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Crying for Tamar

“Regard not this thing.” So Tamar remained desolate in her brother Absalom’s house. – 2 Samuel 13:20 The very first emotion that came through me as I read this story was anger. There was nothing but anger in my heart for the injustice and violation that befell an innocent girl like Tamar. This story records… Continue reading Crying for Tamar

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A lesson from Romans 12:9-21

I cannot even begin to describe how powerful the message was to me tonight. I’m trying to encapsulate into a few paragraphs what Paul describes as the ‘way’ to counter the patterns of this world. He says, “Let love be without dissimulation”. He urges us to ‘cleave unto what is good’, ‘hate that which is… Continue reading A lesson from Romans 12:9-21

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When in the Philippines, do as the Filipinos do

I went down to Ministop to buy me food as I had not yet taken my breakfast this morning. Now I was in a particularly good mood today. It hadn’t rained so far and the weather wasn’t also as hot as I expected. I also woke up from a nice dream which left a smile… Continue reading When in the Philippines, do as the Filipinos do