The sun will rise and set. The waves will ebb and flow. Pick up, let go. Rise up, fall down. Do I really matter at all? • A time to laugh, A time to cry. A time to be born, A time to die. What is the reason for my existence? • Fall in love, … Continue reading Cycles
I read this story years ago. And right today, I was reminded of it again. Twice. By 2 people that were closest to my heart. Thanks Mieke and Christian. --------------------------------------------------------------- Footsteps One night a man had a dream. He dreamed he was walking along the beach with the Lord. Across the sky flashed scenes from … Continue reading Lost.
When you find yourself at crossroads in life, Trembling, afraid and scared to move, What do you do? • When you face uncertain times in life, Panicking, stressed and unsure what to do, What do you do? • I turn to God the Almighty, Opening up His book for words of encouragement, Falling on my … Continue reading Crossroads
So many of us (especially us younger folk) live our lives in a constant steady state of rush. We rush to work. Rush to school. Rush for appointments. Rush to get home for dinner. You get my point. Are you actually living for the present?You do know that today is called the present for a … Continue reading Young again
Have you ever dreamt of doing something all your life? Daring to do something you've never dared to even in your wildest dreams? Maybe quit your job? Travel the world? Live apart from society and find peace in some remote part of the world away from the stress, pollution and crowds that modern city living … Continue reading What’s your dream?
This continues on from Part 2 previously, and is the last of this brief 3-part series. What drives your life? Ask yourself these questions.. What motivates you to get out of bed and get to work first thing in the morning? Do you currently have a goal? Is there something you know you have to … Continue reading The Purpose Driven Life (3)
What on earth am I here for? Sometimes, I question the purpose of my existence. What is my purpose in life? What have I been put here on earth for? Is there a reason as to why I am in this particular spot in life right now? Or has everything happened by chance and the … Continue reading The Purpose Driven Life (1)
Why does it seem like everything I do lead to failure? (Or pretty darn close to it at least). Personally, a major one for me feels like my pursuit into medical school. It seems like my current Gpa isn't high enough to meet the cutoff and to enter into Uoa for postgrad med again. (Gpa … Continue reading Failing
Depth, darkness and gloom was all I knew, Absence of light everyday in lieu. . Daily, almost ritualistically, Praying my heart out on a pew. . Standing first, then on both knees, Hopelessness and helplessness surrounded me. . Growing up I started to find comfort within, Losing sight of the hope without. . Forever trapped … Continue reading Chasing Shadows
Knowing the value of taking time off to do nothing. (If you're reading this, thank you Joseph Chen for this gentle reminder that i'm not a super-human and we all sometimes deserve a break from our schedule. It was a good reminder. 🙂 ) Personally, I have a tendency to cram pack my schedule super … Continue reading 18 things I wish I knew earlier