Category: Devotional

WE FEAR NAUGHT BUT GOD

The following is a devotional taken from my upcoming 30-day devotional book. To pre-order your copy click here The Recces, South Africa’s Special Forces Brigade, were an elite counter-insurgency special operations unit that specialised in long-range combat reconnaissance and unconventional airborne operations. The Recces carried out several combat operations in the Rhodesian Bush War, South…

Death or Glory

Thank you so much for visiting this page. I have just completed writing a 30-day devotional book that I’m sure you are going to enjoy. “Death or Glory” takes some of the most awesome military mottos and pulls them through the Scriptures, imbibing them with new gravitas and deeper meaning. I find so many mottos…

6 Signs Your Procrastination is a Sin Issue

While the Bible doesn’t mention the word procrastination, the wisdom literature is filled with warnings about depending on tomorrow. We are told that it is foolish to speak or act as if tomorrow was our possession. This is really the essence of procrastination. Now we are not talking about strategic planning here, or wisdom in…

What I Never THORt About Jacob and Esau

Jacob and Esau; few sets of siblings have had such an impact on world history. The three major Monotheistic religions of the worldall own these brothers as part of their own story. It was in a group study on these two characters from Genesis that I realised the most offensive part of their story is…

Do Runners Have an Inside Scoop on the Faith?

This past Saturday I did the Soweto Energizer Race. Don’t get too excited, I only did the 5km, although it ended up being 7km. Seeing all the runners and thinking about things I overhear my many super-zealous runner friends say, I can’t help but see parallels to the Christian life. Scripture compares the Christian life…

Your Real Klout Score: Your Wife

Late last year my attention was drawn to a website called Klout: The Standard of Influence. The website gives you a Klout Score and defines it like this: “The Klout Score measures a person’s overall online influence on a scale of 1 to 100, with 100 being the most influential. Klout’s system analyzes multiple social…

4 Way to Grow in the Year to Come

A new year is upon us. In just over two weeks we will be enveloped in all the hustle and bustle of 2014. Now you may think a New Year post like this is a bit early, but do read on. Assuming you plan on making new year’s resolutions, I have a four suggestions here…

Dealing Biblically with Shyness

In your younger years would you most likely be clinging to your mom’s leg? Did you kind of bob your head behind those in front of you when the teacher was looking for a volunteer? Still doing that now? Shyness and overpowering self-doubt are apparently very common, and they can be paralysing. But it doesn’t…