Why should you be invited to life? Aren’t you living already? Or is there life beyond life as we know it?… Read the rest
Surely the Day Is Coming: Motivation for Watchful Living
“Surely the day is coming; It will burn like a furnace,” says the Bible.1 These words written by God-breathed inspiration nearly 2400 years ago is moving at the speed of light to its fearful and inescapable prophetic fulfillment.… Read the rest
Curse Words Children Use Rob Their Innocence
Curse words and dirty swear words have become fashionable. Movies, music, and friends make them common. But do they rob children of their innocence?… Read the rest
A Simple Speech on Helping Others
Respected elders and my dear friends,
Mother Theresa once said: “We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless.… Read the rest
School Assembly Say No to Drugs Speech
Respected Principal, Beloved Teachers, Dear Parents, and my fellow students,
I stand here at this school assembly looking at the faces of young students who are the future of our country, India.… Read the rest
Be Still As Your Success Mantra
“Be still” as your success mantra is easily said than done. People think that being still is to make one’s mind go blank and meditate.… Read the rest
Your Emotional Healing Will Happen in God’s Mercy
Has someone hurt you bad. It might have been years since it happened. The pain hasn’t gone away; has it? Is there anything beyond counselling help and the support of friends?… Read the rest
What Does the Excuse “I Don’t Have Enough Vocabulary” Mean?
What Does the Excuse “I don’t have enough vocabulary” mean?
First of all, it is another way of saying, “I have a problem with my confidence.”… Read the rest
Do You Know the Good News?
Do you know the good news?
Jesus came to bleed and die on the cross.
He died in your place taking your punishment upon him.… Read the rest
Was That the Last Knock?
A while ago someone rang the doorbell in my house. But no music was heard. It was not faulty but there was no electric supply.… Read the rest
When Problems Appear Bigger to You Than They Really Are
We have, it seems, an in-built microscope which magnifies problems to make them look bigger than they really are. Let us look at some simple steps to zoom them out to normal sizes.… Read the rest
Short Speech: What Is True Independence?
Independence is a popular word. But what is true independence? Let us look at some examples.
First of all, let us look at a child flying a kite.… Read the rest
Are Sermons About God or Are They to Make You Feel Good?
Popular preaching or sermons puts you in the centre, makes you feel good, and tells you that God is going to solve your problems and bless you.… Read the rest
Inspirational “I Will Not Forget You” Speech
If I were to tell you, “I will not forget you,” the chances are that I will. Life is busy and when other priorities get the upper hand, you will soon be forgotten once you are out of my sight.… Read the rest
A Short Speech on Greed
We all know the story of the greedy fox. Therefore, today, let me tell you something about greed. [Click this link to listen to the BPPS Podcast of this speech on YouTube.]… Read the rest
Poetry Recitation for School Competitions
See the YouTube videos of:
If by Rudyard Kipling | Stefan B. Peter
If by Rudyard Kipling was voted the United Kingdom’s favourite poem in a 1995 BBC Opinion Poll.… Read the rest
Put Off Your Old Attitudes and Put On New Attitudes
Attitudes influence our behaviour. It cements our character. And it can determine our ultimate destiny too. Therefore you need to learn to put off old attitudes and put on new attitudes.… Read the rest
Try Again and Again Until You Succeed
There is no success, no movement forward, no progress, no growth, and no development if you don’t try. So it is popularly said, “Try again and again until you succeed.”… Read the rest
If Faith Moves Mountains, Then I Can! The Power of Belief!
There is great power in belief, especially the belief, “I Can!” And there is great danger too in the belief that faith in “I Can” is a kind of a magic wand that can bring rabbits out of an empty hat.… Read the rest
Build Healthy Relationships Says School Leader in an Inspiring Speech
It is time once again for the flowers to bloom and the song of the birds to make music in our ears.… Read the rest
World Records Are My Favorite Food: Featuring Sydney McLaughlin
At the World Athletic Championships Oregon 2022, the mascot, Legend the Bigfoot, photo bombed Sydney McLaughlin while holding a sign saying: “World records are my favorite food.”… Read the rest
Chicken or Egg First When It Comes to God?
What comes first to your mind when you think of God? This is no chicken first or egg first question. If you do an opinion poll, the results would surprise you.… Read the rest
Do You Thirst for More?
Thirst! That one thing on which a huge industry of bottled drinks from purified water to carbonated soft drinks thrive globally.… Read the rest
Search Me, O God, and Know My Heart!
“Search me, O God, and know my heart,” is a prayer that should rise out of every sincere heart. There are several possibilities of this prayer.… Read the rest
Fun, Fight, and Flight, When Getting Children Ready for School!
“All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players”; so wrote Shakespeare. And he further added about the school boy thus: “And then the whining school-boy, with his satchel And shining morning face, creeping like snail Unwillingly to school.”… Read the rest
How to Turn Your Defeatist Attitude to a Victor’s Attitude
Victors, even when they have seasons of doubt, never yield to despair. Their attitude is not that of a defeatist one but one of a champion, a winner or a victor.… Read the rest
What the Stars Tell
The James Webb Space Telescope, no doubt an engineering marvel in itself, opened our eyes to the exciting world of stars and galaxies billions of light years away.… Read the rest
Who Will Show Me Compassion?
When people misunderstand you and question your good motives, what do you think you need the most? Perhaps a compassionate heart, an understanding touch, a word of comfort; isn’t it?… Read the rest
Speeches for School Children by Daniela B. Peter and Stefan B. Peter
This post features the YouTube videos of short speeches delivered on different occasions by Daniela B. Peter and Stefan B. Peter.… Read the rest
Do You Need To Be a Millionaire to Make People Happy?
You need not be a millionaire to make people happy. You can simply make a difference by saying a timely word.… Read the rest