When Jesus was born he was called Immanuel meaning God with us. Can God be so ordinary? Can God be human? Incredible!
Yet God chose to humble himself to be a servant of men. This is one meaning of God with us.… Read the rest
(1 Minute Motivational Speech for those who are discouraged!)
I talk to you today because I ve been there. Not once or twice but many times. I know what it feels like to be discouraged. I know what it is like to feel like being a failure.… Read the rest
I was watching a fancy dress program at my kids’ school a few days ago. A five -year old dressed as an old lady was hobbling along the stage with the aid of a stick. She looked very realistic. Suddenly she saw someone at the far end of the stage holding out a chocolate to her.… Read the rest
Once upon a time two angels went from heaven to earth with two huge baskets to collect the prayers of people. One basket was labelled Requests and the other Thanks. When the angels returned to God, the basket of Requests was full and overflowing; but the basket of Thanks was almost empty.… Read the rest
Respected teachers and my dear friends,
Today is a very special day because it is God’s gift to us. That is why it is called the Present.
Today presents us with opportunity to do good. Today is very special again because it gives us a chance to love others and encourage the weak.… Read the rest
Selfies! Even mobile phones sell because they promise a fanatabulous selfie experience.
Why has selfies gained such popularity? Let me point out that for many selfies are an obsession. It is a compulsive display of one’s own importance. Sadly even political and religious leaders, celebrities in sports, cinema, and music are all part of this obsession.… Read the rest