From the 10th to the 23rd August I have been reading the book of Nehemiah. Below are a few of the things that have stood out to me along the way: A Secret Mission with a few Friends 2:12 The book says that in the middle of the night, Nehemiah and a few men who … Continue reading Highlights from Nehemiah
From the 14th August to the 20th August, I've been reading through 2 Timothy. Here are a few of the things which have stood out to me: Fanning into flames 1:6-7 Paul encourages Timothy to fan into flames the gift of God. He then describes that God has given us a spirit of power, love … Continue reading Highlights from 2 Timothy
One of the things that I spend an inordinate amount of times thinking about (more so in the past, but still a fair amount now) is the concept of calling. I am frequently asking myself what is God calling me to. When I was a teenager I often answered that question with something along the … Continue reading Do whatever is required.
"The focus is not Joseph's winsome personality, but on God." - John Piper (Providence, pg 386-7) "The LORD...gave [Joseph] favour in the sight of the keeper of the prison" - Genesis 39:21 In my reading of the story of Joseph (and with similar characters such as Daniel) who gained the favour and recognition of those … Continue reading The Favour of Man
Since lockdown started around a year and half ago, my desk has undergone several upgrades and transformations! But one thing that keeps happening, no matter how many new toys and gadgets I get for my work space, be it plastic plants, screen stands, candles or drawers...the desk inevitably gets messy. Ideally, I would start work … Continue reading Fighting for a clear desk!
I believe this marks 3 weeks of consistent blogging! I've been aiming for posts on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. In light of this, and with no hopes to jinx it, I'm going to try and reintroduce Sunday Summaries. So what's been going on? 1) Men's breakfast for two! Now that COVID is beginning to calm … Continue reading Sunday Summary (22nd August 2021) – Won’t be driving for Jack Bauer anytime soon!
I had a moment to meditate and pray of Psalm 150 at some point last week. V1 - Praise the Lord in His sanctuary - As Christians we believe that God dwells with us. He is in our hearts. Our bodies are temples. Therefore may we offer ourselves as living sacrifices. May our houses become … Continue reading Praise the Lord – Psalm 150
I am a morning person, and as such, I meet with God deliberately and patiently in the mornings. It’s part of my decision to give God the ‘best’ I have. Of course, as a Christian I have the liberty to enjoy constant communion with God throughout the day. I know that He is with me … Continue reading Meeting God in the Evenings
I am not shy when it comes to spending money on apps for my phone. I love experimenting with tools that boost my productivity, help me keep track of goals or even draw me closer to God. It's an investment I am more than happy to make. (It helps that most apps have a free … Continue reading Dwelling on Scripture