Gary Friesen’s exhaustive book Decision Making and the Will of God deals on how to know God’s will for your life. Admittedly, I’m reminded of one of the major decisions I’ve ever made in my life: moving to BCI—Bible Church … Continue reading What to Do With Decision Making and the Will of God?
“Happy birthday!” How many times have you heard those greetings in your lifetime? But the question is: Are you really happy for your birthday? How many times have you felt discontent in the midst of the crowd? I remember an … Continue reading Do Your Really Want Your Birthday to Be Happy?
When I was young and wild, I was not into smoking. Now, I don’t want to sound self-righteous. Before I lost my way, by God’s grace, having the seed of Christian Faith planted in my heart spared me from the … Continue reading Why I Didn’t–and Won’t Even–Think Smoking Is Cool?
Leadership potentials have always been within you. You were born to lead. Your failure to understand this timeless truth of leadership will either lead you to success or stagnation. It’s either you will live on what you’re born for or … Continue reading Do You Know You’re Born to Lead?
Peter Drucker, the management guru, has guiding principles in doing business. It is expressed in these two questions: What business are you in? How’s business? If you are to put these questions in your professional or personal work, it might … Continue reading Why Should You Consider God in Your Work?
Let me share a mystery in life. I learned it from my late father. “Son,” he said when I was just a kid, “you have to honor God with your finances through your tithes and offering.” I was a little … Continue reading Why You Cannot Out-Give God?
Don’t take this lightly. For Jesus didn’t. He really meant business with you—if you really want to be a Christian or not. “Then Jesus told his disciples,” according to the Gospel of Matthew, “If anyone would come after me, let him … Continue reading Are You a Jesus Follower?
Why must you have wisdom? Why not just teach your family to be wealthy? Perhaps your children will become successful someday. That’s one of the reasons why you want them to be at the best school you can afford, right? … Continue reading Why Must You Have Wisdom?
Have you ever realized you were born to be in the game of life? Life is a spiritual sport, although sport is not totally about life. All of us are involved in this game of life. And that means there … Continue reading What Can Tough Runners Teach Us?
While I believe that people and professions do make a difference in their own rights, I’ll focus on the short reflection if pastors can really make a world of difference. As the United States of America is celebrating Martin Luther … Continue reading Can Pastors Really Make a World of Difference?