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Slow Down, Take Time

Posted by Hill Chau on

Therefore I do not run like a man running aimlessly; I do not fight like a man beating the air. 1 Corinthians 9:26 Ever since I moved back to Hong Kong, I have constantly found myself trying to catch up with the pace of this vibrant city. People talk so fast that I’m always the...

Written in Stone

Posted by Sherman Chau on

Tangible is more memorable. Our memory isn’t so reliable. It often changes with our circumstances so we need to give ourselves memory aids. The more real we can make our memory, even to being able to touch it, the better we remember. Jesus, the great teacher, taught us a tangible way to...

Keeping Perspective

Posted by Derrick Liu on

I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world. John 16:33 The Easter holiday is a great reminder that Jesus’ life, death and resurrection have assured us of victory. Despite that amazing...

Abundance is Messy

Posted by Eric Farmer on

Where there are no oxen, the manger is clean, but abundant crops come by the strength of the ox. Proverbs 14:4 Think of the things you are most proud of in life, the things that have brought you the most joy and satisfaction. Maybe it was that degree, crossing the finishing line of that...

Who’s Your Boss?

Posted by Calton Chu on

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters. Colossians 3:23 Monday morning to Friday evening is usually a period where we like to fast-forward because of what is sandwiched in between: our jobs. For many of us, our job is associated...

A Punch of Grace

Posted by Kyle Reed on

As a pastor, it is always easier to give people advice than it is to receive advice – especially if that advice is not what I want to hear. Recently, I knew what advice needed to be given to me but I had some stubbornness in my heart to fully trust God, and I didn’t...

Watch Out

Posted by Martin Radford on

Jesus said to them: “Watch out that no one deceives you. Many will come in my name, claiming, ‘I am he,’ and will deceive many.” Mark 13:5-6 Mark 13 is sometimes called the “little apocalypse”; it contains in one chapter much of what is...

The Ambassador

Posted by Joshua Leung on

Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, God making His appeal through us. We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God. 2 Corinthians 5:20 Eyes are watching. Ears are listening. You take a deep breath. Your very next action, be it word or movement, could bring about peace or war...

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