In the World but Not of the World

“In Christ, we are called to live in this world yet having all our conscience awake that we do not belong to it. We are called to love and do good to the world, even if it doesn’t do good to us. May we live to this calling until he calls us home” Read more here

New Dawn

“If you belonged to the world, it would love you as its own. As it is, you do not belong to the world, but I have chosen you out of the world.”

John 15:19

I have spent over three decades of my not yet three and a half decades’ life in my country. I only got an opportunity to stay in a foreign country for a year or more when I have been fully acclimatized to my own country. I am so much bonded to my country that I always long to be in my country even though living in a “first world” is like a heaven for many from the “third world.” I have always had a sense of living my entire life in my own country than any other. To keep me reminded of my geopolitical belonging, I have my country’s flag with the beautiful crested crane on…

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