Bad things happen when good men sit and do nothing (Some lessons from faith against opposition)

This morning as I was going through my library I found an ancient letter dated 21 December 1942, directed to the Secretary of Defense in the office of the then U.S President (Please don`t ask how I got that letter). It was written by a very brave man called Gilbert A. Cargill. Attached to this […]

If You Want To Become A Pilot.

The average member of the public has an outdated perception of what it is to be a commercial pilot. If you are an aspiring pilot, I hope these posts are motivating you and providing you with guidance on what you are embarking on before you commit huge amounts of time, energy and money. It’s worth […]

Every Great Dream Begins with God

I love talking about aviation.It is a genuine passion I have but I feel more energy when I talk about God and how aviation relates to Him.He is my highest passion.Sometime ago in the year 2009, I was at Charles Prince airport in a ground lesson and we were having a debate on the origins […]

STOP FEELING SORRY FOR YOURSELF – YOU ARE NOT DISADVANTAGED.

“Black people are useless in nature and incapable of flying” This is a direct quote I took from the movie Red Tails, a movie that tells the story of how black aviators fought racial segregation and eventually became distinguished airmen. You should watch it! In the time era portrayed by the movie, very few whites […]

Malaysia Flight 17 And The ‘Silence’ of God

It can only be a serious level of insanity act when a grown man pulls the trigger and shoots down a commercial airliner. Boy, what happened to this world? What wrong had the passengers and crew on Flight 17 done to deserve such a cruel punishment? It’s a crazy world full of cruelty. Conflicts are […]

Bon Appetit

An old Cherokee is teaching his grandson about life. “A fight is going on inside me,” he said to the boy. “It is a terrible fight and it is between two wolves. One is evil – he is anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego.” He […]