Did I make the Right choice?

Have you ever been asked this question by a friend or family or someone that looks up to you? Have someone ever asked you to validate a decision that had been made whether it’s...

The Story of Upali

The Story of Upali (as told by Ven. Narada in The Buddha and His teachings) On one occasion Upali the millionaire, a follower of Nigantha Nataputta, approached the Buddha and was so pleased with the...

Is a life worth more than others?

The gospels tell us of the tale of how Herod the King ordered the death of all children below a certain age because he felt threatened by the birth of the perceived future King...

What does it mean to accept Christ?

Accepting Christ in it's simplest term can be likened to the planting of the seed of God within you.  Most Agriculturist knows that weeds grow effortlessly on lands. The lands don't need anyone to bear...

Understanding the man Jesus and the Nature of Christ.

Anytime I study the gospels, and especially the words attributed to Jesus Christ, I try to differentiate the words spoken by the man Jesus, and the words spoken through the man Jesus. The words that...

A rethink on what Christ means.

Peter confessed that Jesus is the Christ. However, what does Christ means? Christ means the anointed one. It also means the Messiah in Hebrew. Why did Christ come to this world? Or why did Jesus...

The Spiritual Peril of Judging others.

A legend is told of how Moses once heard a shepherd praying, “O God, show me where you are that I may become your servant. I will clean your shoes, and comb your hair,...

Adam and Eve; A figurative perspective.

As I was studying the first few chapters of the book of Genesis once again, I had a different realization from what's popular in the Christian community. The story of what happened in the garden...

We are nothing without God.

"We are nothing without God" is a widely used statement in most Christian circles, and I found myself pondering on this. Why do we say that we are nothing without God? From what specific...

Enlightenment is the Key

I must apologize before I start that this would sound preachy. I don’t like preaching because it entails making conclusions about a subject matter and I believe that we know in part and thereby...