Book Review: The Characters of Easter

The author Daniel Darling cast a spotlight on each of the biblical characters surrounding Jesus Christ leading up the his death on the cross and resurrection from the tomb. Daniel has eloquently used words to bring you into the narrative that engages your emotions and thoughts to evaluate deeply what might he/she be thinking and…

Book Review: Living for God

This is my review on the book: Living for God: A Short Introduction to the Christian Faith by Mark Jones. This book is thoroughly biblical and filled with Scripture and puritan writing. The primary premise of this book argues that doctrine affects us in how we live our lives (An argument that I personally hold strongly…

Book Review: The Whole Counsel of God

This is my review on the book: The Whole Counsel of God: Why and How to Preach the Entire Bible by Tim Patrick, Andrew Reid. This book is suitable for someone or for a preaching ministry who is planning or evaluating their preaching schedule in order to serve the congregation a balanced portion of the Bible throughout…

Weed In The Fallen World

It is the 3rd day of Work From Home in Singapore. I get to have the joy of spending the past 3 days with my wife in close proximity. Space is a luxury in Singapore. God has been gracious to me during my stay in America to provide me with a place to stay where…

Redeeming Recreation: Enjoying God and His Goodness

Should Christians enjoy the pleasures of life? Should Christians spend money on nice food and gadgets? Or should Christians not own expensive smartphone, laptop, and TV? Should Christians enjoy a vacation with family? Or should Christians spend as little as possible and give away all their earnings? Should Christians have any kind of fun? Or…

Boost Your Productivity Working From Home

As many of you will need to work from home for an extended period of time, are you someone like me who is easily distracted? Always tempted to lie on the bed and watch YouTube for hours? Not able to read 2 sentences without checking your phone? Then you need to set up a dedicated…

Be Alert! Be Watching!

A few months back, long before any of this COVID-19 was even a whisper to be heard, Bryan and I happened to be spending our Sunday afternoon out. As we sat enjoying our lazy Sunday, we realised that the mega church nearby was going to begin its evening services soon. We had heard rumours that…

Book Review: Sanctification: God’s Passion for His People

This is my review on the book Sanctification: God’s Passion for His People (2020) by John MacArthur. I was very excited when I read the book title because the sanctification of a believer is very much the goal of biblical counseling and discipleship. As a biblical counselor, my desire is for the church to be…

Book Review: Created to Draw Near

This is my review on the book Created to Draw Near: Our Life as God’s Royal Priests (2019) by Edward T. Welch. For many of us, our understanding of priesthood is often shaped by what we see on the internet of a Roman Catholic pope dressed in a white robe. Some may have a deeper…