Author: Luke Farrugia

Why am I telling you about Curry?

Ok, so I know this is out of character for this blog. I am usually contemplating theological, personal development or entrepreneurial ideas (or just posting cool things about my son), but I was talking to a few friends of mine that I know through one of my work projects and the conversation somehow turned to vegetarian food and I recommended curry as a great place to start. Wanting to make it as accessible as possible I just sat my phone in a tiny tripod next time I was making a curry and made a short video out of it. Rather than let the video collect dust on my underutilized YouTube channel I thought I would share it with you too....

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A late night lesson

As I write this it’s late on Friday night.  I’m tired and Seth is asleep. He is a great kid but this is one of those nights where he didn’t want to sleep and was just generally grumpy, therefore mum and dad are very much “on duty”. I happened to be the one holding him when he finally gave up the teary battle and went to sleep. While I was holding him and swaying back and forth making sure he was definitely asleep, it struck me how I am with God sometimes. Just like Seth, sometimes in my humanity...

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Introducing Seth!

Today is a very special edition. By now you all know I am a dad but I thought it is finally time to do a formal introduction. If you are the kind of person who groans at proud parents sharing baby photos, you may wish to look away.Having said that, I have tried to make the video short’n’sweet, so you may wish to try your luck and see if you like it 😉 Thanks to everyone for your love, prayers, support and understanding as we adjust to parenthood. Enjoy the...

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The Power of Good Copy

Have you ever stopped and thought about the power of the written word? It is timeless and unlimited. You can tell your story to an unlimited number of people and if you select the right words and put them in the right order you can move the reader to decision and action. One of the very best examples of this is a short email written by Derek Sivers, the founder of cdbaby.com. While his company was growing he took a little time to change the default shipping notification email from a very boring “Your order has now been dispatched”...

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In search of Copernicus

In Search of Copernicus Last Sabbath I had the privilege of preaching at my local Church. You can listen to the audio on this page or download the mp3 at the bottom of this post. As I was praying about what to preach I started flicking through Evernote (oh how I love Evernote… to quote one of my favorite authors,”It is like my external brain”) I came across some observations that I had made about the Sermon on the mount last year and felt impressed that it was time to expand that into a sermon. Thats exactly what I...

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