but get oddly comfortable with lives empty of dreams are uncountable. But the only thing holding us back from our ideas changing our world is usually just us. The reason we don’t become rock stars is because we never played […]Read more "…our desire for rock stardom."
Sitting and watching two kids play Mario Kart. One was going completely the wrong way and constantly driving into the water. The other was in second last place, but at least he was going in the right direction. The race went for almost four times as long as it should have with no real chance of competing […]Read more "God is REALLY good at Mario Kart"
The fruit of our labours. Sowing and reaping. Supply and demand. Uncommitted families. Divorce rates. Bored young people without purpose or identity. Ignorance/bliss. Hedonism. Comparison, graceless law. Laziness, stressed out desperate last-minute attempts. What are we watering our trees with? What are we putting in our soils? What have we been working really hard on […]Read more "Abortion Makes Sense Because Our Soil Is Rubbish"
We walked into an old school, two story house in the middle of a neighbourhood a little bit out of the centre of Kyiv, Ukraine. Inside we sat down to an amazing soup lunch served by two ladies, both with Autistic children. We were slowly informed by our translator that this was one of the […]Read more "Ukraine and a fight for dignity."
the kingdom of God is like the best teacher in the world, who could find a job anywhere, anytime, anyone – in fact could have been a doctor. But decides to teach the lower level classes. This teacher is an incredible teacher, who gets excited when their students go up a level and understand everything […]Read more "Love. Teach. Empower"
The trinity is one right? and to be one they must have the capacity to think about the other members more then themselves. Serving and giving and being selfless is quite important to being one. What about the line Christ says – Love one another as you love yourself? I’ve always thought, to what extent? […]Read more "How the trinity will change the world."
The kingdom of Heaven is like a village that stays just above the poverty line by producing almost pure alcohol from sugar cane. With the proceeds the village people clothe and educate their children (at least a little) and put food on the table. As a part of a land locked country with on the […]Read more "A cross road. Double entendre."
This evening i spent a whole hour on the verge of tears and laughter without doing either. I walked into a soup kitchen with 7 new friends to serve however we could. Having no clue what would happen, we arrived in amongst the singing of birthday songs. Side point: I love Australians. I love how […]Read more "Being lost amongst the found and found amongst the lost."
I’m reading a biography on Pol Pot. I read “Shaking hands with the devil” – the book written by the leader of a UN peacekeeping corp that sat and watched as Rwanda exploded in a racial genocide – I have also read Peter Maas’ experiences in the midst of the Bosnian war as a journalist, I […]Read more "The PEOPLE we decide aren’t really PEOPLE."