Most of us tend to jump to wrong conclusions about others. We tend to judge others wrongly from what we see. Even our own family members can become the object of our suspicions, sometimes ending in quarrels. We immediately see the wrongs they have done instead of seeing their good side. Jesus called the tax … Continue reading “Beautify My Heart”
Do you know that you are missing many opportunities in many areas of your life because of procrastination? Have you made promises to God and failed to fulfill them due to procrastination? Do you know that many people have regretted many things in their lives because they procrastinated?
On this day denoted as ASH Wednesday, Catholics wear ashes on their forehead to signal the start of the season of lent. The ashes holds a profound meaning. It reminds man that we are but transients in this world and to dust we shall eventually return. Look at the persons around you. Are they good … Continue reading “From Dust to Dust”
Sickness and frail health dogged him from birth. He tried and failed in many trades because of weak health. After one year as novitiate of the Congregation of the Holy Cross, he was not admitted to join for same reason. But with persistence, he rose to greatness making significant contribution to the church.
Once there was an old man and a young boy, his grandson. The two set out on a journey to a far away village where a relative lived. They brought along with them a horse. The moral of the story is something very familiar to us.
Many people find everyday life burdensome and exhausting. When the arrive home from work, they feel all their energy have been drained. The real cause of our energy getting drained is not really our work, family problems and other challenges. The root cause is rather…
How much do you love God? There are various kinds and levels of love. See which kind of love you have for the Lord.
Self-confidence can be an asset and a virtue. But it can be dangerous. Read on to learn how misplaced self-confidence may endanger the soul.
A certain guru told about the story of Jesus knocking on a door in a house beside the street. The door had no doorknob. The listener asked why the door had no doorknob. Also, why did Jesus not just pushed the door or entered through it? After all, he is God. The guru explained that … Continue reading “The Closed Door”
Have you ever noticed that many questions you have in your life or about your faith often get answered a piece at a time? Answers unfold in many ways. They may be an insight that dawns on you after a Sunday sermon or a bible reading. Answers may come to you in a dream. They … Continue reading “Knowledge in Installments”