Work

Struggling under my toxic boss, prayer turned things around

Maybe I did something wrong. I’ll try again next time. Such were the thoughts I had when the relationship between me and my boss first turned sour a few months into my job. At that time, I had...

Work

Behind The Paycheque: 2 lawyers’ hot takes on the limits of justice and other controversial questions

A sword, a balance scales and a blindfold. These items, unanimous with the Lady Justice, symbolise power, impartiality and objectivity in the judicial system. Yet, in reality, the execution of...

Mental Health

Feeling like a failure through my twenties, I found breakthroughs in becoming a teacher

In my early twenties, I experienced what I hope to be the worst ever episode in my life. I could not hold down a job, I faced immense social anxiety and I struggled with my mental health. Making...

Money Matters

FIRE: Finance professionals weigh in on hustle culture, nest eggs and why we work

FIRE, short for “Financial Independence, Retire Early”, is an enticing concept that has taken the world by storm for a while now. I listened to a recent Channel NewsAsia podcast on this...

Real Life, Real People

Being rescued from a life of emptiness gave this young doctor a new mission

Growing up, I struggled with anger and used to be a bully. When I was in primary school, I had even gone to the extent of setting up a club against someone I disliked, and got others to hate on her...

Work

Behind The Paycheque: High flyers in the aviation industry

If you have ever wondered what it must be like to be a pilot, then youโ€™re in for a treat today. Taking the hot seat in our new series #BehindThePaycheque where Christian professionals answer...

Personalities

Felicia Chin ้™ˆๅ‡ค็Žฒ on her struggles, saying “yes” and switching to a different path with ่ฟ˜ๅฅฝๅ— hhm.sg

โ€œIs it too shallow of me to say this โ€ฆ,โ€ Felicia Chin sheepishly quips, โ€œBut I donโ€™t know how to choose my own wardrobe!โ€ She is dressed in an olive sports jacket over a plain black...

Money Matters

Cryptocurrency: A quick pathway to a flourishing life?

Cryptocurrency. Because of its volatile nature, because it is not heavily regulated right now โ€“ its value tends to go up and down quickly.ย  What that means โ€“ along with the human heart’s...

Missions

Joshua 21’s missions call to the next gen: Who will fill their shoes?

A thunderous applause filled the hall after two speakers representing different generations shared their stories. Kate Cheah, 84, who went to Hong Kong in 1965, is said to be the first missionary...