My Valentine

In his eyes
I saw that look
Of love’s gentle light.

It stripped my soul
Naked and bare
And lit up all past
Snapshots of remote access.

It was quite unlike
The vulturous looks
Of those who tore apart
My flesh; and left me empty
Like the beer cans that littered the streets.… Read the rest

Angels

Christmas @ Bejoy Peter's Public SpeakingDuring Christmas celebrations at schools and churches, we often see many young children dressed up as angels in bright and shining clothes and waiting in the wings behind stage. The very spectacle reminds us of the first Christmas when angels played key roles in the unfolding drama.… Read the rest

The Tree of Life!

A tree has always been a symbol of life.

It has become more so after Jesus died on a wooden cross. Peter, the foremost disciple of Jesus, comments: “He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree.”

The precious blood that flowed from his body brings forgiveness of sins, peace with God, and unending life to those who believe in him.… Read the rest

7 Mistakes to Avoid While Compering

Words serve as signposts while compering. They are to be used sparingly. As King Solomon wrote: “The more the words, the less the meaning, and how does that profit anyone?” Therefore, a simple, direct, dignified style with words that come from the heart yet stimulating thought would set the tone for the day.… Read the rest