Resolutions for 2015? How do you succeed? Why do you fail?

One of my resolutions this year is to read through the Bible in one year. I do this with an APP (BiOY), where Nicky Gumbel (a Vicar from England) puts readings together from the Old and New Testament and then he writes a very good (in my opinion) explanation about these chapters and how weContinue reading “Resolutions for 2015? How do you succeed? Why do you fail?”

Take a break

  How do you know that you need a break? Have a look at this foto: What comes to your mind?     When I was studying many years ago and working as a teacher, I felt the stress very often – I would even say almost constantly. There was a lot of pressure toContinue reading “Take a break”

Core values

„As you run around struggling to check your daily „to dos“ off your list, it’s easy to lose sight of what’s really important –your core values. Take the time to check in with yourself. Take a sheet of paper and list your values and then ask yourself if you’ve done or said anything recently thatContinue reading “Core values”

Merry Christmas!

    “Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” William Arthur Ward The three wise men brought presents to the king of kings: Jesus Christ. They expressed their gratitude. How do we express our gratitude on Christmas? Jesus Christ is the real present to the world. HowContinue reading “Merry Christmas!”

One life to live

Last week I finished reading an e-book about people at the end of their lives: what they wanted to say before they die and what was important for them – also some things what they maybe never expressed to other people before. Honestly – it was one of the most depressing book I have everContinue reading “One life to live”

The Law of The Garbage Truck

Originally posted on Morning Story and Dilbert:
Vintage DilbertJuly 14, 2000 How often do you let other people’s nonsense change your mood? Do you let a bad driver, rude waiter, curt boss, or an insensitive employee ruin your day? Unless you’re the Terminator, for an instant you’re probably set back on your heels. However, the…

Solving…

Here comes the solving of the quiz from my last post =) Do you know the answer now,  looking at this picture below? I live very very close to it =) I think it was last year when I went with my bike to find this spot: I wanted to take some pictures. The trickyContinue reading “Solving…”

What is important? A story of a little boy

Just read this little story. I found it very touching and want to share it with you.  A man came home from work late, tired and irritated, to find his 5-year old son waiting for him at the door.  SON: “Daddy, may I ask you a question?” DAD: “Yeah sure, what is it?” SON: “Daddy,Continue reading “What is important? A story of a little boy”

The gift

Originally posted on Morning Story and Dilbert:
Vintage DilbertFebruary 17, 1997 A young man was getting ready to graduate from college. For many months he had admired a beautiful sports car in a dealer’s showroom, and knowing his father could well afford it, he told him that was all he wanted. As Graduation Day approached,…