Dear GG; A tribute to a woman who loved Jesus

“And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away.” Revelation 21:4

Dear GG; A tribute to a woman who loved Jesus

Dear GG, As I write this, it has been two weeks since you’ve passed. The reality of your passing has not fully registered with me. I still expect a phone call from you, still expect to see you when we go for dinner at nana’s house, I still look for you. You were 95, but […]

The Mark of Cain

The origin of Cain’s anger is the same as our anger, it is the same offense that we carry that leads us to do hurtful things to our fellow man. It is important to ask the question why and how did it get to this point?

The Mark of Cain

The story of Cain and Abel is known among believers and non believers alike, intriguing them and horrifying them at the same time. An act of murder is hard to fathom, let alone against a family member (i.e. fratricide as in Cain and Abel’s case), but what is unique about this narrative is that it […]

Dreams from the Father

Ancient civilisations, such as the Greeks, believed that dreams were prophetic, meaning that you are given knowledge that something is going to happen, or that something is already happening without your knowledge.

Dreams from the Father

Dreams have long been a source of fascination and mystery to the human race. There have been countless studies done to analyse what we dream about at night, and out of the many theories that have been put forward, the most famous would be arguably be that of Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung. Freud stated […]

Natasha Maurice; Letting Go and Letting God

Her faith plays a huge role in her life, and she says that as of late, the question she gets asked the most it what denomination she’s from. “I no longer see myself under any denomination.” She says. “I would say that I am an ardent Jesus follower!

To say Natasha Maurice is qualified would be an understatement. She was the Coordinator and Media Liaison at the Reflejos Cuban-Sri Lanka solidarity Exhibition , a Consultant at Nucleus Foundation in Sri Lanka and Second Secretary at the Permanent Mission To The United Nations in Geneva until 2013. She also attended the United Nations mandated […]

Johann Peries – How He Climbed Mount Everest

With my knowledge, I would have gone up, that’s what I wanted to do, but I had to choose the tree of life. For the other choice would have meant certain death, and life is more important.

Johann Peiris, together with his partner Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala, have become household names for being the first Sri Lankans to climb Mount Everest. Getting the opportunity to sit with him one on one was a huge honour, his presence was calming and he was such a gracious and inspirational person. Johann has not held back on […]