Category Archives: Faith

One Solitary Life

He was born in an obscure village, the child of a peasant. He grew up in another village, where he worked in a carpenter shop until he was 30. Then, for three years, he was an itinerant preacher.

Repeated Rejoicing

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice.  Philippians 4:4 Periods of prosperity make it easy for us to be happy, hopeful and content. Those good times often trick us into believing that we are faithfully following Paul’s instructions to ‘rejoice in the Lord.’  But are we really doing what the scripture says if joy is our response only when […]
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Coronavirus – A unique crisis like never before

Coronavirus has gone from an Asian contagion to a world wide pandemic that has put the quarter of the world in lockdown in 4 weeks. A tiny unseen virus has threatened the existence of mankind and challenged global super powers which built nuclear weapons, sent space probe to other planets and has technologies for genetic engineering! This  pandemic is a unique crisis like never before in the history of this world.

10 useful tips to live at peace amidst Coronavirus pandemic

Here are some useful tips to live at peace amidst this Coronavirus pandemic.

A light in the darkness? It’s not what we think!

I was challenged and inspired by the Word I heard in my church today about being a children of light in the darkness. The preacher said that the church should go out and shine the light where the darkness is and not just remain within the four walls where there is already light. This is a very important truth that every church should hear and has heard in the past. But the key question that came to my mind is why aren’t the churches doing it? Why are the churches who started such activities in the past with great zeal have stopped it?

When your future is uncertain

It is an understatement if I say we live in uncertain times. We started the new year with the tragic news of fires in Australia which was apocalyptic. Then there was this tension between Iran and US and there were rumours of 3rd world war. Now, hundreds of people have died in this deadly corona  virus attack and everyone is panicking. Everywhere we turn the newspaper and watch the news, there is doom and gloom and people are worried. 

Iridescent Impact

This time of year, my family is always deep in costume making. What started as a fun candy-gathering activity for my elementary school kids has morphed over the years into colossal all-out costume-making season that usually starts in July and has us scouring thrift stores for pieces to turn into outfits and working on props. There are […]
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No Record

By now, most people have seen the viral video of the courtroom drama that played out at the end of last week in Dallas, Texas. But it’s such a powerful expression of the love of Christ that it is worth revisiting. The video captured the moving response of the brother of Botham Jean, a man […]
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Upward Climb

This weekend I spent time away in the mountains with friends on our annual Girlfriend Getaway. Our retreat isn’t one of those vacations where you pack so many activities into the time that you end up more tired when get home than you were when you left.This mini-vacation is about resting, relaxing and reconnecting, so a […]
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Out of the Ordinary

It’s seems strange to do ordinary daily tasks after you’ve gotten the news that a friend has died unexpectedly. The sudden shocking event leaves a hollow ache like a punch to the gut. The more days that pass, the more you recognize just how many things are now forever altered. But even so, it’s easy […]
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