Category archives: Pastor's blogs

  • Ecclesiastes 1:3 3 What do people gain from all their labours at which they toil under the sun? The Lord Jesus told a parable of a rich person who had no idea how his life ends. It says in Luke 12:16-21, 16 “The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest. 17 He thought to himsel... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 1:2-3 2 “Meaningless! Meaningless!” says   the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless!   Everything is meaningless.” 3 What   do people gain from all their labour at which they toil under the sun?  Do you agree that everything that we have toiled for under the sun is meaningless and cannot ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 1:1 1 The words of the Teacher, son of David, king in Jerusalem.  Inasmuch as we believe that the Scripture is the word of God, how are we going to interpret the message of Ecclesiastes when at the very beginning (of Ecclesiastes), it is introduced as the words of the Teacher? Man... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:31 31 Honor her for all that her hands   have done, and let her works bring   her praise at the city gate Interestingly, King Solomon concluded the Book of Proverbs with teachings about a wife with noble character. Did Solomon monitor the character of his many wives and concubines? D... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:30 30 Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Angel Gabriel greeted Mary in Luke1:28, 28 “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.” 29 Mary was greatly troubled at his words and wondered what kind of greeting th... [read more]
  •   Proverbs 31:11-20 11 Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value. 12 She brings him good, not harm, all the days of her life. 13 She selects wool and flax and works with eager hands. 14 She is like the merchant ships, bringing her food from afar. 15 She gets up while it is ... [read more]
  • Proverbs 31:10 10 A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.  Ruth was born in China while her parents served medical missionaries. She met Billy Graham at Wheaton College, Illinois. Ruth felt that God was calling her to be missionary to Tibet but she opted to mar... [read more]
  •   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]