TheGodminute

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Author Archives: Sophia Lorena Benjamin

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

September 16, 2021 · 8 Comments

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

August 6, 2021 · 9 Comments

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

July 29, 2021 · 2 Comments

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

July 13, 2021 · 22 Comments

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

June 24, 2021 · 11 Comments

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

June 18, 2021 · 37 Comments

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.

June 13, 2021 · 67 Comments

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

June 10, 2021 · 16 Comments

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

June 8, 2021 · 11 Comments

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

June 5, 2021 · 27 Comments