A Greater Purpose

About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them. Acts 16:25 One question we often ask when we find ourselves in unpleasant situation is why me? Why is God allowing this to happen in my life now? What did I do to warrant this? […]

A New Paradigm

I long to see you  … (Romans 1:11 )  If there’s one thing the lockdown from Covid-19 pandemic has taught us, it is this: We need each other more than we think. It is now we realize how much we really need the people, places and events we didn’t regard previously. It is now we […]

Sunday is Coming!

The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid,  for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified.   He is not here; he has risen, just as he said.  Come and see the place where he lay. Matthew 28:5-6 Two days ago, we celebrated Easter … albeit on a very low […]

At Times like This

Jesus went out as usual to the mount of olives. His disciples followed him. When they reached the place, Jesus spoke. “Pray that you won’t fall into sin when you are tempted,” he said to them. Then he went a short distance away from them. There he got down on his knees and prayed. He […]

Don’t Lose Heart

Therefore we do not lose heart.  Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly  we are being renewed  day by day. 2 Corinthians 4:16 We could easily lose heart if we looked at the challenges of life we’re faced with every day, not to talk of the Covid-19 pandemic. We could easily be overwhelmed by […]

DEALING WITH DISRUPTIONS

Jesus got up, rebuked the wind and said to the waves, “Quiet! Be still!” Then the wind died down and it was completely calm. Mark 4:39 There are storms in life. Some come through hurricane, others come through crisis. The whole world is presently going through one right now, with so much disruptions. Most of […]

FULFIL YOUR CALLING

For I am already being poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought the good fight,I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. 2 Tim 4:6-7 In the last two editions of this blog, we talked about finding and following your calling. But […]

FOLLOW YOUR CALLING

For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them. Ephesians 2:10    It is one thing to find your calling in life, it is another thing to follow it. This is where the hard work lies. Talk is cheap. Anyone could say […]

FIND YOUR CALLING

“Now when David had served God’s purpose in his own generation, he fell asleep; he was buried with his ancestors and his body decayed. Acts 13:36    Last week, we talked about being yourself; being comfortable in your skin. One way to do this is to find your calling in life. Your calling is that […]

BE YOURSELF!

You (God) are the one who put me together inside my mother’s body, and I praise you because of the wonderful way you created me. Everything you do is marvelous! Of this I have no doubt. Psalm 139:13-14    There are individuals we admire in life. These could be movie stars, sport stars, TV personalities, […]