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02 – life

Something’s Missing.

What do you do when life just seems to pile up, responsibilities seem to never end, and God seems distant, present but very, very distant. To be honest, I don’t know. I am struggling with this thought lately. How do I reach God when I myself feel so far away …

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The Probability of a Human Connection

Once a week, I volunteer at an elementary after-school program that targets vulnerable at-risk kids. Once I week, I have to take a bus from my university to the elementary school. Once a week, I ride that bus through Hastings Street–the “Skid Row” of Vancouver. And (at least) once a …

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The peak of healing

Scars tell a story. No matter what they are from, they show something intimate, something that nothing else is able to show. They show something in your past, something that you had gone through. I know alot of people become ashamed of them, trust me, I have been there. I …

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Born to Love

I think a lot of us forget the reason why we are here, what we are meant to do. Many of us turn to violence, hate, unforgiveness, etc. to deal with problems in our lives. Why did Jesus come though? He came to love us, to be an example to …

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6 Types of Love?

Disclaimer: Greek mythology is only used to help explain – I am not suggesting to go and follow the Greek “gods” Love – an intense feeling of deep affection; feeling a deep romantic or sexual attachment to (someone). Valentines day is here, and love is in the air. Chocolates are …

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Quiet in the Ordinary

“Quiet down before God.” “Rest in The Lord.” “Be still.” “Be silent” “Surrender.” -Psalm 37:7- Sitting outside on my favorite place – the front steps, I am again found listening to the wind in the crisp leaves and looking up at the beautiful array of stars above me. I can …

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They Deserve Better

“Lord, please help me see these people the way You do.” What a dangerous prayer. I often like to hide behind walls and let my own prejudices get in the way when it comes to the poor. However, when it comes down to it- they are my brothers and sisters. …

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Life Lessons

Hey all! It’s been awhile and I miss you dearly. As I’m getting acquainted with this new season in my life I have a few things I’d like to share with you all. It turns out the transition from high school to the outside world is not as smooth as …

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The corridor of life

*Disclaimer: this is from my flawed and earthly perspective* In life, one usually stops and tries to look backwards in life. They see how the things in the past that they had overcome. Some even try to see how far they have come. You Imagine if you are in a …

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Death? Yes!

Living forever? Scientists are saying that immortality (the beginning stages at least) will be possible within 30 years. Even though it will take longer to achieve full immortality, it will still be coming. This Immortality will mean no more death, for anyone, in a short amount of time. The world …

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