Twisting God’s Arm

Our church just finished its Mid-Year Prayer and Fasting and there are a lot of accounts of healing, restoration of relationships, and all other breakthroughs. While we thank God for the answered prayers, the ultimate purpose why we fast should be to seek intimacy with God. Fasting is an act of consecration or dedication to…

The Four Kinds of Destroyers

We see in history that Israel has been a stiff-necked people. Even today, many have not yet turned away from sin despite numerous gospel truths from social media, from friends, and from evangelists. Relatively today, even us who professed as Christians cannot fully do away with sin because of our fleshly desires. In His holiness,…

Life by design or by default?

I recently attended a workshop called “Life Design”. We started the session by choosing just one photo from among the many photos set on the table. The photo you have to choose is the one which defines you at the moment, and it’s a tool to describe yourself without telling where you work or what you…

Called from the Cemetery

I remember when I was young a new cemetery was being constructed near our place. It looked so peaceful to me that I usually spend my afternoons there riding a bike. It wasn’t a popular choice for leisure either it creeps people out so I enjoyed my “alone time” there. I also remember that there…

The Journey towards Humility

It was a long winding road and I see myself far, far away from where I have been.  I cannot even remember how I got to where I am, forgot it deliberately perhaps and the things and experiences I’ve been through.  I am still young but I felt like I have been to many ages.…

Staying in the Desert

Time leads us to many places. Places we want to go and places where we wouldn’t dare take a step on. As Solomon dictates, to every thing, there is a season, and a time to every purpose under heaven. As much as possible, we would always want to be in a place where happiness lies,…