Well, firstly you need to ask yourself, “What am I worrying about?” A study was done recently about the things that people worry about.… Read the rest
Well known psychologist, Daniel Goleman has done a lot research on the components of success, especially in the work place. His conclusion is that Technical Skill and Intellectual Intelligence (or IQ) are very important, but that the quality of Emotional Intelligence (or EQ), is the most essential.… Read the rest
What we need to realise is that anger can cause great damage and so therefore it is essential for healthy relationships that we get our anger under control.… Read the rest
Many studies have been done about what some of the factors are of those that perform well in the arenas of business, music and sport. What they discovered was that it’s not so much your intelligence, your gifts, your talents, your appearance, or your background.… Read the rest
Peter Daniels has quite an amazing ‘rags to riches’ story. You can read about it in various resources available on his web site. His story has been an inspiration to many thousands of people.
Throughout Peter’s life journey he learned many lessons for doing well in life, including the principle of effective goal-setting.… Read the rest
Bob Buford is the author of the best-selling book Half Time: Changing Your Game Plan from Success to Significance. He is also the founder of the Half Time ministry, and of Leadership Network, an organisation dedicated to innovation in leadership.… Read the rest
Dr. Arch Hart, co-founder of the Hart Institute, has written a very good book on Adrenaline and Stress that is worth reading. Dr. Hart is well known for his ministry to churches through psychological training, education, and consultation. A former dean of the School of Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary, he is now retired from full time teaching.… Read the rest
Jan Hettinga’s book Follow Me: Experience the Loving Leadership of Jesus is an excellent challenge to truly ‘follow’ Jesus, not just believe in him.
Here are a few of his insights, worth reflecting on …
- The ultimate issue in the universe is leadership.
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The last two days, we’ve had a look at a prophetic forecast for 2008 and some microtrends. While we’re speaking of trends, here are a number of resources that you might find helpful when thinking about and contemplating the future …
- The Barna Group, an organisation led by George Barna, dedicated to pulsing the culture from a Christian perspective and to spotting emerging trends affecting the Christian church.
Mark J. Penn is one of the most respected and sought-after analysts in the world. He has spent over thirty years as an adviser and polling analyst to major corporations and heads of state. He has done research for people such as Bill Gates, Bill Clinton, and Tony Blair.… Read the rest
Hugh Mackay is a highly respected Australian social researcher. His latest book Advance Australia Where? gives us some interesting insight into where Australia has come from over the last few decades and what some of the trends are for the future.… Read the rest
" … a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in spirit and in truth." [John 4:22-24.… Read the rest
“God has given each of you a gift from his great variety of spiritual gifts. Use them well to serve one another.” [1 Peter 4:10-11. NLT]
“For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.” [Ephesians 2:10.… Read the rest