Hypnosis Visions Meditations in Christian Counselling

A lot of clients curious about Christian Counselling wonder if we, as Christian practitioners, use the counselling methods that involve altering one’s state of consciousness. By this we mean the utilization of psychological methods pertaining to meditations, visualizations, and even hypnosis and dream interpretation.  “Aren’t these occultic practices?” They ask. Aren’t these […] Read more »

The Mystery of the 12 Baskets

And they did all eat, and were filled:  and they took up of the fragments that remained twelve baskets full.   Matthew 14:20 This is one of the more popular stories on the miracles of Jesus Christ.  Even today, when we see symbolisms of bread and fish, we are reminded […] Read more »

On Buddhist Impermanence and Christian Counselling

I had the privilege of meeting a Buddhist practitioner who shared with me the concept of Impermanence.  Impermanence is one of the core concepts of Buddhism that teaches us that nothing in the universe is permanent. “Life in any world is unstable, it is swept away, it has no shelter […] Read more »

Boldness in Christ

What if she doesn’t like me? Asks a young man before approaching his crush. What if the market forces change? Asks a middle aged auntie thinking of a career change. What if I make the wrong decision? Asks this procrastinating manager. These are just some of the questions that I […] Read more »

Dr. Strange – Our Awareness to Spirituality

I like this movie because you can see more of Hollywood ‘s push for spirituality. All of us are attracted to this realm which we instinctively know exists. Well guess what? This is what the Bible has been saying all along. There is a spiritual component behind everything material; and […] Read more »

Trinity: God is Love

In my first year of University I took a class in philosophy. I had no idea what philosophy was and thought I would just take the class and see. At the start of the first lecture, the lecturer sat on the edge of the desk at the front of the […] Read more »

God Acts and Doesn’t React

I remember handling this counselling case where a guy was crying his eyeballs off because his girlfriend cheated on him.  I spoke to the girl and her reason was: “I was able to do it because I thought he’s been doing it ever since.”  Of course she has no proof […] Read more »

Are you a Sheep or a Wolf?

I’m writing this partly to send a message to myself and to those I care for who have more or less forgotten what Jesus Christ has died to give us.  The problem is that we spend our time thinking that we have to do, do, and do things.  We have […] Read more »

Help God or Help, God?

But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me. 2 Corinthians 12:9 God’s power and favour cannot operate on people who […] Read more »