Sometimes we reject good things as a defense mechanism. Our prediction of the outcome becomes a precaution and we end it up refraining from it.
Not all who are opposing you are against you, sometimes, they’re just against the patterns of your thoughts.
Have you ever felt stressed when you receive good feedback? Thoughts like: "What if this is the best that I can do?" or "What if my future work don't live up to this?" starts to flood your head and you start to wonder why you're feeling so much stress after receiving a good comment on … Continue reading Always feeling “not good enough”?
When we are overwhelmed, it's often tempting to react immediately. Nonetheless, when our emotions run high, wisdom is low. The steps shared in this video are deeply inspired by Dr. Caroline Leaf, and it has personally helped me to manage stress and anxiety on a daily basis. With that being said, it's easy to say, … Continue reading 5 Steps To Take When You Feel Overwhelmed
In the real world, we can't turn back time. We may have an imaginary picture of what our current reality could look like. But we can't change what we did. Minor or major, private or public, it left an impact that keeps us rethinking the event over and over again.
I didn’t choose this plot. Why am I drowning in this hole of thoughts like a reaction I’ve set on default. I didn’t want to end up here. God, bring this to a halt. This is not my fault. We all have emotional triggers. If you’ve been scared, disappointed, pressured or traumatized before, you'll … Continue reading Triggers don’t cause our response.
After I worshipped I said I’ll change tomorrow. Grateful for the revelation I acknowledged the deception promised a transformation fled from temptation took pride in progression And looked back in recollection of The pleasure of a slip. After I worshipped I said I’ll change tomorrow. It has been ages since you tried to get rid … Continue reading Old habits, same prison, wasted efforts.
"All you need to do is believe in yourself." This is perhaps one of the most popular quotes we grew up hearing. It's the one our teachers encouraged us with, and the one speakers preached from the stage, that'll invite a great applause as people leave with a spike of motivation to take on the … Continue reading Believing in Yourself Isn’t Enough
Dear God, Life with You is an adventure that we wouldn’t trade for anything else. You showed us that You delight in our partnership, and You revealed to us the magnitude of Your inheritance that’s ours for the taking. By Your grace, and the growth of our relationship, we’re motivated and driven by passion. A … Continue reading Dear God, I’m Sorry For Being A Hypocrite
Testimony by Alexandrea Chan, Malaysia. As an IGCSE student, academics were always a dread for me. The switching of syllabus I had to face made it hard for me to cope with it. When I was in Year 9, I failed a criterion that was crucial to enter Year 10. I was so close. But … Continue reading Without Jesus, My Life Wouldn’t Be Back On Track.
Testimony by Sophia Lim, Malaysia. As much as I hate to admit this, I was physically and emotionally abused as a child. For many years, the sight of my mum screaming in my face, and using knives as scare tactics became a norm and it scared me till this day. Traumatised and helpless, I lived … Continue reading Taking A Heavy Step Forward
"Lord I'm sorry, it's wrong I know, but I seriously just don't care right now." Have you ever been in that place? The place where rage and disappointment overwhelm you to the point of disobedience. The place of disobedience that you've worked so hard to overcome, the place you never thought you'd return to. But … Continue reading Breaking the cycle of wrong habits.