TheGodminute

A daily dose of God’s touch in a minute…

Why stress over the presentation?

It’s Marigold season. You can see them everywhere, gardens, parks and the markets are full of them. Long ago, we had Marigold flowers growing in our garden during the monsoon. … Continue reading

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Do you think it was the Himalayan stick?

Many years back, we traveled to Northern India on holiday. Nestled among the thick forests, the snow-covered Himalayan mountains are majestic and mesmerising. The hilly charm, the cold weather, taste … Continue reading

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Are you ready to announce the morning?

Goa is popular for offering a vibe comprising of sun, sand, beaches and beer. In a way, that could be true, but more from a tourist’s perspective. However, to someone … Continue reading

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Would you like a Hot cup of Chai?

Last weekend, it was raining. Outside, the grey overcast sky was dull and gloomy. The cold breeze accompanied by thick rain made the surroundings damp everywhere. Inside, our little group … Continue reading

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What qualifies you to possess the finest?

A father brings his epileptic child to Jesus. Seeing Jesus, the boy goes into a convulsion, falls down and starts rolling on the ground. Jesus remains calm, in no apparent hurry. … Continue reading

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If this lip-smacking Portuguese delicacy could speak

There is an invaluable life lesson this Portuguese gourmet dish presents to us. ‘What appears to be a problem could be converted into a blessing.’ The key is to sort … Continue reading

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900 followers and What motivates me to blog

Reaching 900 followers from 0 has been a journey filled with so much and I wanted to share a few tips that i’ve learnt along the way on how to increase your followers and stay on course to an enjoyable Blog Life.

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Left alone, the Eagle Cried!

An eagle was not really aware of it’s superiority Though many flying creatures The raven, the crow, the bat Even the Fly Watched the eagles’ exceeding distinction In covetous envy … Continue reading

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What happened at Straight Street?

A loud, overwhelming voice echoed from the sky ‘WHY ARE YOU DOING THIS TO ME?’ Saul, the persecutor of God’s people is blinded by a bright light. The zealous man … Continue reading

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He said “I knew you would make it”

The tunnel was the only way before me A dark narrow hollow tunnel I walked alone The more I  walked the more fearful it got I wished I had a … Continue reading

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The Game was called Logorio

Gathering around the neighborhood while growing up, we played a game. The game was called Logorio. It was a game where we stacked broken pieces of tiles used for building … Continue reading

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The enemy didn’t want you to see this message

I don’t know who i’m talking to. But I know there is someone who needs to hear this. God has a special plan for your life and the enemy is … Continue reading

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Exchange Those Frustrations for Something Better

Hope this message finds you well. Just wanted to reach out to you and let you know that i’ve recently begun sharing a few inspiring thoughts via YouTube through a … Continue reading

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Your Journey Will Not Disappoint You

Are You Stuck in Your Journey Half Way? Are You Feeling Lost and Out of Control? Are You Facing Roadblocks of Disappointment, Fear and Anxiety? Are You Happy with Your … Continue reading

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How to prepare the ground for your miracle

Even though your situation may not seem like its possible for you to find a solutionyou need to prepare the ground for a miracle. I will be doing a Bible … Continue reading

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Who Will Kill the Killer?

After the resurrection of Jesus, He appeared to His disciples and gave  them the great commission. They were to carry the Gospel to the ends of the Earth and to … Continue reading

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Warnings can be a Blessing in Disguise

Given a choice, what would you avoid. Silly mistakes or major destruction. Personally, I would prefer to stay alert and enjoy success and not loss. I remember my first job … Continue reading

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How Cool can Church get?

Are you seeking an answer to long lost issues? Are you dealing with life challenges that seem overwhelming and find yourself struggling to manage?

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I would love to watch iron float again, how about you?

Physics, the science of how matter interacts describes the natural phenomenon. that Iron sinks in water because the density of iron is more than the density of water. The Book … Continue reading

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It’s all going to be good – just like Christmas

Looking back, the past few months,  I often worried and wondered how Christmas 2020 was going to be. I didn’t make any Christmas plans as such but as the days … Continue reading

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There’s a Builder in the Room

He is one of the best artisans of them all but not everyone has seen His works. An Inspiring Devotional Featuring a Bible Verse Thought and Prayer. Give Him a … Continue reading

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There’s going to be ‘Me-Time’ on my to-do list this weekend, how about you?

