I remember browsing through Yahoo Answers out of boredom one day, and I came across this question, "Do all religions basically say the same thing?". As I read the answers people gave, I was appalled at the number of people who said yes. Today, a large number of people claim that all religions are true, … Continue reading “All roads lead to Rome.” Are all Religions Fundamentally the Same?
Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. Philippians 2:9-11 ESV I often see my peers around … Continue reading Name that is Above Every Other Name
As I was studying William Golding's Lord of the Flies for my Literature paper tomorrow, I came across this sentence: Simon became inarticulate in his effort to express mankind's essential illness. The thing about the stories that I heard growing up, would always have something along the lines of the good guys fighting the bad … Continue reading Mankind’s Essential Illness
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 NIV The week before, when I sat for my first GCE O Level … Continue reading Peace that Transcends all Understanding
Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Romans 12:2 NIV Paul was trying to emphasise that God has set apart the believers from the world, urging them to replace worldly things with God's truth in their minds. The thinking and the ways of the … Continue reading My Struggle with Worldliness
In the Old Testament, the number 40 is usually a period of time when God tested the people, resulting in failure. In Genesis, God flooded the Earth for 40 days, to cleanse the Earth from wickedness. 40 years after Moses killed an Egyptian, he was called to lead Israel out of Egypt, but the people … Continue reading The Significance of the number 40 in the Bible
Hello internet, I've made this blog to document my adventures with God. I would be posting on things that I have learnt from the Bible or my experiences in Church. While God has changed my life drastically, there are many things that I am still growing in, so I hope that I would be able … Continue reading Introduction