Twenty

December 3, 2014

Today marks the 20th death anniversary of my father. I suppose now is a good time to look back at life.

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Basketball Ministry

October 25, 2014

I have a love-hate relationship with the “basketball ministry” of my home church.

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Same Sex Marriage

October 22, 2014

Recently, there was an article about Hillsong’s stance on same-sex marriage that made its way among people I know. The article was about the author’s disappointment on how Hillsong, as a church (I did not know Hillsong is a church) is not making a stance when it comes to same sex marriage. And since I told a friend of mine I wanted to write about something controversial, I figured this is an apt subject matter.

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Courtship

October 19, 2014

Every once in a while, someone will wonder why at my advanced age (okay, not that advanced) I have zero experience when it comes to romance. I often say that I just haven’t met the right girl yet, which is oddly enough an answer most people accept (there are tons of ways to argue against such a reply). But the truth is, I think the reason is really something more intrinsic. I think it’s more because I don’t really understand this thing called courtship.

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Fault Finding and Christianity

October 12, 2014

I am, by nature, a fault finder. I have the inclination to nitpick about faults, mistakes, and things that could have been better. Criticizing things comes naturally to me. Now I manage this part of myself in order to behave like a normal human being by balancing this with the apathetic part of me. After finding fault in something, I can just opt to shrug my shoulders and not care about it. That way, I can choose to not dwell on it and move on. However, things get a bit complicated when it comes to matters of the church, where we’re taught that we should care.

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Yoked With Unbelievers

July 23, 2014

Let’s take some time to reflect on the age old conceptĀ of not marrying unbelievers.

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Why I Am No Longer Going Into Full-Time Ministry

April 30, 2014

A friend of mine once asked me why I am no longer going into full-time ministry as I once planned. I answered that it’s a long story, and I’ll eventually just write about it. Well, looks like now is the time.

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