General, Motivation, Personal, Relationships, Sielsorg

The art of being alive!

You express your own divinity by being alive and by loving yourself and others -Miguel Ruiz- Born to be free and alive! Who and what we are today is to a great extend the result of the positive affirmation we received from certain people in our lives. If we look back on our lives we… Continue reading The art of being alive!

Adventure, Motivation, Relationships

Be the difference!

The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it.  -C.C. Scott- “the mental reactions of the inmates of a concentration camp must seem more to us than the mere expression of certain physical and sociological conditions. Even though conditions such as lack of sleep, insufficient food and various mental stresses may suggest… Continue reading Be the difference!

General, Personal, Relationships

Coffee-bean mentality / Koffie-boon mentaliteit

What shows when you are under pressure? More Answers! The wonder of crises and change is that it forces one to ask questions and wrestle with things, that you under normal circumstances would not do. The story is told of the egg, the potato and the coffee bean. The egg was put in the water… Continue reading Coffee-bean mentality / Koffie-boon mentaliteit

Personal

What’s happening? / Wat gebeur?

What? Why? When? How? / Wat? Waar? Wanneer? Hoe? What now? Wow! Can you believe it - January has quietly slipped by! During this past week someone said to me, "Shucks it’s almost time to take out the Christmas tree and decorations again!" Yes, time flies indeed. Recently, many people inquired about my wellbeing and… Continue reading What’s happening? / Wat gebeur?

Relationships, Sielsorg

Hart-loslating / Heart-detachment

Verhoudings beurtkrag? Ek is amper doodseker dat almal van ons wat in Suid-Afika woon die frustrasie ken van "loadshedding", "blackout", "power-down" of wat jy dit ook al wil noem. Die frustrasie daarvan is dat alles "af" is en dat jy baie min gedoen kan kry. Daar is letterlik krag vir niks.  As ek so na… Continue reading Hart-loslating / Heart-detachment

Adventure, Motivation

Dare to live / Waag dit om te leef!

https://youtu.be/NC7ickdTy8w Some fond memories / Van my mooiste herinneringe! Leef jy of bestaan jy net? Die herinneringe wat jy die langste gaan onthou is die waar jy jou grootste vrese oorwin het. ‘n Bejaarde dame het eendag vir my gesê; “Jongman ek is liewer 70 jaar jonk as wat ek 30 jaar oud is!” So… Continue reading Dare to live / Waag dit om te leef!

Motivation

MADE FOR MORE / GEMAAK VIR MEER

GEMAAK VIR MEER God wants spiritual fruit – NOT religious nuts! As jy eendag by die hemelse poorte aankom, gaan God nie vir jou vra; Aan watter kerk het jy behoort nie?Hoeveel maal het jy die Bybel deurgelees nie?Hoeveel maal per dag het jy gebid nie?Hoe gereeld het jy gevas nie?Wie het jy geken nie?Wat… Continue reading MADE FOR MORE / GEMAAK VIR MEER

Adventure, General

Noodhulptas / Firstaidkit 2019

Jou Noodhulptas vir 2019 Jou vreugde-noodhulpkis vir 2019! By geleentheid loop ek in 'n ou vriend vas en soos dit nou maar die gewoonte is, vra ek; "en hoe gaan dit met jou?" So met 'n frons op die voorkop, 'n diep beswaarde gesigsuitdrukking en 'n amperse snik in die stem het hy gesê; "Goed… Continue reading Noodhulptas / Firstaidkit 2019