One of my core values is to exemplify a culture of honour through brave communication. Effective communication comprises respectful listening and not diminishing another person’s voice. By resisting the fear that you will not be heard, you build a firm foundation where you can begin effective communication. One of my greatest peeves is when a […]
Lest We Forget
It is Remembrance Day in Canada, a day where we honour the memory of those who lost their lives so we could have freedom. We also honour our current military on this day as well. Every year, the following is recited at Memorial sites in just about every town and city on November 11. “At […]
Psst, Heard Any Good Gossip Lately?
Are you your friend’s greatest cheerleader and promoter, if not, why not?
I Might Disagree With You But I’m Not A Hater
There is an alarming trend in the world, where the phrase ‘disagree with’ is synonymous with the word ‘hater.’ Hater is a strong word; it polarizes. It permits people to be aggressive toward those they consider to be ‘haters’. When you believe someone hates you, it puts you on the defence, and you feel you […]
Can’t We All Just Get Along?
Church harmony doesn’t need to enforce bland uniformity or cause the stifling of genders, spiritual gifts, or voices. Was Paul telling the church of Corinth to stifle it and settle down? I don’t think so. Let’s read 1 Cor 14:33 in context! Video Transcript (Video below) [00:00:00] Welcome to Daily Bible promises with a Twist. […]
How Well Do You Receive Encouragement?
A few years ago, my pastor publicly honoured me for my contribution to the local body as well as my international internet ministry. She did so just as I finished sharing a brief testimony to God’s goodness during a corporate time of sharing. I was scurrying back to my seat when my pastor called me […]