Category archives: Pastor's blogs

  • Genesis 38:11-19 11Judah then said to his daughter-in-law Tamar, “Live as a widow in your father’s household until my son Shelah grows up.” For he thought, “He may die too, just like his brothers.” So Tamar went to live in her father’s household. 12After a long time Judah’s wife, the daughter of Sh... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 6:3 3A man may have a hundred children   and live many years; yet no matter   how long he lives, if he cannot enjoy his prosperity and does not receive proper burial, I say that a stillborn child is better off than he. Melting glaciers on Mount Everest are revealing the bodies of de... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 5:20 20They seldom reflect on the days of their life, because God keeps them occupied with gladness of heart.  A pop singer wrote in his social media account, “Just wanted to keep you guys updated a little bit hopefully what I’m going through will resonate with you guys. Been strugg... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 5:19 19When God gives someone wealth and possessions, and the ability to enjoy them, to accept their lot and be happy in their toil— this is a gift of God. By faith, we believe that when we are able to enjoy tasks given us, whatever that would be, it’s God’s grace at work. Similarly... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 5:18 18This is what I have observed to be good: that it is appropriate for a person to eat, to drink and to find satisfaction in their toilsome labor under the sun during the few days of life God has given them—for this is their lot.  The Lord said in Genesis 6:3, 3“My Spirit will ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 5:15 15 Everyone comes naked from their mother’s womb, and as everyone comes, so they depart. They take nothing from their toil that they can carry in their hands. To dream the impossible dream. To fight the unbeatable foe.  To bear with unbearable sorrow. To run where the brave da... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 12:12 12 The sleep of a laborer is sweet, whether they eat little or much, but as for the rich, their abundance permits them no sleep. Who has an authority to talk about sleeping habits of the rich if not the richest person ever known in the history of mankind? Who can testify of th... [read more]
  •  Ecclesiastes 5:11 11As goods increase, so do those who consume them. And what benefit are they to the owners except to feast their eyes on them?  From a small shoe store, Henry Sy Sr. was the richest man in the Philippines with net worth of $20 billion. His recipe for success: 1. Set a long-ter... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 5:10 10Whoever loves money never has enough; whoever loves wealth is never satisfied with their income. This too is meaningless. It warns us in 1 Timothy 6:10, 10For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager for money, have wandered from the faith and pi... [read more]
  •  Ecclesiastes 5:8   8If you see the poor oppressed in a district, and justice and rights denied, do not be surprised at such things; for one official is eyed by a higher one, and over them both are others higher still.                Oppression is defined as “the exercise of authority or power ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 5:7 7Much dreaming and many words are meaningless. Therefore fear God.                 Once upon a time there was a little girl who wished upon stars. She spent most of her days wishing and dreaming and hoping for things that would make her life a little less ordinary. The more she ... [read more]
  •  Ecclesiastes 5:6 6Do not let your mouth lead you into sin. And do not protest to the temple messenger, “My vow was a mistake.” Why should God be angry at what you say and destroy the work of your hands?  Believers can fall into a trap of making unwarranted promises. Not a few have promised, “I ... [read more]