Take It To The Limit

(One More Time) No one knows their limits because what was your limit yesterday is no longer your limit today! You’ve grown and your limits have too! What God does, however, when you are at your limits of time, patience, strength and talent is extraordinary. This is where the greatest

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Leadership Lesson #4 – Shred the List

‘And that’s another thing they did’- is you building a case against someone you no longer get on with! ⁣ ⁣ You have decided not to let them off the hook but to hook them more by collecting ‘data’ on them, even though most of what they do is not

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Leadership Lesson #5 – Stop Following Your Passions

If you followed your passions you’d either create an ice cream store or be in a whole lot of trouble. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Your passions are like avocados,⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ – BOTH HIPSTER- ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ yet ? some are easily past their expiry date ? some are too hard to cut through right now

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Leadership Lesson #6 – The Curse of Being Low Maintenance

? You never get the PRAISE you deserve because the people who should buy you pressies are too busy responding to those who are demanding pressies. You’re left with a deficit of praise and honour. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ ? You never get the MENTORING you deserve because those who should be

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THE 7 STAGES OF LIFE

THE 7 STAGES OF LIFE encourages us to pinpoint the transitions of life from one decade to the next and run strong in the current season!  Some of us have received such little guidance (and all of us have never walked this way before), that we get easily stuck in

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SHAKE IT LIKE A POLAROID PICTURE! (The Next You)

When someone says ‘I’m going to try and find myself’ I think to myself ‘NOOOO’- you probably won’t like who you find! The Bible isn’t big about finding yourself, its big about DEFINING yourself! When you take the Authentic You and mix it with the New You, you get the Next

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THE TRUTH DIET

DAVE’S NEW BOOK ‘THE TRUTH DIET’ IS NOW AVAILABLE ON KINDLE EBOOKS!  THE TRUTH DIET CONTAINS OVER 180 PROTEIN CAPSULES OF WISDOM AND TRUTH FROM BOTH THE MUSINGS OF THE HIGHLY CREATIVE AND INTERRUPTIVE MIND OF AUSSIE PASTOR DAVE GILPIN, AS WELL AS DEEP INSIGHTS FROM THE WORD OF GOD. 

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THE MINDMAP INTRO

MINDMAP- Change your mind, change your world!  Inside every Person’s Mind are Fields of Dreams, Floods of Emotion, Trains of Thought and Cities of Habit. The Skyline of your Mind will determine the Skyline of your Future.  Romans 12:2 tells us to ‘be transformed by a renewing of the mind’

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Step Maker

A lot of us think that there’s a giant leap of faith that we have to undertake in-order to follow God through the wilderness and into our own personal Canaan flowing with milk and honey. Yet no one has ever undertaken a leap of faith either within the Bible or

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Rage Against Beige

Pastor Dave Gilpin has a theory that many believers were more ‘exciting’ before they believed than after they believed! Before they were rescued by Christ, they spent their weekends painting the town red. Now they spend their weekends painting the church beige!  Why is that? Believers should be the most

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THE BENCH

Sometimes, to encourage and motivate a church or a christian, you tell them to come down off the spectator stand and come back onto the field of play! Yet, there’s a small slither of land that’s just outside the limelight and away from the camera lenses that we ignore to

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Going Back is not Going Backwards

Sometimes you’ve got to go back in order to go forwards. Yet we are all a little scared of going back for fear of going backwards. No one wants to do that. Going back, however, is not the same as going backwards. It’s preparing you for going forwards.  God told

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UPSIZING

What to Do After the Storms are Gone The place where you live and breathe is too small for you. It fitted yesterday, but it doesn’t fit your future. The only way out is to upsize. The prophet said to the woman about to die, go into your neighbours households

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Your Mind, Your Will, Your Future

Your future may already have been marked out by a generous, all conquering God but it only unfolds as we are ‘transformed by the renewing of your mind’. It’s not just what you believe that counts but what you think about what you believe. And to change that takes the

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A.D.H.A LIVE IN SAN DIEGO

Dave Gilpin takes his confessional truth that he doesn’t have ADHD, he ACTUALLY has ADHA- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity ASSET! He believes that if you put all of your weaknesses on the back of a dump truck, 50% of them would be mythical- they simply don’t exist! Preached live at AWAKEN

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