The Humility of Jesus Christ

Was Jesus a humble man?  This was a question thrown at me by one of my friends which threw me off-guard (once again).  My first reaction to this question was: “Of course He is!” He is Jesus Christ!  But the more honest I become the more I started pondering on […] Read more »

Jesus, Our Everything

“I am the way, the truth, and the life” -Jesus Christ (John 14:6)   In my personal translation of the verse, Jesus is saying that He is the car, He is the road, and He is the destination. He is the beginning, the center and the end. The Creator, The […] Read more »

Fix Your Eyes on Jesus

Why are you down in the dumps, dear soul?       Why are you crying the blues?     Fix my eyes on God—       soon I’ll be praising again.    He puts a smile on my face.       He’s my God. Psalm 42:5 (The Message) Do you recall the time where you are at the lowest?  Times […] Read more »

The 7 Conditions for Our Salvation

Similar to most situations of saving or rescuing, Salvation lies not on our efforts and good works.  If it were up to us, then we really would not need a Saviour now would we?  We need a Saviour because we cannot save ourselves, so our Salvation doesn’t rely on our […] Read more »

Christianity is All about Jesus (not Christians)

            In counselling, I have encountered people who hated God and Christianity all because of one or few ‘Christians’ who hurt them.  I cannot give concrete examples without offending some people around me, so, I would simply say that there are a good number of people […] Read more »

The Word or The World?

Jesus Christ is the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the Beginning and the End (Revelations 22:13).  Jesus Christ is the Alpha and the Omega, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.” (Revelations 1:8) Your circumstances in life or even your destiny […] Read more »

EL ROI: The God Who Sees Me

Some people, because of their daily challenges, begin to lose hope and say in their hearts: “God has forgotten me” or “God has abandoned me.”  We say this in ourselves when we are attacked by negative thoughts and when we are bogged down by the challenges of this life.  Well, […] Read more »

Speak Away Temptations

Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” –Matthew 4:4 Just as the saying goes: “Evil thrives when good men remain silent”, the same is applied in our everyday temptations that: temptations triumph because the people […] Read more »

Wisdom is a Gift

“If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him.” –James 1:5 Most people think that wisdom comes with age, while others believe that wisdom can be obtained by reading philosophy and worldly books.  What’s […] Read more »

Grace for Grace

I once ate at this sports club where the waiter (whom I refer to as ‘uncle’) there served me fish when in fact I ordered chicken.  This uncle, after apologizing, did something waiters should be trained never to do:  he asked me if I can just eat the fish.  The […] Read more »