Recession – a regression or progression?

Burdened by desperate financial times, worries of losing jobs by techies have increased by 50% in the past few months. A huge chunk of people have mortgage arrears and have fallen behind with repayment on loans secured against their property. Recession – Isn’t that the most used word in the world today? Even the professionals are depressed about the financial crunch. Many of them find it difficult to share their financial problem with their family members and friends. The number of people struggling with debts Continue reading →

Guide to a victorious life

Have you struggled in defeat as a person? Many times we face defeat because we do not get proper guidance in life. We all need guidance in our life. A ship without guidance heads nowhere. The early sailors used a compass for guidance which indicates four points of north, south, east, and west, all necessary for finding direction for the ship to travel. Similarly we need heavenly guidance in living the Christian life. The Word of God is the source of our heavenly guidance. Proverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in Continue reading →

Growing in spiritual maturity

God has a plan and a purpose about each and every child of God. God has a universal plan and God’s plan for you and me fits into the universal plan of God. We cannot obtain God’s purposes by leading an ordinary life. We have to lift up our faith and life to godly standards for God to use us. In other words, God wants us to grow and mature spiritually. 1. GOD WORKS ON US AS INDIVIDUALS TO ESTABLISH HIS PLANS. God appeared to Continue reading →

Who were the wise men?

The wise men are the mystery men in the Christmas story. We have heard a lot about these wise men from childhood days, but as we study the scripture we find that there are many unanswered questions about the wise men. How many were there? We don’t know. Where did they come from? We don’t know. How long did their journey take? We don’t know. They seem to just show up mysteriously and just as mysteriously they are gone. At the time of Jesus’ birth there were 2 Continue reading →

Never give up!

Have you ever felt like giving up? Does your problem seem to defy your solutions? Yes, life can bring many circumstances that can discourage us, but I want to remind you not to give up because God is with us! Nothing can take away the joy of life from us like discouragement. Remember, the Spirit of God is a Sprit of encouragement and not discouragement. No matter what you are going through or what your circumstances are, you do not have to remain discouraged. Jesus Continue reading →

When the going gets tough!

Trials in life do not always have to be faced with fear. Courage and faith enables us to meet life’s challenges with serenity. FOUR IMPORTANT THINGS ONE CAN DO WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH: a. Be confident that God is always there. The most important thing to realize through any difficult situation is that while other people may desert you, the Lord will never. “I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever; that is the Continue reading →

Pillars to build a healthy home

Our arrival into a family is not a choice that we make but one that is made by the sovereign God through His unquestionable wisdom. As he chooses to knit us fearfully and wonderfully in our mother’s womb, he also weaves us into a family – a relationship which is cultivated by our experiences together. We witness this common theme running across the Bible, clearly portraying that the Word of God does not moot or mute the value of families. Probably, the definition of a Continue reading →

Someone Cares!

In this world filled with chaos and confusion, teens desire to belong and to be on par with the society! Since they are young and vulnerable at this tender age, their own problems are blown beyond proportion and exaggerated beyond necessity! We teenagers want to experiment, explore and enjoy new things but the basic truth is that we lack the most important tool – “experience”. We easily get carried away by little things and to our shocking discovery, we find our emotions going haywire, we Continue reading →