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Guest Post: Reasons Why You Need to Stop Calling Yourself A Christian
Jan12

Guest Post: Reasons Why You Need to Stop Calling Yourself A Christian

In our time today, labels and titles have become a dominant part of the society. And most of the time, it can only add to the confusion because it seems that when you put on labels, you are also judging someone for what they look like or how they appear to be, even without knowing the person first. This entitlement brings a lot of different perspectives colliding. Perspectives clash based on how we have placed titles in every single...

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Galatians 1:1
Jan08

Galatians 1:1

  “Paul, an apostle, not from men nor through man, but through Jesus Christ and God the Father, who raised him from the dead.” Galatians 1:1 Paul started writing the epistle with an acknowledgement that his apostleship wasn’t appointed to him by man, but by God Himself. This means that the power vested in his ministry was not drawn from mere human desire and will, but from the Lord. It denotes that in his...

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Galatians 1:4
Jan07

Galatians 1:4

“Who gave himself for our sins to deliver us from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father”. –Galatians 1:4 We live in a sin-tainted world. Everything in world has been inflicted by sin. The society we live in has its values compromised. Our culture has widely accepted a variety of sinful practices, making them appear to be okay, and could be experienced without consequences. Just...

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6 Bad Reasons to Leave Your Church
Jan05

6 Bad Reasons to Leave Your Church

It is a constant struggle in our daily lives to keep the faith high and unblemished and in today’s time it does seem more difficult to uphold on the everyday teachings of the church. But do not let this thinking be a constant routine, and do not let those thoughts consume you. People these days find it easier to carry on without believing in a higher purpose and a higher being, which is a sad life. Those who have chosen to leave their...

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Psalm 103:5
Jan04

Psalm 103:5

“He fills my life with good things. My youth is renewed like the eagle’s.” – Psalm 103:5 It’s so easy to fall into the trap of claiming credit for the good things we have. We believe in statements like, “I enjoy the comfort of having a home because I worked hard for it,” “I’ve reached the pinnacle of my career because I was good enough and surely I deserved it,” and “I...

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Thank You 2015 and Welcome 2016!
Dec31

Thank You 2015 and Welcome 2016!

Another year is about to end which means another chapter of the book is about to begin. My 2015 has been a year of learning, molding, maturing and experiencing different phases of life that helped me became a better representation of myself. I experienced a lot of new things, got to meet new people, been to many different places, tried to became more independent and followed Christ’s leading. There are a lot of things that I did and...

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D-Group Christmas Party 2015 & Maxi’s Bachelor’s Party
Dec21

D-Group Christmas Party 2015 & Maxi’s Bachelor’s Party

After a month of preparation – from planning to cascading all the announcements down to the actual day, finally the most awaited Annual D-Group Christmas Party has finally happened. I never thought that it will be as successful and fun as that because before that overnight swimming party, there were a lot of untoward events. Morning of December 19th, people kept on texting and calling me if we’ll still push through due to the...

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Pursuing Intimacy with God
Dec07

Pursuing Intimacy with God

While the Ten Commandments reveal God’s standard and holiness, the Tabernacle was God’s provision for sinful men to approach a Holy God. It shows us God’s grace and mercy, where He provides a way for sinners to come before His presence and find forgiveness. The word Tabernacle means God’s dwelling place. In the New Testament, the same word was used in reference to Jesus, having dwelt or...

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