It’s About Relationship

I came across a piece in Christianity Today. It’s an interview of Sally Lloyd-Jones, an author of children’s books. The interview was conducted in light of the success of The Jesus Storybook Bible. It’s an interesting read, especially when Lloyd-Jones describes the perspective from which she writes for children. One

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Life on Automatic Mode

A couple of months ago, I pulled out my old SLR camera, a Nikon FE2, which I had purchased many years ago. It was a good camera. And it has served me well. But when I took out the camera from a long stay in storage, I made a discouraging

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Delight

As I write, the plane my sister-in-law Che and her husband Sarsi are on is just about to land in Honolulu, Hawaii. The day started quite early. And it was very evident that they were extremely excited and delighted to make this trip. In fact, they had been thinking about

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Remember Christ

(Once again, we welcome our Music Minister, Ron Orallo, as guest writer for this week’s Ponderings.) We often forget the many things God has done in our lives. We forget the answered prayers, we forget the miracles, we forget who Christ is and what He has done for us. Why

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Extreme

September 11, 2013 marks the 12th year since the coordinated attack on the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. While many such terrorist attacks have been launched all over the world, none have affected the American psyche more than the events popularly referred to

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The Amazing Body

The words “Your Amazing Body” is on the cover of the latest issue of Reader’s Digest.  Inside, one would find articles that highlight the wonder of the human body as well as advances in the field of health and medicine. One segment entitled “The Amazing Body Tour” presents some remarkable

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In The Ordinary

When Christians discuss matters of commitment and devotion to Christ, the discussion is usually conducted from the perspective of one’s willingness to make the ultimate sacrifice–their very own lives for the sake of Christ. The idea is that when one’s faith is challenged, the devoted Christian will stand firm even

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