The temptation of this age is to look good without being good.

“The temptation of this age is to look good without being good.”

Everybody thinks about changing humanity. Nobody thinks about changing himself.

“Everybody thinks about changing humanity. Nobody thinks about changing himself.”

I dwell among the people

“I sought to hear the voice of God And climbed the topmost steeple; But God declared, “Go down again, I dwell among the people.”

9 things that make a difference on a long-haul flight

Photo: Hong Kong airport last Saturday, waiting for our connecting flight to Kaohsiung, Taiwan Most people only fly long-haul every couple of years for a holiday, if that, but for a few of us, part of our job… Read More

Scripture or Love – The false dichotomy created by the current debate surrounding Homosexuality

I’ve been too busy to be overly attentive to the furor erupting around the supreme court decision to allow gay marriage, but I’ve seen enough around facebook and through media streams to know it is becoming divisive. The… Read More

Spoken | Podcasting lite?

I’m a serial early-adopter, which basically means that if there is an interesting service online with a queue for trial testers, and enough buzz around the tech world, I’m probably on the beta list. For the last 12… Read More

Practise makes Spontaneous brilliance

I am not a person (by nature 1) who enjoys repetition. In fact, I thrive on changing circumstances. This has slowly shifted the older I get, but when I had a ‘sit-down-at-a-desk’ type job, I had to fill… Read More

Journeying through ‘With’ by Skye Jethani | Part 2

I’m working through an overview of ‘With” (US | UK | Anywhere else by Skye Jethani, read the previous posts here (Part 1) The next few chapters in the book relate to deepening the understanding of the postures… Read More

Getting things done 

Even before I was working in South Africa I was working in a reasonably self-directive environment. I don’t suspect I am a naturally organised person1, but I’ve developed some skills to pull it out of the bag when… Read More

The Leadership Switch | Noah Kaye

LIAM: I have begun to notice a trend in myself and I realised I was not alone. I’d be moving along in a process with those I was leading, trying to be discussional, create consensus, when suddenly we… Read More