The Really, Great, Fantastic, News about… Guilt!

Guilt sucks. Nobody likes to feel guilty. Maybe you’re still holding on to guilt from something you’ve done in the past. Maybe you are expecting someone to feel guilty for something they did. Maybe you’re sick and tired feeling it every.single.time you choose to do “it.” No matter who you are, and what you’ve done,Continue reading “The Really, Great, Fantastic, News about… Guilt!”

Post #GCSA15: 5 things Adventist Millenials can do after the General Conference

It. Is. Finished. Now what? These are 5 things that you and I can do in light of, and in response to, what has happened. 1) Speak up. Even Twitter didn’t see it coming – the interactive contribution of SDA millennials across the globe displaying the most effective use of a hashtag I’ve seen tillContinue reading “Post #GCSA15: 5 things Adventist Millenials can do after the General Conference”

How to Abuse Your Relationship With God.

I have to admit. Sometimes I think God is in an abusive relationship with me. I get it. “Abuse” is a word loaded with paper trails, court appeals, and restraining orders. It does have baggage. But when taken at face value, to abuse simply means to misuse, or use improperly. In that vein of thought,Continue reading “How to Abuse Your Relationship With God.”

The Gospel According to Sriracha

There are two kinds of people in this world. People who have tried Sriracha. And people who have not. If you are here, chances are that either you know what Sriracha is, have tried it, or wondering where this gospel is found in the Bible ( check in the appendix…… just kidding) For those fallingContinue reading “The Gospel According to Sriracha”

Why Christians Should Not Focus On Being Like Jesus.

I’ve always wondered what the phrase “be like Jesus” meant. Does it mean to copy His appearance? If so, does that mean I had to grow a beard, sow my own clothes, and chuck my shoes for some sandals? Does it mean to imitate His personality? Then does that mean I have to swap myContinue reading “Why Christians Should Not Focus On Being Like Jesus.”

Why I Stopped Doing My Devotions.

I am tired of doing my devotions. I used to be so good at it too. Getting up every morning, opening up my devotional book, reading a chapter, praying to God, Amen-ing. I got it down. I would do it in record time. Psh, you couldn’t beat me even if you tried. But I’m notContinue reading “Why I Stopped Doing My Devotions.”

A Letter to the Silent Disciple (A Christian response to Ferguson, Garner, and recent events)

Dear Silent Disciple, I get it. Everyone else is talking while you’re quiet. You’re been following the story, albeit from afar, through your twitter feed or FB newsfeed. Some of your friends have been picking and choosing chairs on the table of truth; whether it be the ones labelled “black lives matter,” “all lives matter,”Continue reading “A Letter to the Silent Disciple (A Christian response to Ferguson, Garner, and recent events)”

What I Learnt When I was Fired From a Summer Camp ( and why I’ll be taking a break from writing )

Last year, I worked as a camp counselor at Pine Springs Ranch Christian Camp (PSR). My experience at the camp was cut short due to a forest fire which significantly affected the camp. Due to considerable damage to the sewage plant and other facilities, the camp was cancelled for the summer. So I was fired. quite literally.Continue reading “What I Learnt When I was Fired From a Summer Camp ( and why I’ll be taking a break from writing )”

Does Prayer Really Make a Difference?

The Wilson household took prayer seriously. Daily personal prayer as well as family prayer was encouraged. But growing up, I’ve often times wondered if prayer really made any difference. Because what I’d known about prayer sometimes did not quite reflect the reality of my experiences. For one, I couldn’t quite relate the unfathomable Bible storiesContinue reading “Does Prayer Really Make a Difference?”