Category archives: Pastor's blogs

  • Ecclesiastes 3:11 11 He has made everything beautiful in its time. A middle-age man is a befitting character to a TV drama series. He had a trauma with love after his parents divorced. He deliberately avoided closer relationship with women. He focused on advancing his career. He excelled and pro... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:9  9 What do workers gain from their toil? A fisherman in Florida was just as surprised as anyone after he hooked an 11-foot-long sawfish while angling off a pier in Palm Beach. He was out fishing on the Juno Beach Pier when he snagged something big, though he didn't know what it ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:8 a time for war and a time for peace. Time is very significant factor to love, hate, war and peace even among Christian communities. We may expect love and peace in the church but hate and war cannot be overlooked. Why? Apostle Paul testified in Romans 7:22-25, 22 For in my inner... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:7 a time to tear and a time to mend, a time to be silent and a time to speak. When Dawn Johnson moved in next door, Hillary Harris was downright cold to her. “She would not acknowledge me whatsoever," Dawn said. Hillary's husband found out that Dawn was from Greenwood, Wisconsin.... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:6 6a time to search and a time to give up, a time to keep and a time to throw away. On 13 January 2012, in calm seas, after departing the port on a 7-night cruise, Costa Concordia was shipwrecked after it hit a rock on the western coast of Italy. Despite the gradual sinking of th... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:5 5a time to scatter stones and a time to gather them, a time to embrace and a time to refrain from embracing. Joshua ordered twelve men, one from each  Israelite tribe, in Joshua 4:5-7: 5Go over before the ark of the Lord your God into the middle of the Jordan. Each of you is to ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:4  4a time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance. An Asian TV series, “Five is enough,” features a divorcée with 3 kids and widower with 2 kids. (Divorcée is divorced woman; Divorcé is a divorced man). The divorcée always practices her smile in front of ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:3b   3b a time to tear down and a time to built. Nehemiah informed the king of his plan. It says in Nehemiah 2:4ff, 4The king said to me, “What is it you want?” Then I prayed to the God of heaven, 5and I answered the king, “If it pleases the king and if your servant has found f... [read more]
  •  Ecclesiastes 3:2b 2b a time to plant and a time to uproot Expert farmers should know the right timing when to plant and when to uproot. Some vegetables are harvested by uprooting the whole plant. Other plants will only be uprooted when they stop bearing fruits. What can we learn from planting ... [read more]
  • *Ecclesiastes 3:1-2 1There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the   heavens: 2a time to be born and a   time to die. A very nice fellow was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer, and doctors have given him very little percent chance to survive. Everyone in the family wa... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 2:26 26 To the person who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness, but to the sinner he gives the task of gathering and storing up wealth to hand it over to the one who pleases God. King Solomon has personally enjoyed so much blessings when his lifestyle was still pl... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 2:24 24 A person can do nothing better than to eat and drink and find satisfaction in their own toil. This too, I see, is from the hand of God. A popular Filipino saying, “Mabilis pa sa alas kwatro,” literally means “Faster than 4 o’clock.” Many years ago, a factory was equipped wi... [read more]