He comes into our world, not to be amongst the carousel of party goers, but to soothe the cries of the endless waves of tearful groans and painful moans.
...every decision needs to be driven by God, ...by love
The wonder of love can get murky through the scrapes of life. And we can lose the wonder of love when we really choose to be in control. Because the way to live life in control is to give the key of control to the One who really can control.
...that perhaps to start a new season right is to begin with pursuing an intimacy with God not just for a period of time, but as a preoccupation of life
This is our song of courage, our praise for every pain, and the faith for our fear so we need not be scarred over our failures, or scared over our problems ahead.
You can always count on God to water arid hearts and to rend impossible heavens opened. So we can foretaste the sweet out of His bounty for all our bitter. Because His rain isn't merely sentimental, but supernatural, His comfort supersedes every sorrow and every tear we've shed.
Christmas, it comes the same time every year... We anticipate it, and we can also be anxious about it. We huddle around trees, treats and toys --- and make trips to the malls for gifts to shop in galore. And then there's also some of us quietly hoping to hop over hurdles and heal from… Continue reading Maybe This is the Christmas We Really Want?
Doesn't He who bring you to the point of birth not bring forth the new and great within you? So don't for a second ever doubt that God's silent behind your heartbreaks or that He's quiet in all your sufferings
Believe it with us: Your glass ceiling's breaking as you call them by name. And every heart anticipating what new God can do is chorusing it loud and clear: His love overwhelms us more than our troubles overcome us. His power bringing every late bloom to unprecedented heights of blossom as we trust in Him.
That time isn't for us to preserve or squander, but to lay down, and give away. And the thrum of our heartbeat can't be hoarded, but can be hummed to, by the many impacted by our living, and our loving.
Fear can so cripple us, but may I just take you with me to see what God say about your tomorrow, and how it might affect your today?
...that to be good at something you have to do it again, and again, and again.... until you can literally do it with your eyes closed.
Listening to a sermon may put you straight to sleep, or right out jolted awake! May this simple message keep your heart alight with life and awashed with vision
So it's no longer oxymoronic to place the word 'victors' next to who we used to be: 'victims', because this is the way to defy average, anxiety, and ageing.
Husband, Father, Pastor, Speaker and lifetime Businessman and Investor Simon Chua talks in your everyday language of the journey that took him to true success and what it might mean to you today