Getting out of bed in the wee hours of the morning, Day after day slogging your ass off for hours on end. • Why do you do what you do? • Facing closed doors, Getting disappointments left, right and centre. • Why do you do what you do? • It's tiring, It's frustrating. Results aren't … Continue reading Why do you do what you do?
If I had to use just 3 words to describe this youth church camp that i'm helping out for this week, it would be these. 1. Nostalgia. 2. Friendships. 3. Revival. Its been so heartening to have church friends welcome me back into the community. To communicate and be able to integrate back as one … Continue reading Youth church camp.
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.
Dear Readers, My final exam results are all out and i'm eligible for graduation! What's next? Most people would have a rough idea on what to do next year whether they are furthering their studies or going to start working, and most importantly, know which country they will be in next. But I don't know … Continue reading Uncertainties and a new chapter in life
Its been slightly under 2 months now since i've started this reading plan to complete the bible in 90 days. Today would be day 51 to be more exact. There have been many thoughts running through my head occasionally, having to read such a huge number of deep bible passages everyday, ranging from about 12 … Continue reading Completing the Bible in 90 days
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
One of my favourite childhood stories was actually an experiment and long-term observational study that was conducted on children. The Stanford Marshmallow Study. This study wanted to find out whether children were able to make smart, rational choices or would they give in to short term temptation and cave-in to their desires (even if it … Continue reading Honestly, could you wait?
I've known this phrase since young but never really placed much thought into it or felt deeply as to how much it could mean. Lately, i've been wanting or hoping for certain things to happen in my life. Been praying, fasting, asking and just doing whatever I can to find out more about why things … Continue reading Patience is a virtue.
Its been 2 years. This is the last poem you wrote for me when things ended. Maybe i'm just biased and maybe it's just because I can relate to all the raw, personal emotions and memories attached in the words you wrote. You've always had a knack for writing, but this has been a masterpiece … Continue reading The last gift.