“Expect Me to Show Up” – Jesus

Dear Jesus, I’ll wait for you. I’ll anticipate your coming. I’ll get myself ready. I know and believe that you’d come for me because you said so. As I wait, will you cleanse me, sanctify me, set me apart from this world? Will you clear my thoughts and remove every part of me that are…

Be Strong and Courageous

“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” – – Joshua 1:9 ESV Dear God, At times I may be overwhelmed by the trials in my life everyday and oftentimes I feel weak and overtaken by…

Love, Fruit of the Spirit

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23, ESV As I was driving to work this morning while listening to one of John Piper’s youtube preaching about “Outpouring of God’s Love”, I began to ponder about one of the fruits…

Asking God

“You have not because you ask not.” – James 4:2b, NIV  “So I say to you: Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.” – Luke 11:9, NIV  There are so many verses in the bible that tell us to ask…

Teach me, Lord to do Thy Will

Teach me to do Thy will; for Thou art my God: Thy spirit is good; lead me into the land of uprightness.–Psalm 143:10 The battle of our life is won, And heaven begun, When we can say, “Thy will be done!” But, Lord, until These restless hearts in Thy deep love are still, We pray…

Your Convictions about God

Just want to share my notes on the preaching of Pastor Charles Stanley on the same title series. Hope the message blesses you as well.  Having a Conviction – being so thoroughly convinced that something is absolutely true that you take a stand for it regardless of the consequences.  Convictions about God God is an…

Unspeakable Joy

That feeling of happiness that words can’t describe – something that is coming from the innermost part of your soul; a fruit of the Holy Spirit working in your life – this is how I feel right this moment. Over the past few months, I only have one constant prayer to God, “Lord, restore in…

Day 11: Breaking Free

Over the course of time, I realised how much I held on to the kind of life I lived in the past. Even after my dad had passed away, I was still chasing him to love me and see me. I was still trying to seek his approval; trying to make him feel proud of…