A different kind of 90 days

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What people are saying:

“This is not just another devotional book, it’s a journey…” — Dave Arnold, author, Pilgrims of the Alley.

“Joseph’s daily words of encouragement and hope will inspire you to keep your eyes and heart on the Beautiful One!”— Eileen Knowles, writer and author.

Personal Sacrifice: The Cost of Greatness

Personal Sacrifices

In the second part of this series, we looked at another fundamental truth and principle of greatness: When you’re committed to your calling, you will pour all your heart into your work and service. Greatness demands everything from you. You can read the previous two editions of this series here and here. A step farther than purpose and excellence A life of excellence is fundamental [...]

Excellence — The Pursuit of Greatness


In the first part of this series, we looked at a core principle of living a life of true greatness — Know Your WHY. The difference between mediocrity and greatness firstly lie with having the understanding of your purpose. Purpose gives you the much needed drive to live meaningfully. Without it, you will ‘do so many things’ that will end up having little or [...]

The Difference Between Mediocrity and Greatness

Pondering Greatness

Three weeks ago, I had the privilege of speaking to a group of over 40 church leaders at a Christian leadership conference. These were men committed to serving God in their various local churches and communities. How do you call men already embodied with passion for Christ to a life of greatness and not mediocrity? How do you inspire leaders to aim for more —  in fulfilling [...]

An Urgent Message to Every Christian

Thus Saith the Lord

I boarded the train to work this week. Nothing unusual — this is routine, right? I was wrong. As I reflected on the devotion text I’d read earlier that morning, I felt an overwhelming sense of sorrow and burden in my heart. Not long after, God began to speak to my heart about the state of His Bride (the church and Christians). I started [...]

Leadership Toolkit: 3 Ways Leaders Grow


Great leaders pursue growth. They don’t wait for growth to happen — they pursue it. Whether you’re a father, husband, son, daughter, business manager, student or pastor of a local church, you have a leadership role to fulfil in this life. Our leadership naturally resolves around our sphere of influence — that’s where God has planted you to inspire others in your [...]

Tribute to my ‘Second Father’


This is not my typical post on this blog. This is raw, straight from the heart and head; from the heart because this is deeply personal and from the head because grammar is the least important to me right now. So if you find any typos, you understand why. Struck down but not destroyed Two weeks ago, we were getting ready to travel [...]