Messages from Young Adults

Archive for February, 2010

Waiting!

Waiting!

Waiting? Does this word sound familiar? How many times have we waited for something?Is it waiting for a healthy home-cooked meal,waiting for the bus to pick you up to go to school, waiting for your results after a very hard exam, waiting for your parents to just buy you that first car?or most importantly, waiting […]

Lesson 9: The Fruit of the Spirit is Meekness

Lesson 9: The Fruit of the Spirit is Meekness

Meekness. The quality of being meek; described by the Penguin Dictionary as “lacking spirit and courage; timid or submissive.” Hmm. The web definitions are not much better: “humble in spirit or manner; very docile; tame obedience; evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant; compliant and anxious to suit his opinions of those of […]

Lesson 8: The fruit of the spirit is Faithfulness

Lesson 8: The fruit of the spirit is Faithfulness

The most significant highlight of Christianity lies in the fact, that Christians are led by a wonderful and loving God Jesus Christ. Christians are blessed with the word of God (The Bible) which is filled with stories, instructions and guidelines as to how should one live their lives. This blessing of clear guidance and leadership […]

in love.

in love.

On her second day of work, she had a minor accident and was ten minutes late getting to the office.  But as she took her seat and rebooted her desktop, she  filled me in on that morning’s events.  She didn’t complain, rather she started to pour out how grateful she was for this and that, […]

lesson 7: The fruit of the Spirit is Goodness

lesson 7: The fruit of the Spirit is Goodness

We are still searching for goodness to shine from those whom we admire. It seems like every week a new “role model” is caught doing something that shatters their status from the club of good people. I am equally amused by the amount of fanfare they receive at those moments failure. You know the story, […]

Lesson 6: The Fruit of the Spirit is Kindness

Lesson 6: The Fruit of the Spirit is Kindness

One of the most fascinating and wonderful attribute of Jesus Christ was the way, he drew attention from huge groups of people. Every small village and big city he visited, he always had a huge crowd behind him. There were so many reasons as to why people followed Him. But from reading the Bible and […]

Direction and Discernment

Direction and Discernment

I often am hesitant about making what I see as big life decisions. Where does God want me? What does He have planned for me, and how can I remain faithful to those plans? In Numbers 9:15-23, Moses describes how the people of Israel were led through their desert times after the Exodus. A cloud […]