New Reading List

Every quarter, I host a book review challenge in my young adult group. Our book review sessions are competitive, engaging, insightful and most importantly, it supports our spiritual and personal growth. If you host a community or church-based group, I encourage you to incorporate a reading culture into your programme. In recent months, we’ve read and reviewed some really amazing […]

What’s Killing Your Purpose?

You were created for awesome, and awesome begins with knowing, pursuing and living out your God-intended purpose in life. To succeed, you must slay your purpose killers. Otherwise, they will destroy your ability to do what God sent you on earth to do. What’s killing your purpose? Average mindset is a purpose and passion killer. Average is NOT a good […]

What’s on Your Reading List?

An essential quality of leaders is their passion for learning. Leaders pursue their personal and spiritual growth. They don’t hang around waiting for life to happen to them — they chase life. One way they do that is to grow knowledge through reading. The power of reading Reading is an indispensable feature in the lives of those committed to their growth and […]

The Power of Vision

Vision is the platform on which you can live life to the full as God intends. Without a clear vision for your life, you will waste it. Unfortunately, many people live without intentionality and understanding of who they are, what they’re called to do or where they’re going. You cannot conceive what you don’t perceive. And until you conceive, you […]

Risk is Right: Don’t Waste Your Life

From Joseph: This post first appeared on The Story of Hope three years ago when I made a major and risky career change. This weekend, I was reminded of this post after speaking to my young adult group about the fear of risk and the Christian call to not waste their lives. I feel it’s worth a re-post. I was […]

Know Your WHY

Last weekend at the University of Nottingham, I spoke at a national conference to over 100 youths on disovering and fulilling their purpose, with a challenge to become intentional about their lives. Intentionality starts with understanding your purpose. Imagine a world where everyone knew their God-intended purpose and pursued the same with a great passion. Only people of purpose make […]