Running the race with endurance


“Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, 2 looking unto Jesus, the [a]author and [b]finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despisingContinue reading “Running the race with endurance”

Dealing with uncertainty


As the year starts one of the sure things is that everyone is uncertain of how it will end. Someone is starting school and does not know how it will end. There is someone who is planning to quit his/her current job and start a new one and is uncertain how it will turn. AContinue reading “Dealing with uncertainty”

10 things not to pursue


There are things that one should not actively pursue or out more effort on them because they are subject to the laws of diminishing returns. This means that the more one puts effort to pursue the lesser the returns or the lesser the rewards. This is “The Backwards Law” which has been explained in chapterContinue reading “10 things not to pursue”

Light tomorrow with today


   “Light tomorrow with today” Elizabeth B. Browning   Tomorrow depends on today. What you do today not only impacts today but consequences of today will be experienced tomorrow. Much pain that is experienced today is mostly a consequence of actions done yesterday. Resolve to take actions that will lead to better tomorrow. Gather theContinue reading “Light tomorrow with today”

How to be more optimistic at the start of the year


To have a fascinating start of the year one must have optimism. Optimism is seeing the better and the bright side of life. Successful optimists tend to be more include towards viewing the good things that are happening in their lives which empowers them to be more productive and focused than pessimists. The following areContinue reading “How to be more optimistic at the start of the year”

6 books to read as you start new year


The following are books which I usually read when starting out a year to keep me focused and in check. The books suggested are from different authors and backgrounds. The books focus on different areas of life and provide perspective into life and work. The five books are: Person picking book on bookshelf, Source: UnsplashContinue reading “6 books to read as you start new year”

What is your armoury and do you protect it?


I recently had a conversation with an army colonel in a barrack. Being an inquisitive fellow I had a lot of question for this huge fellow. I simply wanted to know too much. So talking to this huge colonel was flattering. One of my queries was what was the most important place or feature whichContinue reading “What is your armoury and do you protect it?”

Ten lessons in Ten years


A time like now or a day like today ten years ago I gave my life to Christ. In lay man language I became a born again Christian; that is a Christian who loudly confesses Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour. I must say that this was my sixth or seventh attempt to get bornContinue reading “Ten lessons in Ten years”