Benefits of Coaching to Achieve Your Intentional Dreams (by Dr. Scott Francis)

  Can I ask you two questions? First question: Have you got an intentional dream yet? There are two answers to that first question. Some people answer with “Um, not really…well…maybe…I’m not sure you would call it an intentional dream…what do you mean… (long pause)…” Or they answer, “You bet I do!” Second question: Have you got a coach […]

Change Your Mind, Change Your Life (by Dr. Ken Smylie)

“Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.” Romans 12:2  As a licensed counsellor and prayer minister I see a great need in my clients and the greater society for the renewing of the mind. So many minds are troubled and full of fear […]

7 Ways To Master Your Mindset

We tend to look outward for the ‘bad guys’ that are sabotaging our happiness, fulfillment and advancement in life. It is easier to cast the blame on others or on unfriendly circumstances. This may feel good at the time, but does little to move us towards God’s best for our lives. Our greatest enemy is our […]

Go As Far & As High As You Can Go In Your Vocation

Recently a friend voiced a question that a lot of people are asking: “No one actually pursues their dreams or their dream vocation these days, do they?!” Behind this question are many other questions that people are asking in our current job market: Is it really possible to do work you love that positively impacts […]

Freedom Is Not Free- Remembrance Day 2015

Remembrance Day is always personal in our home. My paternal grandfather Jack Parkman enlisted at the age of 19 and served in WWII. He apparently was injured during a blackout in the European theatre and was discharged. Such were the horrors of the sacrifices he and others made that he would rarely speak of his […]

REFUEL by De-Stressing Your Finances

The way we think about money can either deplete or engergise us! It’s phenomenal how much the Bible has to say about finances- there are approximately 2350 verses that have to do with wealth, money, and possessions. God wants us to learn how to handle our money in a way that reduces stress, blesses others and […]

REFUEL by Giving Yourself Permission To Rest

In our culture, we wear busyness like a badge on our chest, when in reality it’s not good for our souls; in fact, in today’s culture it’s a much bigger problem for most of us than slothfulness or laziness on the other end of the spectrum. When we are not rested we loose the sparkle […]

The Benefits of Overlooking An Offence

We’ve all been offended by the intentional or unintentional words of others. We like to nurse an offence. We like to pull it out over and over again and look at it. We like to tell anyone who will listen to us about it. We allow it to corrode our joy. Proverbs 19:11 says, “Good sense makes […]

Your Associations Determine Your Destination

One of the biggest factors in getting refuelled and staying refuelled is deciding who you allow to influence you– and in what ways you allow them to influence you. The book of Proverbs makes it clear that not only will we encounter people that are wise and supportive to our life mission, we will also encounter […]