Praying together

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Read Acts 12:1-19 So Peter was kept in prison, but the church was earnestly praying to God for him.   Acts 12:5 A long time ago, a certain king bought a big bell to be used as a signal for his people to pray on sunrise and sunset. He made a special order from overseas. Therefore the huge […]

Avoid Unsafe Relationships

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From the book ” How to find relationships that are good for you and avoid those that aren’t “– Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend gave us fascinating thoughts and ideas on building relationship with the right people. One of the prominent voices on the books preface, Josh McDowell wrote “…Dr Henry Cloud and […]

What really matters in life?

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Dr Randy Pausch: A computer science professor delivers his “Last Lecture” at the Carnegie Melon University after being diagnosed with a fatal pancreatic cancer with 6 month to live. Tragic! His story has been viewed in You Tube many million times. He became an accidental celebrity. His lecture turned to be a bestseller book on […]

Align Core Values and Principles

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In the book 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Dr. Stephen Covey uses this illustration of what he calls principles or the natural laws of life. Our decisions should be aligned with our core values and principles.  In the reality of life,   a map maybe useful but having a moral compass showing the right direction […]

New Year Resolutions Life Hacks

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Do you write new year resolutions ? Any success ? After you tried this and that doing same things over and over again every year expecting different results?  (That’s Insanity!).  You’re maybe highly motivated at first then a few months later your fire dwindles.  You gave up.  First of all , ask the “why” you are […]

Who is your King ? Herod or Jesus

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“4 When he had called together all the people’s chief priests and teachers of the law, he asked them where the Messiah was to be born. 5 “In Bethlehem in Judea,” they replied, “for this is what the prophet has written:”  Matt 2:4,5 When you read the passage above you can tell exactly how these religious leaders and experts […]

God’s Grace Amidst The Garbage

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as told to Andy Butcher, Decision Magazine ’93 If you had told me few years ago that my search for meaning in life would end on a garbage dump,  I would have probably thought you were crazy. But that is just what has happened.  As a missionary with Youth With A Mission (YWAM), I work […]

Gideon, from Zero to a Hero

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How to conquer our fears and doubts As a farmer , Gideon possessed zero credibility to act as a general in the army neither had he any training at all to be a soldier.  An ordinary man of no reputation yet he rose from zero to a hero of faith in Hebrews 11.   He  […]

How to catch an elephant?

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Breaking free from the shackles that binds us. An elephant weighs about 24,000 lbs and stands 13 ft tall in height.  They move so strong, fast and agile that  its trunk can uproot a tree, or it can pick up an object as small as a single blade of grass.  But  despite their enormous power do […]