Category archives: Pastor's blogs

  •   Proverbs 31:9 9 Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy. The plight of Rohingya people is the world's fastest growing refugee crisis recently. Risking death by sea or on foot, more than half a million have fled the destruction of their homes and persecution in Myanma... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:8 8 Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. What is abortion? “Abortion” is termination of pregnancy before the fetus is viable. In the medical sense, this term ‘abortion’ and the term ‘miscarriage’ both refer to the terminatio... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:7 7 Let them drink and forget their poverty and remember their misery no more. “Tuba” is a Filipino term for palm wine—an alcoholic beverage created from the sap of various species of palm tree such as the palmyra, date palms, and coconut palms. The sap is extracted and collected. Ty... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:6 6 Let beer be for those who are perishing, wine for those who are in anguish! An estimated 32% of fatal car crashes involve an intoxicated driver or pedestrian. Million drivers were arrested for (DUI) driving under the influence of alcohol or narcotics. Car crashes are the leading ... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:4 4 It is not for kings, Lemuel—it is not for kings to drink wine, not for rulers to crave beer. The topic: “To drink or not to drink” has challenged both drinker and non-drinker Christians to express their views. Is it wise for Christians to avoid wine? Is it foolish for Christia... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:1 1 The sayings of King Lemuel—an inspired utterance his mother taught him.  “Lemuel” is the symbolic name of King Solomon. Solomon, the wisest king ever lived on earth, the wealthiest king in his generation, and undertook great projects more than his predecessors and successors. He ... [read more]
  • Proverbs 30:28 28 a lizard can be caught with the hand, yet it is found in kings’ palaces. Lizards are found in the warmer climates around the world. They are reptile with scaly skin. There are around 5,000 different species of lizard ranging from small lizards that are just a few centimeters in... [read more]
  • Proverbs 30:27 27 Locusts have no king, yet they advance together in ranks. A plague of locusts is a devastating natural disaster. Locusts are related and look similar to grasshoppers. Locusts are sometimes solitary insects like grasshoppers. But locusts have gregarious behavioral phase. They li... [read more]
  • Proverbs 30:26 26 Hyraxes are creatures of little power,yet they make their home in the crags. Different Bible versions translated hyraxes as rock badgers, rock rabbits or conies. Grown up hyraxes are about 9 pounds in weight and are about 20 inches in length. Hyraxes look like guinea pigs, and ... [read more]
  • Proverbs 30:25 25 Ants are creatures of little strength, yet they store up their food in the summer. Although ants are frustrating when they get into your home or when you’re having a picnic, ants do help the environment. They are social insects. They live in large colonies or groups. There are ... [read more]
  • Proverbs 30:17    17 “The eye that mocks a father, that scorns an aged mother, will be pecked out by the ravens of the valley, will be eaten by the vultures. The term ‘eye that mocks,’ could be lesser degree of ridicule. It may not be the most terrible but still it is mockery. Mockery, scorn, ri... [read more]
  • Proverbs 30:5 5 “Every word of God is flawless; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him. It is written in Jeremiah 29:11-14 (NIRV), 11 I know the plans I have for you,” announces the Lord. “I want you to enjoy success. I do not plan to harm you. I will give you hope for the years to come.... [read more]