Monthly Archives: February 2016

Leaving Our Past Behind


I am always puzzled when someone says that the reason for their behavior and character is that, “they have the past.” They are usually referring to some bad experiences that they were a part of, either voluntarily or involuntarily.

Godly Young Men

What makes a young man Godly? In the movie, Gladiator, there is this one line that captivates my heart. Maximus, played by Russell Crown, declares that “What we do in life, echoes in eternity.”

Don’t Despise Your Singleness


Are you despising your singleness ? If you are single and in your twenties, you have heard it before; you know all the things people say to singles. Like, why aren’t you married yet? What’s wrong with you? It seems that the older we get, the barrage of questions keep on coming more often.

Why I Will Never Be an Atheist


Recently there have been a few people who grew up in the Russian community that came out on their social media platforms and told the world that they have walked away from Christianity. Some of these people happen to be my friends and some I barely know. Just like them, I grew up in the Slavic community where I struggled …