Recently, my wife, Catherine, ordered this print from a company called Mapify. They specialize in custom made maps; you can order maps of places of significance to you and include some personalized design details. For the map we have in our home now, it is of Odaiba, Japan, where our romance and relationship was rekindled. … Continue reading God in the ordinary
It was the end of the church service. The pastor had preached this very long and very convoluted sermon. And the parishioners were making their way out of the sanctuary, the pastor stood at the doorway shaking the hands of his flock. He noticed at the end of the line this gentleman who always gave … Continue reading Peace – ACJC Morning Devotion
Story was told of a man who was an avowed atheist and he was taking a hike in the woods. As he gazed upon the beauty of nature, he thought to himself, “What a marvel it is that this all happened by random chance.” Then all of a sudden, a movement in the thicket caught … Continue reading Prayer – ACJC morning devotion
Many years ago a former American astronaut took over as head of a major airline. He was determined to make the airline’s service the best in the industry. One day, as the new president walked through a particular department, he saw an employee resting his feet on a desk while the telephone on the desk … Continue reading ACJC morning devotion – Personal Responsibility
Good morning. Let me begin devotion by asking you this question, “How many of you are feeling content today?” That sounds like a strange thing to ask. Maybe because contentment is rather rare these days. We are more prone to complaining; in fact, that seems to be distinctive of Singaporeans isn’t it? Why are we … Continue reading Contentment!
Who am I? The search for identity is perhaps the most important journey we embark on. And it is during teenage-hood that this journey can be bewildering. We are testing boundaries. We are asking questions pertaining to morality, meaning, purpose and significance. We yearn for acceptance and aspire to find true love. All this happens … Continue reading Devotion: Self-Image
So the World Cup 2018 is a wrap and there was not another glorious comeback by Croatia, sadly. However, one of the greatest comebacks in the UEFA Champions League’s history occurred in 2005 where Liverpool Football Club played A. C. Milan in the final. Liverpool were 3-0 down at halftime; thoroughly outplayed and seemingly out … Continue reading God of comebacks – ACJC morning devotion