'My servant Caleb has a different spirit.' Numbers 14:24 NIV Caleb was truly remarkable. No retirement plan or rocking chair for this guy! At 85, he dreamed of owning his own mountain in the Promised Land. And even though there were giants living on it, they didn't discourage him one bit. When the people … Continue reading How to destroy dream killers
When my grandson, Jimmy, was 4 or 5, we asked him what he wanted to be when he grew up. “I want to be a machine,” he said without hesitation. When we asked him why, he explained, “Well, you can replace the parts in a machine when they wear out.”
Many times when I talk to couples who are frustrated in their marriage, how their spouse reacts to or helps/hurts them in reaching their goals comes up. I've heard couples tell me, “We’re getting divorced because she is holding me back.” One woman told me, “He just isn't on board with what I want to do with … Continue reading How to be a Team in Marriage.
A Fijian student in China named Jadeine Whiteside is now living the dream of becoming a fashion designer. She won a bronze prize on Wednesday at a national fashion competition for international students in Shanghai city, China. The competition was the first of its kind in the country and the event had about 40 foreign students … Continue reading How A Fijian Student Built Her Fashion Designing Dream.
"Opportunity" they say, "knocks but once". How true is it that you and I only have just one chance to do something important or profitable? This is discouraging. Heraclitus the philosopher said: "No man ever steps in the same river twice...". This is arguably a white lie. We are pushed by this belief towards making hasty decisions in difficult … Continue reading Don’t let your opportunity become theirs