Readiness is a prerequisite to capitalise on opportunities in life. If you are prepared you might find opportunities suddenly present itself to you.… Read the rest
I would like to share a story that happened in VIII C, during the third term at Christ Nagar School1 where I had done my schooling.… Read the rest
“Where do you see yourself five years from now?” is a typical question in a job interview. It is a tricky question and is used to assess the candidate’s commitment to the job and to find out his or her career goals.… Read the rest
Have you tried to find satisfaction in work, in play, in entertainment, in relationships, in love, in pleasures, and even surfing the internet or chatting in social media platforms?… Read the rest
When you are in doubt, the simple wisdom is, do not take hasty decisions. Instead wait.
Allow some time to pass.… Read the rest
A mother comforting her child is the picture God has used to tell us that he cares.
A mother’s comfort is not just about calming our troubled minds.… Read the rest
Standing still is difficult. It does not come naturally to any one of us. Like a child who has just learned to walk; our hearts and hands constantly try to grab things fast.… Read the rest
The message of the cross of Jesus is the foolishness of God. For it puts on exhibit a man crucified in weakness–scorned, mocked, rejected and despised by men.… Read the rest
What is in a name? so asked Shakespeare. Perhaps everything.
Jesus–the name that rings with joy for at his birth an angel announced good news of great joy to all the people of the world.… Read the rest
Self-doubt can defeat you.
How can you tackle self-doubt? Let us look at seven steps to do so:
Look at the worst that can happen.… Read the rest
God-given dreams often have humble beginnings. A small seed of hope sown in one’s heart is what grows, produces branches and fruit and multiplies.… Read the rest
The tug at the heart at parting when your beloved boards the plane or when the train starts to move is love.… Read the rest
In the beginning.
Science has gone to extraordinary lengths to come up with interesting explanations like Big Bang about origins.… Read the rest
The truth will set you free if you stop looking at your past and lost opportunities to the new thing that God is willing to do in your life.… Read the rest
My best friend and I were standing outside our church premises talking. This was early 1990’s.
Sunday morning it was. Time around 11:30am.… Read the rest
Other than fear, the greatest paralyzing factor in life is perhaps discouragement.
You should fight against it and conquer it.
Never wallow in self-pity.… Read the rest
“Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love;1” is a prayer that God is sure to answer.… Read the rest
A sunset is a beautiful moment. Watching it from the beach is lovelier still.
A sunset paints the sky a glorious canvas of blazing colours.… Read the rest
God’s love is for the whole world. It includes you, as well as me. Therefore, you can be assured you are loved.… Read the rest
A tree has always been a symbol of life. It has become more so after Jesus died on a wooden cross.… Read the rest
“In him was life, and that life was the light of men.”1
Jesus came to show us the light of God’s great love towards us.… Read the rest