Category Archives: Belief

Empathy

“Do unto others as you’d have them do unto you” How many times did you hear that growing up? It’s also in the bible (Matt 7:12) and I’ve done my level best to action it in life…. But…. In the … Continue reading

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Never waste a good trial

Recently I was knocked for six by a stomach bug that led to Gastritis and put me out of action for about 10 days.  I had a pretty transformational experience during this time. I prayed and felt clearly that healing … Continue reading

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‘Teacher’ – my tribute to my dad

My dad died a couple of weeks back. The funeral was last Friday. It was a true celebration of his life. A few people have asked to have a copy of my speech so I thought I’d put it up … Continue reading

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Mountains and Valleys

Does this resonate with any one? When you start your walk in life you seem to quickly develop a concept of mountain top and valley experiences. With it comes an expectation that to make a success of being human it’s … Continue reading

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Do less, tell stories. And all in good time embrace creativity, have faith, head the house, change perspective, be dad, lose plan b, ask for help. Delight. And wait…

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Letting go and letting God

Had an interesting experience last night. Asher, our 15 month-old boy, started having croup at about 9.30pm. We rung the doctor but in parallel I just felt really strongly that I needed to pray and not just rely on medicine. … Continue reading

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“The lost art of the sentence”

…this is a quote from Andrew Peterson during his interview with Randy Elrod at the Recreate Conference. Andrew is an amazing singer/songwriter and Founder of the Rabbit Room and quite the Artisan – he’s all about his craft. He was … Continue reading

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everything

so, no blogs since Feb….  I can, however, summarise my path as follows: spiritual and physical a father and a son domestic and untamed on the mountain and in the valley in the office and in the ocean logical and … Continue reading

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THE LOVE EP – OUT NOW – ALL PROCEEDS GOING TO HAITI – Finchley's MySpace Blog |

THE LOVE EP: Four stripped back songs all about love – recorded in one atmospheric late night session with two great friends on piano and guitar respectively. All the proceeds from this 4 track ep are going to the Mando … Continue reading

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'Strengths'

Been rereading my Strengths Finder results.  If you’ve never heard of ‘Strengths Finder’, you can check it at http://www.strengthsfinder.com –  it is one of many self-analysis thingamys out there – much like Belbin or Myers Briggs.  It’s incredibly accurate from what … Continue reading

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