When God Says Stay, He Even Seals it With His Ways

It was really a battle I could not win on my own. And God used such battle to teach me patience and dependence. What was the most slap-in-the-face lesson of them all? Get over yourself and your self-centeredness.

So on March 12, 2018, I settled my motives before the Lord.

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How To Be A Student-Athlete-Employee Without Losing Your Mind

I would think I already know the nitty-gritty of “managing” time, but no. I eventually realized that any attempt to manage time is useless because we cannot manage something we do not own and control in the first place. But we can steward it and surrender it to God because it has been given to us – in a form that is short therefore precious.

Perseverance 101: What It Is & Why You Should Pass It

I wanted to quit…

but God. He still led me to the realisation that I should pray about my situation and really depend on Him about the matter of my heart. Galatians 1:10 says, “Am I now trying to win the approval of human beings, or of God? Or am I trying to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a servant of Christ.”

God’s ‘No’ is a Beautiful Redirection

In 2014, when I was staring blanking at my unfortunate self-inflicted situations, I could not see hope. Three years later, God helped me figure it out. I thought He was punishing me, but He was in control of every single thing. His plans were intended to prosper me and not to harm me; to give me a hope and a future (Jeremiah 29:11). He allowed those situations not to punish me but for me to witness how sovereign and almighty He is.

He wanted to lead me and guide me towards His best.