air plant, oxygen plant, change, thriving

thriving

At the end of tomorrow I will be celebrating making the two-month mark in my new job. This second month seems to have breezed through as I adjusted and settled in nicely in my new environment in a new city. I have not been blogging since I started work so I thought a short update…

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connecting the dots

When the dust has settled, you will discover it was never random! 當塵埃落定後,你會發現事情根本不是偶然的。 “My season with this job has come to an end,” I explained to the team at work after I tendered my resignation in very short notice in August last year. The heads of department were in utter disbelief that I would leave…

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true friendship

Last year when I tripped over a small speed bump on my life journey, I discovered the essence of true friendship. The life lesson I have learnt: Friendship isn’t about who you’ve known the longest, it’s about who walked in to your life, said “I’m here for you,” and proved it.  ~ Unknown My heartfelt thanks…

a time for everything, year-end reflection, faith reflection

a time for everything

I can hardly believe the year is coming to an end. Really, where has the time gone? The memory of celebrating the last Christmas seems to be still fresh and lingering, yet we are preparing to welcome my favourite time of the year again in just a couple of weeks’ time. Truly, how time flies!…

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step into a world of style and glamour

It was a lovely sunny Wednesday morning when I arrived for my appointment. Before I even got near the red front door, Datuk Gordon Leong opened it wearing a big smile to welcome me. He ushered me in, immediately and almost audibly a gasp of delight escaped me at the sight before me. In the…

containers, miracle of the 17 containers, obedience, trust, Proverbs 3:5-6

miracle of the 17 containers

“I want to share with you my story of the 17 containers!” was the line blurted out by Catherine excitedly during one of our weekly connect group meetings recently that brought us a story about trust, humility and the blessings of obedience. The incident took place a few years ago when Catherine had already achieved…

decluttering, spiritual decluttering

when less is more

“Constantly choose rather to want less, than to have more.” — Thomas à Kempis Reflecting on the theme of “contentment” from our daily devotion on Every Day with Jesus, I decided that it was time to do some decluttering — to rid of some of the things that I no longer want or need and…

london

a month in London

in the beginning… I knew I was going to London for a special work assignment to help take over a small hotel for my boss at one point but I just was not quite sure when it would be. The first trip in November last year was called off in the very last minute as…

medical mission trip lumampau sipitang sabah

reaching out, changing lives!

The list of information we received just short of a week before we were due for our weekend medical mission trip was brief. All we got was — electricity by generator set (still under repair), bring torch, sleeping bag and mosquito net, weather can be cold so bring something warm… then there was the assignment…