Proverb 13:24 HE WHO SPARES THE ROD HATES HIS SON, BUT HE WHO LOVES HIM IS...– http://www.christadelphianbooks.org/agora/comm/20_prov/prov14.html Parental love is displayed in disciplining the children responsibly (cf Pro 19:18; 20:11; 22:6,15; 23:13,14; 29:15,17). It is reflected in the divine discipline for spiritual children that God Himself exercises (Heb 12:5-11)....
One in two S’pore residents value money, career...
Career advancement, money and looks. Just over half of the respondents in a local poll named these as their greatest priorities in life instead of their health. The poll, conducted by Pfizer in August, surveyed 214 local residents for their understanding of hypertension (high blood pressure) and hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol levels) ahead of World Heart Day on Thursday. When asked about their...
A story of an old lady who works daily from 9 to 5 as a cleaner. It is a manual job and physically tiring. On Sundays, she goes to church, although she was not well learned and may not understand all of the messages. Some people asked her why not rest, since she is physically tired. Why go to church? She replied, ” Church allows me to be filled, to learn and to energise, and is food for...
Science nugget for the weekend. good: The International Space Station wows us again. It sure is a GOOD place to sit back and take in the view. theatlanticvideo: Amazing NASA Video of Aurora Australis as Seen From Space
#30DaysofGOOD Challenge: 20. Give Three... →
It is soooo easy to find fault with others. Lets learn to find the goodness in others, the grace, punctuality, grooming…anything. good: Read more about this month’s challenge here. See all daily challenges here.
Say NO to devil worship →
A dark period when it is fun to dress as ghouls and elves, and have fun in the process. In the 1980s, when Dungeons and dragons was popular, children play diced games with different scenarios, where the dungeon master is Satan himself. Fantasy alore, people start reading up and summoning spirits. Some people were possessed by spirits, and to repair the damage was tough. Now, the destructive...
The Blessings of a Passionate and Trained Teacher
“Daddy, teacher Maureen is with us last day tomorrow.” My 6 year old daughter, Charlotte tells me this morning. She had a sad look. I remember talking many a time with this Philipines teacher, a chirpy lady who enjoys working with kids and was a primary school teacher back in her country. Not only does she enjoy her work, she is well trained in it. I sighed. It is not easy to be a...
DAISY: Daisy Helping Daisy →
Something to spur a little girl trying to fight an illness. Like in fireproof, I’m in. yankeedaisy: Alright so, I’ve never used Tumblr for something really serious or ever asked for a favor from any followers that I don’t personally know. If you decide to read this, reblog, like, help, etc please know that I (and my family) will be forever grateful. This is my cousin Daisy… (pictured...
Depend on Grace of God →
In this scene, a football player will give up easily if depend on his own strength. With encourage and love from his coach, he gave his best and reach the goal. Many of us depend on our own strength and give up easily. Once we depend on our parents, caregivers, family and ultimately, God, that is where we can reach our best. The best is yet to be. Towards greater heights. Hooha. Let go, and Let...
As I walk in the valley of death →
The sound of silence. Listen, understand the lyrics, and reflect.
Thank God for rain
It has been hazy the last few days. The indonesians have been burning rainforest, to clear the trees and as a means to fertilise the soil. While this has been done many years and many people are angry, there is little to be done. The burning is the cheap way to clear the land, and probably the only way they can afford to, as many are still very poor, financially. The downside is the haze, which...
Sing a song of lullaby
I came back close to 11.15pm. Most of the time, my kids are asleep. Some days, when I am at home at nights, I will study and play with them, and before sleeping, will read devotions and sing to them. Tonight, while my wife and daughter are fast asleep, I unlock the door and my son walk towards me with his two bolsters.”papa, sing for me itsy bitsy spider and min tian hui ken hao ( a better...
Would you sacrifice 1 person for 5 persons?
Science Online games: Electrical Circuit →
A well designed game for Singapore P3 to P6 Science in electricity