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Movie Review: The Maze Runner

Movie Review: The Maze Runner

Written by Vania Tan Photo taken from themazerunnermovie.com The title of this movie effectively captures what it is all about. Though a pretty simple storyline—a group of boys trying to get out of a maze—there’s enough thrills and spills, tension, excitement and drama interspersed throughout the entire show that will leave you glued to the […]

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Movie Review: The Maze Runner

Movie Review: The Maze Runner

Written by Vania Tan Photo taken from themazerunnermovie.com The title of this movie effectively captures what it is all about. Though a pretty simple storyline—a group of boys trying to get out of a maze—there’s enough thrills and spills, tension, excitement and drama interspersed throughout the entire show that will leave you glued to the […]

Unbelievable Grace

Unbelievable Grace

Written by Sean Tong What do you expect from life? For Naomi and Ruth, they probably couldn’t expect much. We read their story in the book of Ruth. Chapter one opens with a famine in the land. At that time, Elimelech took his wife Naomi and two sons into the foreign land of Moab. The […]

Glory Be to You

Glory Be to You

Written By Rovelle Kate Reyno Inspired by Mark 16:6 “And [the angel] said to them, ‘Do not be alarmed. You seek Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He has risen; he is not here. See the place where they laid him.’ ” (ESV) Glory be to you, O Lord Open up my heart and mind […]

Why Did You Do That?

Why Did You Do That?

THEME: WORLDLINESS Written By Shawn Quah Why did you do that? I’m not referring to the things we do on reflex such as cracking our neck (which I do when I’m tired), but moments in life where we need to make a deliberate decision on a course of action. In the past when I applied […]

Six Reasons Why I Should Get the iPhone 6 Plus

Six Reasons Why I Should Get the iPhone 6 Plus

THEME: WORLDLINESS Written By Joanna Hor Sleeker. Bigger. Faster. Clearer. Cooler. Apple’s nailed it again. The recently unveiled iPhone 6/iPhone 6 Plus is, in Tim Cook’s words, “without a doubt, the best iPhones [we’ve] ever done.” Whether you’re an Apple loyalist or Apple detractor, it’s hard to pick fault with the new iPhones. They’re great. […]

A Saint is a Recycled Sinner

A Saint is a Recycled Sinner

Written By Stephen Clark For our charity appeal, we recycle aluminium drink cans to raise money. Sometimes I would go out with a bag to collect the cans that were thrown in the streets so we could sell them later. The proceeds went to school fees in India: 150 kilogram of cans = £60 = […]

You gotta follow this!

You gotta follow this!

THEME: WORLDLINESS Written by Vania Tan Have you ever felt the urge to purchase the product you just saw on television, ad shell poster, or billboard? Or perhaps, you are one of those who don’t mind watching the full length of an advertisement just before your YouTube video plays. You may even enjoy watching TV […]

Me and Dresses

Me and Dresses

THEME: WORLDLINESS Written by Kezia Lewis I did it again. I bought a dress. I couldn’t help it. It was so cheap. I didn’t need it. Me and dresses, we have this dalliance going on for quite some time. They are not to disturb me and steal my attention. They are to look bland and […]

Soul Anchor Poem

Soul Anchor Poem

Written by Lim Lay Hsuan Inspired by Hebrews 6:19 “We have this as a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul, a hope that enters into the inner place behind the curtain.” (ESV) Merciless storms and roaring waves, Batter us well beyond repair. Relentless quakes and violent shakes, Defeat us utterly to the ground. Oh […]

Five Reasons to Rejoice in Suffering

Five Reasons to Rejoice in Suffering

Written by Jessica Lim With the trials and sufferings that life throws at us, facing these hurdles often makes dealing with life itself wearisome. Whether they are bearable or devastating, each of the struggles has its lessons that are intended by God. So, instead of simply going through the motion or even seeking quick escape, […]