If only our hearts and minds were as easy to upgrade as our smartphones! How lovely it would be to plug yourself in at night and wake up almost brand new on the inside? Increased tolerance, joy 10.0 and lower ‘freak out’ mode! Yes! This would be especially handy doing away with annoyances in the… Continue reading Software For Your Soul
It’s hard to ask this question without singing the words to the tune of the famous song by The Clash. The lyrics are actually a very appropriate take on how i feel about living in South Africa: “It’s always tease, tease, tease You’re happy when I’m on my knees One day is fine and the… Continue reading Should I Stay Or Should I Go …?
Single (especially Christian single) people are forever being given advice on how to prepare themselves for marriage/dating. There are tons of books, dvd’s and podcasts giving tips for successful singledom, urging singles to get their act together in preparation for this impending life-long commitment to ‘someone’. For example: “Get rid of debt” they say …… Continue reading What If I Told You You’ll Never Get Married?
Sometimes i like to sit and look through some of the photo albums that my mom put together throughout my childhood. For someone as nostalgic as I am this is actually a form of torture, so why I do it I’m not sure. Like many of you, I had an absolutely wonderful childhood, I have wonderful… Continue reading Loving life when it gives you the finger.
You all remember the copy-cat game ‘Simple Simon’ right? For those of you who don’t know what i’m talking about, I’ll quickly quote Wikipedia’s description. Simon Says (or Simple Simon Says) is a child’s game for 3 or more players where 1 player takes the role of “Simon” and issues instructions (usually physical actions such as… Continue reading Jesus Says: Put your hands on your head!
Anyone in the world can tell you what they don’t believe in. Fewer people can tell you what they DO believe in. Very few can tell you WHY they choose to believe or not believe what they do. Who are you? What is your purpose? What is life about? Why do bad things happen? What… Continue reading Think! Ask! Know!
I’m sure you also have moments when you think ‘What’s the point?’ Moments when you don’t see the significance of doing something ‘nice’, for example, especially for someone who has annoyed you, or maybe for someone who you don’t think will appreciate it or even notice that you’re doing it. We’re often tempted to throw… Continue reading Okay, sometimes it’s about you!