The Reason for the Resolution

Today is the last day of the year, and as usual, it is a day when many of us re-evaluate our priorities in the past years and make resolutions to be better people and pursue better goals in the coming year. There's something about entering a new year that gives one the impression of a … Continue reading The Reason for the Resolution

In the Word & of the Word

I just dug up this (poem??) from my archives from 3 years ago. I hope it inspires you to make God's Word your greatest treasure in 2013 and beyond. Spoken to cause creation, Whispered to comfort Elijah, Shouted to calm the seas, Muttered to still the waves, Mentioned to bring healing, Quoted to silence Satan, … Continue reading In the Word & of the Word

Should Christian Artistes “Take Back” Secular Music?

A friend of mine once remarked that "if you mute the sound to most of today's Gospel music videos, I bet you will not be able to tell whether it is a Christian or a Secular Video playing." He was right, many Christian songs are increasingly conforming to the MTV standards of music videos. The … Continue reading Should Christian Artistes “Take Back” Secular Music?

Weird Christians and True Spirituality

The church is full of all kinds of weird people. Oftentimes I have found myself admiring and being intimidated by these weird Christians (and even being weird myself) because of their weirdness rather than the display of the fruit of the Spirit in their lives. Sometimes I just can't help taking their weirdness for true … Continue reading Weird Christians and True Spirituality

Jesus; Government and March 4th 2013

1 Timothy 2: 1-2 I urge then that requests, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving (giving of thanks) be made for everyone – for kings and all those in authority, that we (the people of God) may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness” Recently, I seem to have acquired some new found zeal … Continue reading Jesus; Government and March 4th 2013

Mary Christmas: “Jesus of Nazareth”

Continued from Part 2... “But the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, you have found favor with God. You will conceive and give birth to a son, and you are to call him Jesus.” (Luke 1:30-31) Part 1: Sometimes God’s messages to us seem too Utopian to believe, Part 2: Sometimes God’s … Continue reading Mary Christmas: “Jesus of Nazareth”

“God’s Will = God’s Way” (A Mary Christmas)

Continued from Part 1... “But the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, you have found favor with God. You will conceive and give birth to a son, and you are to call him Jesus.” (Luke 1:30-31) The reason we discard God’s mail is because we despise God’s mail. The reason we mistake … Continue reading “God’s Will = God’s Way” (A Mary Christmas)