Sari-Sari Takeaways 11/2/16

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Grace releases us from perfectionistic attitude, wearisome life and depression. We therefore need a steady and sufficient supply of grace.

Can beauty save the world? The juxtaposition of beautiful Savior exhibits both unattractiveness to many and beauty to some. The problem is that man is not naturally drawn to the power of its beauty and needs new eyes to behold it.

Harvard Business Review talks about the winning camp in the rising world of freelancing. As a freelancer myself, and believes that I  have no other option, I begin to see the bright side of it plus the foreshadowing challenges in the years that will come by.

It’s the 499th anniversary of the Reformation: Almost five centuries have passed, much have been done, but more things are to be done. Revisiting the life of Martin Luther is worth doing- as it gives fresh insights so we can semper reformanda- keep on reforming (especially ourselves).

Semper Reformanda, what does it mean? And what does it imply? Its literal meaning is Keep on Reforming – trying to reflect and understand this phrase deeper, it’s not just needed by the world today, but even the Protestants themselves are to heed the call to constant reflection of selves in connection to the Scriptura.

“Our faith in Christ does not free us from works, but from false opinions concerning works, that is, from the foolish presumption that justification is acquired by works.” -Martin Luther

Grace to us for a productive day!

Sari-sari is a Filipino word which means assorted. An effort to share some precious bits of truth and Worldviews regarding events happening around us. In case you missed them, here are my previous Sari-Sari Takeaways.


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