“Do not rejoice over the ship that is setting out to sea, for you cannot know what storms it will encounter, what fearful dangers it may have to endure. But rejoice rather over the ship that has safely reached port, and brings home all its passengers in peace” –Adapted from the Talmud.
Wilson Street Baptist Church is on her final stretch to finishing their new hall. Since moving to Timaru in 2012, we have been part of this God-fearing and loving community. We are participating in her ministries, such as in the music team, home groups, and multicultural ministry. Once the hall is complete, there would be […]
I fell in love with the song “Dwell on These Things” by Max Jacobsen the moment I first listened to it in 2012. My friend, Errol James introduced the song to me. Obviously, Max’s song is based on Philippians 4:8: Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever […]
She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue. She looks well to the ways of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: “Many women have done excellently, but you surpass […]
Guest post by Dr. Lester Edwin J. Ruiz “Not powerful enough to prevent crucifixion; but influential enough to take the crucified off the cross” “When evening had come, and since it was the day of Preparation, that is, the day before the Sabbath, Joseph of Arimathea, a respected member of the council, who was also […]
GUEST POST BY ANGIE OCCENO-LIBARDO Setbacks come naturally to life, perhaps second to breathing. The unfortunates will even get a shrill experience of the “Murphy’s Law,” that when things go bad it will just be. Dazed in amazement over the intensity of some issues, one can only shake his head and wonder. Inaccurate the prospects […]