Monthly Archives: October 2013

Clutter vs Simplicity

Today I spent some time thinking about why I had dropped out of my routine. I had started to discipline myself and had a schedule so that I could priortise and do the first things first. Although I had grown … Continue reading

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Nothing to Prove: The Universal Right to be Beautiful

“There were people thrice her size on the Trenton platform and she looked admiringly at one of them, a woman in a very short skirt. She thought nothing of slender legs shown off in miniskirts–it was safe and easy, after … Continue reading

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One (…a poem for Zambia’s 49th Independence)

Zambia has enjoyed 49 years free from colonial rule. It has been years of peace and we pray God continues to bless us. A poem I wrote to celebrate Zambia’s Independence… You held my mum in soft, warm, brown hands … Continue reading

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Between the doors: patience during the unknown

Increasing our faith is necessary when God closes one door and opens another. It is in between those doors that our faith is developed – TD Jakes So we have completed the ‘Reconnect’ series for now….Just as I finished typing … Continue reading

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Authenticity: Being the True You!

“How easy it was to lie to strangers, to create with strangers the versions of our lives we imagined.” ― Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Americanah Americanah is an amazing book. It got me thinking about the multiple identities we can have. Adichie writes in such … Continue reading

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In search of Peace: Reconnect: Day 7

James 4: 17 17 If anyone, then, knows the good they ought to do and doesn’t do it, it is sin for them. You know those great ideas you have that never get taken forward…both big and small. That nice gesture … Continue reading

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In search of Peace: Reconnect: Day 6

James 3: 13 – 18 13 Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. 14 But if you harbour bitter envy and selfish ambition in … Continue reading

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