How to Beat Life’s Boredom

“Meaningless! Meaningless!” says the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless! Everything is meaningless.” Ecclesiastes 1:2 When it comes to life, humans have all kinds of idea as to what will give them the best satisfaction. Some think more money will give them pleasure. Others think power will give them everything. Some others think position will do the magic. […]

Costly Mistake

And don’t sin by letting anger control you. Don’t let the sun go down while you are still angry, for anger gives a foothold to the devil. Ephesians 4:26-27 This past week was a very difficult one for top Tennis player, Novak Djokovic. He was favored to win the just concluded US Open 2020 with […]

Weathering the Seasons

The righteous shall flourish like a palm tree, He shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon. Those who are planted in the house of the Lord shall flourish in the courts of our God. They shall still bear fruit in old age; They shall be fresh and flourishing, Psalms 92:12-14 I’m often intrigued by how […]

Weathering the Storm

Then Jesus arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Peace, be still!” And the wind ceased and there was a great calm. Mark 4:39 One of the amazing things to watch from the safe comfort of your home during storms is how the plants and trees respond to the strong wind. It’s […]

This Evil will Pass

I would have lost heart, unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Psalms 27:13 One man was asked how many scriptures he could quote off heart and he said two. One, he said, is: “It shall come to pass.” The other, “And it […]

Wakeup Call

Jesus told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field.  But while everyone was sleeping, his enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and went away. Matthew 13:24-25 Some situations come to us in life that we often wonder how and why. But unbeknown […]

Here and Now

It is better to be happy with what you have than to always want more and more. Always wanting more and more is useless. It is like trying to catch the wind. Ecclesiastes 6:9 There’s a disease called destination sickness. That is the idea that it is when we get certain things or go to […]

Magnify Your Calling

Paul: For I speak to you Gentiles; inasmuch as I am an apostle to the Gentiles, I magnify my ministry. Romans 11:13 Everyone in this life has something they’re called to do, and that calling is precious. It is special to each one. Yes, there may be many people with similar calling to yours, but […]

Aim for Excellence

Then this Daniel became distinguished above all the other high officials and satraps, because an excellent spirit was in him. And the king planned to set him over the whole kingdom. Daniel 6:3 Everyone has a vision, a dream, an idea. Everyone wants to do something great with their life. But one thing that will […]

Change the Atmosphere

About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, … Suddenly there was such a violent earthquake that the foundations of the prison were shaken. At once all the prison doors flew open, and everyone’s chains came loose.     Acts 16:25-26 During difficult times, the tendency is to be sad and sorrowful. That […]