Month: August 2017

Being “IN”-style

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is–his good, pleasing and perfect will” – Romans 12:2 Following a famous celebrity? Adapting a famous Koreanovela in your life? Thinking to sink and absorb…

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When I Am In Troubled Water

I see myself as a swimmer, I jumped, I dipped into the water. The feeling of soaking and getting wet, Addressing  the rage of the troubled sweat. When I am in troubled water, I am trying to swim faster! Looking for something to hold on, Persevering to carry on. For an unknown way, I am…

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Delicious

Fasting. I’ve done it so many times before. In different ways. And in different durations. And I said it was easy. I said, no big deal, because I am not new to starvation. Feeling hungry is not a new sensation for me. Food had never been a priority. But even in this, God finds new…

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Testify, Magnify, Glorify

I see you in the beauty of the day In every blade of grass In the whisper of the breeze The swaying of the trees I see you in the blue of the sky In the shapes the clouds make They spell out Your name They draw out Your face They cry out Your majesty…

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Praising in Prison

“A mob quickly formed against Paul and Silas, and the city officials ordered them stripped and beaten with wooden rods. They were severely beaten, and then they were thrown into prison.” ‭‭Acts of the Apostles‬ ‭16:22-23‬a NLT‬‬ Regard our characters. They are black and blue from having been stripped and repeatedly beaten. With wooden rods…

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Yes and Amen!

Likewise with God's promises. It is alive. It is living. It is His Word. It has its meaning to us. Though some of His promises was spoken according to the history, was to the people of Israel, God will make it sure that He will make it happen to us as well. His promises will never be in past tense. It will always be in present and future tense. That is how faithful He is. 

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Acceptance

““He is the God who made the world and everything in it. Since he is Lord of heaven and earth, he doesn’t live in man-made temples, and human hands can’t serve his needs—for he has no needs. He himself gives life and breath to everything, and he satisfies every need. From one man he created…

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God Speaks

“Long ago God spoke many times and in many ways to our ancestors through the prophets. And now in these final days, he has spoken to us through his Son. God promised everything to the Son as an inheritance, and through the Son he created the universe.” ‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭1:1-2‬ ‭NLT‬‬ God speaks. Not in the…

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Love, Grace, and Forgiveness

These were my notes from a preaching done by Pastor Simon in February 21, 2010. * We should rise up to follow God’s standards and Biblical principles 3 By wisdom a house is built,     and through understanding it is established; 4 through knowledge its rooms are filled     with rare and beautiful treasures. Proverbs 24:3-4 LOVE 1 Cor…

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The Spirit of Servanthood

These were my notes from a seminar in October 2009. These nuggets of wisdom are timeless, and are as valid now as they were back then. * There should be a pleasant working relationship between all levels of leadership * Always ask yourself: is your ministry for the Lord, or are you looking for the…

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