If you are aiming to succeed in life get rid of the habit of telling excuses.
As a school student, the first step you can take is to stop giving excuses to your teachers on not completing your homework and not submitting your assignments on time.… Read the rest
A new year with many unknowns. Eager expectations on one side. Worry and anxiety on the other. How can I move forward with courage?… Read the rest
Bless the LORD, O my soul!
For who he is, Mighty God who is holy!
Bless the LORD, O my soul!… Read the rest
If you ask people what brings success, you will hear a lot of answers like hard work, perseverance, luck, ambition, and a host of other factors.… Read the rest
“Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit,” says the LORD of hosts.1
You can bounce back from defeats always.… Read the rest
If you procrastinate you are living on credit you can never pay back. For time is a limited resource and there is not anything that can replace time lost.… Read the rest
On a high window sill stood two flower pots. One had a wild red rose full of thorns in it. It was in bloom.… Read the rest
Chocolates are not lollipops. Of course they are not; but both can be enjoyed in a traffic jam in the skies.… Read the rest
Readiness is a prerequisite to capitalise on opportunities in life. If you are prepared you might find opportunities suddenly present itself to you.… Read the rest
New Year is a time of promise of a bright future ahead. It is a time you love to leave behind the baggage of the past and take new resolutions for the year ahead.… Read the rest
You are not a loser because God loves you.
You are not a loser if you believe that you can put in one more effort, one more try, one more attempt to do something in which you have already failed many many times.… Read the rest
Have you tried to find satisfaction in work, in play, in entertainment, in relationships, in love, in pleasures, and even surfing the internet or chatting in social media platforms?… Read the rest
A mother comforting her child is the picture God has used to tell us that he cares.
A mother’s comfort is not just about calming our troubled minds.… Read the rest
Standing still is difficult. It does not come naturally to any one of us. Like a child who has just learned to walk; our hearts and hands constantly try to grab things fast.… Read the rest
It’s never too late to start. You should turn your back to the past and walk forward in hope. If it is strength for the journey you are worried about; it is God himself who will be your strength.… Read the rest
It is an Organization’s unique approach to work that helps shape its culture. Building a world class culture in an Organization is like growing a tree.… Read the rest
One of the questions commonly asked in my training sessions is this: “What will others think about me?” Whether it be professionals or students they share this same concern.… Read the rest
Self-doubt can defeat you.
How can you tackle self-doubt? Let us look at seven steps to do so:
Look at the worst that can happen.… Read the rest
God-given dreams often have humble beginnings. A small seed of hope sown in one’s heart is what grows, produces branches and fruit and multiplies.… Read the rest
Yes You Can
Great achievements follow when your pursuits are fuelled by the I Can belief and attitude. When this combines with enthusiasm and perseverance you become unstoppable.… Read the rest
The truth will set you free if you stop looking at your past and lost opportunities to the new thing that God is willing to do in your life.… Read the rest
Other than fear, the greatest paralyzing factor in life is perhaps discouragement.
You should fight against it and conquer it.
Never wallow in self-pity.… Read the rest
Talk for Yuvavani, All India Radio, Thiruvananthapuram.
Date of recording: 25 February 2011
Radio Talk: Life Lessons from Cricket PDF
Cricket World Cup 2011 will showcase some of the great talents of cricket.… Read the rest
As many colours are there so also are there many lenses with which to view success. Each will show a different image; coloured by the way each person likes to see success:
Success!… Read the rest
It is with hopes and aspirations, dreams and ambitions that you are on this Campus this morning. You are raring to go.… Read the rest
Joy is more than happiness. While a lot of good things make us happy; joy is not attached to things or achievements.… Read the rest
The words of authority of the Risen Christ, “I have placed before you an open door that no one can shut,” 1 has put strength in the hearts of countless men and women down through the centuries.… Read the rest
It is quite natural to be anxious about your children. Your children are God’s gift to you. So they are precious.… Read the rest
When Nadia Comaneci won the first perfect ten in gymnastics in the 1976 Montreal Olympics* it stunned the world with amazement.… Read the rest