Fixed mindset v Growth mindset

Thought Leaders Series: 2019 The issue with religious folks (all faiths) lies in their understanding and interpretation of ‘reality’. For religious folks reality is subjective, therefore events and history is subjective. In other words reality is seen only through the theological or doctrinal tenets of their ‘sacred text’. The issue here is that these sacred …

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An interview with Angela Middleton (Group Chair and Founder, MiddletonMurray)

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 Following the launch of our TED-Ed Club which kicks of in Sept this year, I received requests for information about Healingsprings fellowship and my background. This podcast is part of a series of interviews with politicians, business leaders, and professionals on their career journey by Group Chair and founder of MiddletonMurray, …

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From Gilgal to Jericho: from aid dependency to self-sufficiency (Joshua 5:9-12)

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 The Lord said to Joshua, “Today I have rolled away from you the disgrace of Egypt.” And so that place is called Gilgal [shame or reproach] to this day. While the Israelites were camped in Gilgal they kept the passover in the evening on the fourteenth day of the month in …

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Exodus: from order to chaos

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 The redactors of the Old Testament, take us on a journey from the book of Genesis, where Yahweh brings order into a chaotic world (in their telling of the creation myth), into Exodus where Yahweh introduces chaos into the order, in his quest to deliver them, owing to his covenant with …

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Do You Understand What You Are Reading?

Thought Leaders Series: 2018 In order to understand the Bible, one would need to understand the underlying principle or worldview of its contributors. One of these principles is centred around the concept of objectivity, also referred to as the Objective Reality in some quarters. By way of definition, largely, objectivity means the state or quality …

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