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On Ezra 3: The Curse of Comparison and Complaint

On Ezra 3: The Curse of Comparison and Complaint

They complained. They murmured. The glory of the latter seemed incomparable with the former. They didn’t know how hidden beauty could ever exceed that which was exposed. Such was the case of these older men. In Ezra’s day, when almost everyone was excited about rebuilding their fallen temple, these elders seemed… Read More »On Ezra 3: The Curse of Comparison and Complaint
image change with a haircut at Cut, Iligan City

The Psychology Behind Changing One’s Image

Girls do have haircuts when they wish to move on. What could have been the psychology behind such an image change? Well, it doesn’t happen with girls alone. Boys do express in their own ways a change in their image once they experience a correspondingly eventful crossover in their lives.… Read More »The Psychology Behind Changing One’s Image

The [Adventist] Youth of Today: Chained to Risk, Called to Rest

“At the time of the end…many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall increase.” (Daniel 12:4) The challenge of the present world to this youthful generation has been in a great degree inclining towards gaining supreme knowledge in science and technology. Indeed, the wittiest students of today are seen… Read More »The [Adventist] Youth of Today: Chained to Risk, Called to Rest

Despite

One erroneous notion commonly held by both professed Christians and unbelievers alike is that which views God as directing the universe in a scripted sense, as if “everything happens for a purpose” under the scripted will of God. This fatal idea apparently roots from an allegedly Biblical standpoint. But, under… Read More »Despite