A Battle Against My Flesh

For I do not understand my own actions. For I do not do what I want, but I do the very thing I hate. Now if I do what I do not want, I agree with the law, that it is good. So now it is no longer I who do it, but sin that dwells within me….

With No Reservations

After this He [Jesus] went out and saw a tax collector named Levi, sitting at the tax booth. And He said to him, “Follow me.” And leaving everything, he rose and followed Him. -Luke 5:27-28 It’s easy for us to ask God what we want to have, but when it comes to committing ourselves to Him, we always have…

When Your Plans Fail

Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the Lord that will stand. -Proverbs 19:21 The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps. -Proverbs 16:9 We sometimes expect too much from ourselves, and sometimes pressure ourselves to do and achieve the impossible. We want the best for us, and sometimes…

Sorry, I Cannot Meet Your Expectations

For am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? Or am I trying to please man? If I were still trying to please man, I would not be a slave of Christ. -Galatians 1:10 It’s a new year, but there are still some things that never change, and those things are the…

Do They Know The Truth?

I’m suppose to write a year-end blog entry where I’m going to tell the lessons that God taught me during this year. But when I browse on my past blog entries, I realize it will be a bit of redundant to what I posted on my blog entry entitled “22 Lessons“. So, instead of repeating…

The Forgotten Meaning of Christmas

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things were made through Him, and without Him was not any thing made that was made. In Him was life, and the life was the light of men. The light shines in the darkness, and…