There is a fine line between simply empathising with another person’s state and fully rooting your own emotional identity in their experience. So how do you deal with the overwhelming emotions projected by others around you? How do you ensure that you do not root your emotional identity in the emotions of another person?
We use and hear the phrase ‘brace yourself’ which is said to have evolved from the verb form of ‘brace’: “To make (a structure) stronger or firmer with wood, iron, or other forms of support". ‘Brace’ then evolved to "brace yourself" which translates to doing something physically to keep yourself from falling over or being … Continue reading Grace yourself
Technology is a tool and like any tool it can be used for good or for bad. A knife can be used for cooking, a hammer or axe for building, but both can be used for harm. The tool has no morals or values, it is the user that brings their morals and values to the use of that tool. This is the same with technology. The psychologist in me makes me understand another aspect of the use of technology as a tool. Anything that we use creates or exerts a degree of change in us, whether we realise it or not. For example, when you constantly use a pen or knife, after a while you may see an impression on your hands and fingers. Similarly, our use of technology creates impression marks on our minds which primes us for future activities, decisions, habits, expectations and relationships.
Hey friends! Get your diaries out, here are a few upcoming events! March February! Events Are In Chronological Order SOUL SAKE DATE: 07/02/2015 TIME: 5:30-8PM LOCATION: CROYDON Three simple words "HAVE YOUR WAY" can change your life forever. We need to surrender ALL to God and allow Him HAVE HIS WAY in our lives. … Continue reading Upcoming Events in February and March
It's Father's day and so well wishes are due to the wonderful Father's out there. I don't know about you, but Father's day has always been tough for me. Coming from a single parent home where my mum essentially played both roles and as the eldest, I was often the second caregiver to my siblings supporting my mummy. … Continue reading Where Is Your Honour? |Father’s Day
Please watch the video – I do ramble on about really useful stuff lool. The video is there for those who prefer to ‘listen/watch’ so you have no excuse. I have summarised the key points below for your reference – but again I encourage you to watch the video as there are some things I … Continue reading Help…I Have Bible Reading Issues
An old (September 2013) video with a timeless message. Do watch and be encouraged if you are in university or going to university. 'You will have a greater purpose at your university than just obtaining a degree' JOIN ME AT THE UNIVERSITY POWER CONFERENCE FOR CURRENT UNIVERSITY STUDENTS AND PROSPECTIVE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS. 29/08/2015 LONDON … Continue reading Women Of Worth Goes To Uni
Wow guys, the day is finally here! I am in Beijing. 13+ hours, 5070 miles away from Home. I am really excited for what the next 4 weeks have to offer me and what I have to offer to China. I'm so appreciative of this opportunity and forever grateful to those that have supported me … Continue reading First Things First – Beijing 2013