Dear SSU (Letter from a post grad)

Dear SSU, I once believed that life after university is a beautiful one where you can easily get everything you want, where you get all your desires at ease without any deformation or pressure, I believed that you don’t have to wait too long before you get married and have to move back to your parent house to start life afresh. Maybe I was wrong … Continue reading Dear SSU (Letter from a post grad)

…To Be One with God

by Single Sisters in University And the glory which You gave Me I have given them, that they may be one just as We are one…John 17:22 I have been meditating on the above verse for some time now and kept on wondering: “What does it mean to be ‘one’ with God as Jesus mentioned?” This verse comes from Jesus’ last prayer (John 17) before … Continue reading …To Be One with God

I Am Free! I Can Do Whatever I Want!

International Student Edition

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I realized this one thing when I became an international student in Canada: I.Am.Free!!! I can do whatever I want and no one is watching me! My family is far away and nobody here cares about what I do or don’t do! I can pretend to be the good daughter on the phone with my parents; I can lie however I want because they have no way to verify the information. I am free!!! I can follow the popular trends on campus, go out with friends all night, who cares? I am free!!! Continue reading “I Am Free! I Can Do Whatever I Want!”

Holiday Blues

The holiday season is a time of rejoicing and celebrating, many students are excited about going back home, being off from school, getting together with family and friends, etc. Nonetheless, there are also others who are going through pain due to the loss of a loved one, loneliness, or perhaps a sickness. Continue reading “Holiday Blues”

Doubting God

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“Are you really aware of what’s going on?”
“Should I handle this problem my own way?”
“Why are you being so silent if You’re Almighty? For goodness’ sake, please do something!”  Continue reading “Doubting God”

The Art of Waiting…

Abraham waited 25 years for Isaac (Gen12:4,21:5), Joseph waited 13 years before becoming elevated above his brothers (Gen37:2,41:46), the Hebrews waited 38 years in the desert before entering the promised land (Deut2:14), and I have been waiting 14 years and counting for God’s intervention. “Waiting” is definitely a common theme for those who want to follow Christ, I have realized this over the years of … Continue reading The Art of Waiting…