Friday, July 19

Tag: meditation

Personal Life, Uncategorized

I’ve got a control issue!

Ever wondered why you like to be in control? You may not be a 'control freak' but if you don't have somewhat of a control issue then you are probably not fully human! We have an innate desire to control our environment, our lives, relationships and, well, pretty much everything! In turn we fall in the trap of things controlling us; our money, our performance, habits, desires and, well, pretty much anything! Yet, if we could resist the slightly freakish internal control demand for a moment we might discover some powerful tools that will break this control issue. In the words of Clay Scroggins in his book ‘How to Lead in a World of Distraction’ you need to ‘Turn down the noise long enough to be curious about what’s inside of you.’ As we turn down the distracting white noises ar
Personal Life

Chew it over

But they delight in the law of the lord,meditating on it day and night. Psalm 1:2 Our brain needs to be mulling on things constantly, but not just any old thing, good things, as what we meditate on we become.  Feed your body junk food regularly and you will look like it!  Feed your mind with junk and you become like it. What we feed our brain will be chewed on without us consciously thinking about it. Feed it enough and of the right stuff and it will benefit you 24/7.  It will live on in the subconscious moments of the day and night. The Holy Spirit can only bring to remembrance what has been put in us.  So give Him something to work with.  Put the Word in your mind and work it out in your life. Coal becomes a diamond when under pressure.  A gem is produced from scripture when it