By Amanda Wong “I praise You because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” —Psalms 139:14— It was mid September then. We were in the physiotherapy room of the hospital in Pokfulam at the western tip of Hong Kong Island. It was a spacious room with various […]
By Herbert Vander Lugt If you make room for Jesus in your heart, He will make room for you in heaven. READ: Matthew 2:1-12 When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceedingly great joy. —Matthew 2:10 The glitter of bright decorations, the sound of joyous Christmas carols, the happy children, and the cheerful “Merry […]
By Julian Abraham Chua, Singapore Love can work wonders. It could keep the poor and destitute alive through the generous giving of strangers. Similarly, because of God’s great love for us, we became the beneficiary of a great wonder. God “demonstrates His own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died […]
By Cioloca Tabita, Romania When I saw the announcement that invites us to share our thoughts on the subject of friends and love, I told myself to give it a shot. Why? I do not have that many friends as to be an expert on this subject, but I have one Friend that counts more […]
“Please, let me go,” he pleaded. I looked down at him in his miserable state. “I don’t belong in that gang, I don’t belong in any gang anymore. Please,” he continued.
How can we find the strength to forgive? On the cross, Jesus prayed with his dying breath, “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” This man, who had done no wrong in his life,
The world is in need of forgiveness, now more than ever. In times of crisis, one’s first instinct is to shift the blame to someone else, or when an appropriate scapegoat is discovered,