Tag: wildatheart

In the UK at the moment, there is a definite change of season. The air has caught that cold streak that hits you in the morning and you are all…

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You’re probably like me- a man with a strong desire to be something. To be someone. Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs puts significance as one of the highest human needs. We all…

Read the Post“Hi, I’m a nobody.”

There is a chapter in the bible that tells 3 stories. (Matthew 14) The first story is about John, the cousin of Jesus. He was in prison and under armed…

Read the PostMurder, Food & Wet Feet

My children are 5 and 7 years old. A boy and a girl. We wanted more but a lengthy battle with fertility meant that we were many years behind our…

Read the PostPride & Joy

There are times in our lives when we feel like something is not right. You can’t put your finger on it. But something feels wrong. As much as there is…

Read the PostLife & Death

I go to church. I enjoy church. I enjoy the unity and fellowship that it brings. But church for me is not just 11am on a Sunday morning. It is…

Read the PostDivide & Conquer

These next 4 blogs will form a small series on what God is directly talking to me about. They aren’t slick or polished, but instead they come straight out of…

Read the PostHeart & Soul

Ask 100 people what the word ‘father’ means to them and the answers will be diverse: kind, loving, angry, passive, fun, distant. Many will have a good word, many will…

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Band of Brothers Today I carried a coffin. A baby coffin. It broke my heart. It wasn’t heavy but we held on so tight we had white knuckles. Standing shoulder…

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Stay patient and trust the journey Have you ever followed someone’s directions to a place? Not a GPS signal or an address. But verbal instructions – turn left after the…

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“We lose ourselves in the things we love. We found ourselves there to.” I came across this quote last week. A simple, but profound few sentences. Sometimes they are the…

Read the PostLose yourself

As part of my last job, I was on the interview panel for potential staff joining our school. I worked with students to interview applicants and our section of the…

Read the PostWhat is your life motto?

I have purposely not posted any blogs over the New Year celebrations. It would have been so easy to write a ‘live your dreams in 2016’ blog or a slick…

Read the PostAdventure is Dangerous