Three Signs of a Powerful Vision

Here are three signs of a powerful vision. I’ve written before on The Purpose of Vision, and it’s become one of the most popular posts on this blog. So this is a follow up of sorts. A powerful vision statement provides purpose and direction, as I wrote about earlier....

George Mueller: Inspiring Quotes

Here’s a selection of our favourite George Mueller quotes. Mueller famously looked after thousands of orphans in Bristol in the 19th century. He had a unique take on fundraising in that he never asked directly for support, but simply prayed that the money needed would...

Pitfalls of Leadership

Last month I read the book Dynasty by Tom Holland. It’s a follow up to his brilliant account of the end of the Roman Republic in Rubicon. This sequel covers the lives of the first five Roman emperors; Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero. It’s a fascinating...

Letter to the Hebrews

The Letter to the Hebrews, like most other New Testament letters, has a fairly simple two part structure. The first part is a recap of some foundational theological truths (in this case the supremacy of Jesus, above any other person, priest or system). The second part...

William Wilberforce: Inspiring Quotes

Here’s a selection of William Wilberforce inspiring quotes. The man who campaigned for 20 years to abolish the slave trade has much to teach us on seeking God, prioritising time with Him, and committing ourselves to serve others. Read and be inspired: “The shortening...

Changing Limiting Beliefs

Here are six recommendations for how to go about changing limiting beliefs that you may be carrying. Uncover the belief. This sounds simple and obvious, but is actually a huge step. Discerning the beliefs puts you 90% further down the track than most people ever get...

Discerning Limiting Beliefs

Limiting beliefs has become a huge subject in the coaching, leadership and self-help arenas. Here’s some brilliant wisdom from the book The Unlimited Self on how to discern limiting beliefs you may be carrying in your life. Limiting beliefs are the stories our minds...

Duncan Campbell: On Revival

Duncan Campbell was a man used by God in successive waves of revival throughout the Scottish Hebridean islands in the 1940s and 1950s. The below video features Campbell’s testimony from one of the most famous of those revival periods, from the island of Lewis. After...

John Wesley: Inspiring Quotes

Here are eight of the most inspiring John Wesley quotes. I’ve been studying Wesley’s life for over 10 years now, and still find so much that inspires and challenges me in my life of discipleship and mission. Here are great quotes that cover his beliefs around prayer...