On Sept 2nd, I started on a challenge to run 5km in under 25 minutes, a goal of running a 5 minute/km average. I ‘m not a huge fan of exercise, least of all running so I started skating. That first week, I skated over 50km. As great as that sounds, it wasn’t the idea of getting […]
I remember the first time that someone asked me about my faith and I freaked out. I wasn’t sure what to say or how to explain it. As a new Christian all I had was ‘I just believe’. A powerful statement of my faith in the hope that Jesus offered but without explainable foundation.
I’m a doing type of person. I see something that needs to be done and start working on it. I’m focused on Action and I’ve often said that prayer without action will never change the world. I still believe in that statement but over the last few weeks, I’ve started to realise that I’ve missed […]
Yesterday, I finished my last day of work up here in North West NSW. We’ve finished cotton harvest, planted our winter crop and prepped the ground for next summer. It’s the end of one of the busiest times of the year. As I sit in front of the fire, I watch a new born lamb […]
I’ve recently started developing a web application in Laravel using the Twig templating engine and I ran into a problem trying to get the full page url as a variable in the template. I tried a whole heap of different options including those suggested in a Google search but they either didn’t work or looked […]