Peace Amid Pain

By Pastor Royston Smith What has the year been like so far? Fear, anxiety, and pain have engulfed many.  Somehow the ongoing pandemic has stained and created a negative imprint in my mind that will last a lifetime. “I have never seen anything like this before.” This truly is an unforgettable year.  Challenges are an unwelcome but natural part of life.  This realisation helps to build resilience. During the year many embraced many difficulties. My...

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Goodness

By Pastor Royston Smith “True goodness is when you understand the wickedness within you yet choose to do what is right in spite of its compulsion.” Charbel M. Tadros  Eulogies are one of the major highlights at a funeral. Sometimes they are informative, other times insightful or even hilarious. In the main...

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Long-suffering

By Pastor Royston  “You have no control of uncertainties! You can only control your life and your reaction to any event. May you find grace for patient endurance.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!  In my younger days, I was a bit rebellious. Sporadically, I slipped away after church to the...

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