Melvyn Tan
December 26, 2013

How Can You Be More Resourceful

[blockquote source=”Psalm 145:18-19 (NIV)“]The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth. He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.[/blockquote] Entrepreneurship As I learned more and more about entrepreneurship, I began to see some recurring behaviors. In fact, if you were […]

December 25, 2013

Can You Be Honest?

[blockquote source=”Zechariah 8:9 (NLT)”]“This is what the Lord of Heaven’s Armies says: Be strong and finish the task! Ever since the laying of the foundation of the Temple of the Lord of Heaven’s Armies, you have heard what the prophets have been saying about completing the building.[/blockquote] Cautious and Conscious I used to be rather […]

December 24, 2013

Did You Sent Jesus Away?

[blockquote source=”Zechariah 7:8-10 (NIV)]And the word of the LORD came again to Zechariah: “This is what the LORD Almighty said: ‘Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another. Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. Do not plot evil against each other.'[/blockquote] Lost and Found My wife recently bought […]

December 23, 2013

What Are Your Good Habits?

[blockquote source=”Zechariah 4:10 (NIV)“]“Who dares despise the day of small things, since the seven eyes of the Lord that range throughout the earth will rejoice when they see the chosen capstone in the hand of Zerubbabel?”[/blockquote] When You Wake Up There are certain things that you would do when you wake up. Some of us […]

December 22, 2013

We Are A Creation Nation

[blockquote source=”Revelation 13:9-10(NIV)“]Whoever has ears, let them hear.  “If anyone is to go into captivity, into captivity they will go. If anyone is to be killed with the sword, with the sword they will be killed.”[/blockquote] Disturbed I have been rather disturbed by the way that we use technology. I’ve seen husbands and wives, dining […]

December 21, 2013

Two Myths Of Great Work

[blockquote source=”Psalms 140:13 (NIV)“]Surely the righteous will praise your name, and the upright will live in your presence.[/blockquote] The Resistance After dropping the ball for a few days, the resistance gained strength pretty quickly. First, I started thinking that I would not have enough materials to write a full post. Then I began to think […]

December 20, 2013

Put God First Place

[blockquote source=”Haggai 1:5-6 (NIV)“]Now this is what the Lord Almighty says: “Give careful thought to your ways.  You have planted much, but harvested little. You eat, but never have enough. You drink, but never have your fill. You put on clothes, but are not warm. You earn wages, only to put them in a purse with holes in it.”[/blockquote] Pretty Caught Up […]

December 18, 2013

The Strength You Need To Conquer The Summit

[blockquote source=”Habakkuk 3:1 (NIV)“]The Sovereign LORD is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to thread on the heights. For the director of music. On my stringed instruments.[/blockquote] Challenge by Choice I would always remember the time I spent in New Zealand Outward Bound. From the first […]

December 17, 2013

Give Thanks To The LORD

[blockquote source=”Psalm 136:26 (NIV)“]Give thanks to the God of heaven. His love endures forever.[/blockquote] Values Inculcation As my wife and I discussed about the list of values that we want to inculcate in our 33-month son, top on our list was “being thankful”. The reason for that choice is two-fold. Take For Granted One, we […]

December 16, 2013

What Is Flawless And Free

[blockquote source=”Proverbs 30:5 (NIV)“]“Every word of God is flawless; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him.[/blockquote] Perfect Tool Ever since I’ve been self-employed, I’ve been always on the lookout for the perfect smartphone.  I’ve tried the Nokia 9000 Communicator, Nokia 9500 Communicator, Nokia E90 Communicator, Nokia E72, BlackBerry Bold, iPhone 3GS, iPhone […]