Tag: lewis

A new heart I will give you, and a new spirit I will put within you; and I will remove from your body the heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.  – Ezekiel 36:26 When the Tin Man asked the Wizard of Oz for a heart, the Wizard gives him a silk […]

…but he said, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in your weakness.” So, I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may dwell in me. – 2 Corinthians 12:9 After I bathed, the scab on my elbow wound mushed up. And the […]

Yours, Lord, are the greatness, the power, the glory, the victory and the majesty; for all that is in the heavens and on earth is yours; yours is the kingdom, O Lord, and you are exalted as head above all.  – 1 Chronicles 29:11 Michelle Tan was right about one thing (at least) – that […]

I just started reading CS Lewis’ Miracles, which argues that miracles occur all around in our everyday lives. It’s not an easy read at all ._. I’ve hardly gotten past chapter 2. But what captured me (and is keeping me going, at least for now) is his initial paradigm. In his worldview, there exists two […]

Letters, undelivered, Memories, unshared. Secrets, unwhispered. Souls, unbared. Words, unspoken, Messages, unsent. Hearts, unbroken, Love, unspent. Joys, undiscovered, Fairytales, unbelieved. Mysteries, unwondered, Life, unlived. To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything, and your heart will certainly be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact, you […]

note: this is a little long When a few of my classmates found out I was a Catholic (and an active one at that), they were surprised. Shocked even. Most probably, it’s because of the fact that I’m fiercely rational in school. I need to be, and I can be (at the expense of some […]