Why did the wisest man look at everything as vanity? We have learned that it's sometimes okay to say no to others, but do you know how to say no to yourself? To deny yourself of things that you can do. Choosing delayed gratification instead of instant gratification. This is something our generation seems to struggle with. Scriptural Ref: Ecc. 2:9-10, 5:10-12. Do you give in to every impulse, desire and pleasure? Exercising restraint and denial is godly.
Many times we're looking, but not really seeing. Opportunities lie right in front of us but we're much too blind, or rather just distracted to see them. Like distorted glasses covering our eyes, we need them removed to get a higher, a greater perspective towards life. Sometimes, we just have our energies focused on the… Continue reading A Lesson in Missed Opportunities
Spoiler alert! This is a birthday post. I turn silver today, a quarter of a century. Cool ain't it? I've decided to share some of my favourite life lessons with you as a birthday memoir. The lessons span my core three topics on the blog: LIFE, LOVE and of course GOD. This post is a… Continue reading 25 Life Lessons at 25
They say patience is a virtue. They also say patience is not necessarily the ability to wait, but rather the manner in which you wait. Patience is not just the ability to wait, but how we act while waiting. - Joyce Meyer A key component to successful waiting is having the virtue of self-control. I… Continue reading Waiting with Grace: Self-Control in The Wait
As you do probably already know, I'm an advocate for mental health. Several weeks back, I suffered from consistent migraine headaches. I wondered at the root cause. And I didn't get a break till I discovered it to be: INFORMATION OVERLOAD. Never has any generation been as exposed to a plethora of information as much… Continue reading 3 Steps to Combating Information Overload
I'm beyond stoked and excited. In fact, I'm borderline freaking out. This is my first blogging award and I'm super psyched to have been nominated by Ayesha. Please do check out her wonderful blog at Blogging Filter She's such a smart and amazing person, and I'm grateful for the privilege of the WordPress platform. It's… Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award
Rebirth What's your rebirth story? It is said, that there are two most important days in a person's life: The day you're born, and the day you find out why. On Discovering purpose... Today I stepped out of my comfort zone and I found myself comfortable. This post is a little out of the norm,… Continue reading Phoenix
Personal Change depends on you. Change happens when you're ready to make it happen. I want to tell you a little story about myself first. At the end of my junior secondary education (middle school), my school organised a vocational aptitude test, so each student could figure out their interests, natural academic abilities and passion… Continue reading Passion and Pursuit