You Need the Prince of Peace When You Are In A Precipice

“You want a peace of Me?” Jesus might say. May this message from Pastor Rick Warren allay your fears, anxiety, and turmoil: “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince…

Free Gift For You

Sharing with you this message from Pastor Rick Warren on “The Purpose Of Christmas.” He mentions what was the “original Christmas gift” in the video.

When You Feel What You Do Is Ordinary or Insignificant

“You may be hooking up mergers Cooking up burgers But at the end of the day Little stuff Big stuff In between stuff God sees it all the same.” -Steven Curtis Chapman, Do Everything May this brighten up your day! DO EVERYTHING (By Steven Curtis Chapman) You‘re picking up toys on the living room floor…

If You Are Sad This Christmas

There was a news wave of deaths in the last week (suicide, accidental falling off a condo balcony, murder, transport accident, suicide bomber) which reminded me that Christmas  with its global reputation for being the most wonderful time of the year could be the saddest for some people… precisely because it is supposed to be…

Love Letter for the Kitchen By Racquel Guevara

Her hand-drawn beautiful rose served as the backdrop on which my customer, Racquel Guevara, wrote her even more beautiful note. She expressed that during her visit to the shop, she felt that “the place was made of and with: Love, Faith, Prayers, …and giving back to God.” Praise Him for His love and grace that…

Have You Felt Let Down By God?

A dear friend messaged me yesterday because she was holding on to the promise of God’s protection but she felt like God didn’t keep His promise and so if He didn’t keep that promise, how can she believe His other promises? Oh dear, I could totally empathize.  I’ve been in her shoes asking if God…

Preparing for a Rock n Roll Concert

When I found out three weeks ago that I would get to sing two songs with the authentic rock star, Arnel Pineda, for his upcoming Rock n Roll concert for our village, here were the things I did: PRAYER Pray to see God’s perspective on why He opened this door. SONGS Find out what the…

Arnel Pineda: Voice for the Hopeless

To Filipinos all over the world, Arnel Pineda needs no introduction. His well-known story  has been watched online by millions. [Just in case you missed Oprah’s feature, HERE‘s the link].  Oprah said,” Arnel gives all the credit to his mother) who believed in him long before he believed in himself.” Her prolonged hospitalisation prior to her…

Tiong Bahru Bakery Singapore

A fourth generation baker, French pastry chef, Gontran Cherrier, behind Tiong Bahru Bakery, wanted to “create a real, authentic experience”  with his baked goods and desserts using “traditional French techniques infused with international flavours.” His first bakery was in Montmarte, Paris established in 2010. After two years, he set up his first bakery abroad in…

Word for Moms: Nancy Koe

Moms go through evolving seasons of expectation, exhilaration, exhaustion, empty-nest. Today is for encouragement. You may be one of the lucky ones with unconditionally-loving-and-forgiving, always-grateful-of-your-sacrifices children. Wow praise God!! But in case not, please read on. You may not get formal notice of promotion from CEO to Consultant (on an “as needed” basis) but if…

Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore Afternoon Tea

I heard that Prince Charles was just here the week before.  Not that I would have changed my reservation one way or the other but it’s interesting to note that this hotel meets royal standards. There is much to feast your eyes on before getting to your Landing Point. The Clifford Pier was closed for…

Les Amis Singapore

Diner’s Choice 2017 has this 2-star Michelin restaurant on the list. It’s in the same building as Isetan Orchard but you have to go to the back of the building (parallel to Orchard). It has a low-key entrance with the impressive awards just outside the door to keep you busy while waiting for opening time….