Most of my weekdays and weekends are packed with routine. An Inspiring Devotional Featuring a Bible Verse, Thought and Prayer Work, family, cooking, church, prayer, and the drill goes on, … Continue reading

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What to do when your own folks look down on you

Jabez was a good man. An Inspiring Devotional Featuring a Bible Verse, Thought and Prayer The Bible says he was more honourable than his brothers. However, when he was born, … Continue reading

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Help me get the Masala done, please!

Every culture follows and loves its own unique cuisine. And I Love Mine. A Daily Devotional Featuring a Bible Verse, Thought and Prayer As exotic as it is, the process … Continue reading

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Profit and Loss Lessons from Jesus

Why would Jesus borrow Simon Peter’s boat to preach? A Daily Devotional Featuring a Bible Verse, Thought and Prayer We know that Jesus’ earthly father Joseph was a carpenter, and … Continue reading

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Are you ready for the new?

It’s time to chuck out the bitter past. A Daily Devotional Featuring a Bible Verse, Thought and Prayer ‘So, the women hurried away from the tomb’. This is the news update recorded in the Gospel … Continue reading

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Success despite fewer resources and less time in hand

A Daily Devotional Featuring a Bible Verse, Thought and Prayer King David’s enemies, the Amalekites once attacked, destroyed, and took away his loved ones and everything that belonged to him. … Continue reading

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Miracle first or Faith first, how does it work?

Sounds a bit  like the common ‘Did the Egg come first or the Chicken’. I observe the following in the below Bible passage: There is no faith present in Zechariah. … Continue reading

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Friday Promise

You shall not miss that good thing When I was expecting my second child, we had to relocate countries. I was filled with nagging thoughts. What if I don’t find … Continue reading

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Blessings can come in tattered packaging

I am reminded of a story about my Great Grandmother. In those days when it rained heavily at night, the next morning, the village would be full of ripe mangoes … Continue reading

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Today, may the Hand of God help you in every difficult task and situation

Are you facing limitations? Are you feeling frustrated, helpless, hopeless? Time to look back and see how marvelously God has been working a way out for you in spite of all the limitations. Time to Praise Him. Enjoy the read and be blessed.

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The stunner behind Mikey’s healing

A few weeks back, our pet pug Mikey, woke up sick. Unlike most mornings, we could not see him sniffing around or hear him bark until he is served. That … Continue reading

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That style of teaching was the reason for their success

Does success depend on a learner’s ability to grasp or is it resting on a teacher’s ability to teach? With experience, I observed that it is the teaching methodology that … Continue reading

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The Prayer that keeps me and my family safe

Today, I will be sharing a powerful, personal prayer with you. This is one of the prayers that I have been praying for protection ever since the pandemic began which … Continue reading

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It was His way of saying ‘Happy to  Help’

When Zacchaeus climbed the sycamore tree in the Gospel of Luke, he was not up there because he had a need. He just wanted to see Jesus. As a tax … Continue reading

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Make that start and keep going!

Eight years back I was led to start TheGodminute. A blog born out of the desire to point to the hope we can find in and through the written Word … Continue reading

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No longer common but a man with uncommon favor

Cornelius was a man of prayer. He gave generously to charity and to the poor and was a man who revered God. One day while he was wide awake, he … Continue reading

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Today your burden will be rolled away

When Jacob stole his brothers blessing, Esau was angered to the point of wanting to kill him. Rebekah, his mother advises him to escape to her brother Laban’s house where … Continue reading

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uncover the hidden blessing

These are the last words of David recorded in the Bible: The inspired utterance of David, the son of Jesse, the utterance of the man exalted by the Most High. … Continue reading

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Where did we go wrong?

“Your people could not do the job” the man complained to the leader. Frustrated with the incompetence of his followers, despite the extensive training, the master reprimands them ‘faithless’ and … Continue reading

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Lord, what am I doing here?

Jesus came to the spiritually hopeless and those enslaved in sin and in a helpless state. Like Boaz, Jesus is the relative who has redeemed us, by His precious blood. Like Boaz Jesus is an instrument of the Lord’s filling up what was empty. 

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Draw your breakthrough

When we are close to Jesus we do not plead with him nor shed tears for a breakthrough. we just draw the breakthrough from him.

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