Church Is Not About Your Happiness, It Is About God’s

There's something weighing heavily on my mind. Since the start of my website until now, I have learned a lot. I adapted and evolved. And sometimes, what I through was correct in the beginning was wrong. When I realize my errors, I admit that I was wrong. For instance, one of my previous articles … [Read more...]

Being a True Christian Is So Hard

Loving is hard. To love is to sacrifice. And one of the hardest things to do is to love God, because to love Him is to deny yourself. That is why in the Bible (Luke 13:22-23), Jesus said that few will be saved. Few will go to heaven and be with Him because those who truly love Christ is a minority. … [Read more...]

A True Story About a Cat

This is a true story about a cat: I just got off the metro and was on my way back home. And it always starts out the same way … by minding my own business. Behind the bushes, I noticed a a pair of golden eyes. Something was peering at me intensely. I don’t know how I noticed. Call it intuition or … [Read more...]

And God Said, “Let Alex Write,” and Alex Wrote

"You're spoiled," she said. "You're right. Although I am the oldest kid in the family, I feel as if God treats me like the youngest one. I get whatever I want." I just told my good friend about all the good things happening in my life -- how when I go after something, God grants it to me. The things … [Read more...]

Alex Story (Part 4): Aftermath

In part 1, God allowed me to achieve my ambitions and I’ve realized they were meaningless. After the realization, I did not yet turn to God because I then turned my concentration to the person closest to me -- Helen. In part 2, Helen and I developed a deep relationship over the course of 4 to 5 … [Read more...]

Alex Story (Part 3): God Shattered My Heart into a Million Pieces (and Then Gave Me a New One)

In part 1, God allowed me to achieve my ambitions and I've realized they were meaningless. After the realization, I did not yet turn to God because I then turned my concentration to the person closest to me -- Helen. In part 2, Helen and I developed a deep relationship over the course of 4 to 5 … [Read more...]

Alex’s Story (Part 2): My First Serious Relationship

In part 1, I discovered how freedom, control, power, and money are all meaningless. I reached a point where I could do whatever I wanted, whenever I wanted. And yet, I was not happy. Instead, I felt quite lonely. I had no one to enjoy my freedom with. I wasn't happy. Thus, I determined that … [Read more...]

Alex’s Story (Part 1): God Gave Me My Desires and They Were Meaningless

If I had to pinpoint one year that changed my life, it would be 2014. In that year, I graduated from medical school and became a doctor. I subsequently shot my career in the foot and left residency. I published my books and became an author. I attained worldly wisdom. I found freedom ... total … [Read more...]

Swoon (Book Review)

title: Swoon - Great Seducers and Why Women Love Them author: Betsy Prioleau what you’ll learn: how to enthrall women through their emotions Why You Must Read It Have you ever seen an average guy with a beautiful girl? He wasn't tall or good-looking, and didn't look rich. You can't help but turn … [Read more...]

How to Go from Cog to Boss and Earn Much More Than $8 an Hour

Towards the end of last year, after publishing my cog job post, I came across an article about 10 companies who pay their employees the least. Here's what the companies pay their cog workers: 1. Walmart - less than $9 / hr 2. McDonald's - $7.25 / hr (federal minimum wage) 3. Target - less than $9 / … [Read more...]