Repentance is truly happening when you are more concern for God’s name than your own.Chris Wright
[Quote] Reponse to sin
There are only two responses to sin: repentance or the hardening of the heart. Chris Wright
[Quote] Fear God
The remarkable thing about God is that when you fear God, you fear nothing else, whereas if you do not fear God, you fear everything else.Oswald Chambers
[Quote] Broken Heart
If through a broken heart God can bring His purposes to pass in the world, then thank Him for breaking your heart.Oswald Chambers
[Quote] Jesus and Creation Care
We cannot claim to love God while abusing what belongs to Christ by right of creation, redemption and inheritance. We care for the earth and responsibly use its abundant resources, not according to the rationale of the secular world, but for the Lord’s sake. If Jesus is Lord of all the earth, we cannot separate our relationship to Christ from how we act in relation to the earth. For to...
[Wed Q&A] How to put God first in relationships, over physical and emotional desires?
How to put God first in relationships, over physical and emotional desires? I am committed to follow Christ regardless of my circumstances. Yes, there are physical and emotional desires or attractions .But I serve the Lord first above all. I told God I rather stay single than to sin. It is a matter of how much we are willing to commit. I noticed that when I say I am willing to commit, I am...
Taming A Heart of Compassion
Recently, I come across an article on how the poor in Hong Kong live. In the article, the photographer took an overhead picture to show how cramp the living quarters are. A double bunker bed takes up majority of the room. Walls are cluttered with appliances, food and clothes. The kids at the top bunk are doing on their homework while the parents on the bottom bunk reading newspaper and...
[Wed Q&A]How to avoid or give in to temptations that is not gonna help moving on?
The following question asked by one of the youths in my church when we went back to Canada earlier this year. How to avoid or give in to temptations that is not gonna help moving on? The first step is recognizing your own temptations. Is it physical? Is it emotional? Is it what you see on TV or online? Is it emails with pictures from your buddy? We are to put temptations to death. Colossians...
Parable of the Pearl of Great Price
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking beautiful pearls, 46 who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had and bought it.Matthew 13:45-46 NKJV The picture is taken at OMF International Headquarters. If you see closely, you will see that the pearl is actually a light. Quite ingenious! 🙂 Last week, Wai Jia and I met up with a young Christian couple...
[Wed Q&A] How to move on from a relationship and forget about the person?
I received a number of questions about Jesus, faith and relationships. I’ve decided every Wednesday I will post one Question and Answer (Q&A). Wai Jia and I went back to Canada in June and we received a few questions from the youth in my church about relationship. I will start with those and see where we will go 😉 Question: How to move on from a relationship and forget about...