Happy New Year 2013

With a New Year comes new beginnings. Thankfully we serve a God of second chances i.e. Peter, Paul, woman at the well, woman caught in the act of adultery, myself, and each one of you. With this new year and this new beginning we should not become lazy and complacent because Christ has not yetContinue reading “Happy New Year 2013”

Pursue Peace

Too often we see peace as merely the absence of conflict, and we think of peacemaking as a passive role. But an effective peacemaker actively pursues peace. He or she builds good relationships, knowing that peace is a by-product of commitment. The peacemaker anticipates problems and deals with them before they occur. When conflicts arise,Continue reading “Pursue Peace”

Desire to Grow

One characteristic all children share is that they want to grow up-to be like big brother or like sister or like their parents. When we are born again, we become spiritual newborn babies. If we are healthy, we will yearn to grow. How sad it is that some people never grow up. The need forContinue reading “Desire to Grow”