WHY WAIT? START MAKING A DIFFERENCE TODAY

WHY WAIT? START MAKING A DIFFERENCE TODAY

I can remember vividly the day that I resigned from my engineering career. I was scared. I really enjoyed my career, but something was missing. I felt empty. I wanted to make a difference in the world — especially on the college…

#024: How to Live a Life with Awesome Purpose (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

#024: How to Live a Life with Awesome Purpose (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

For this session, you will be listening to the last part of my talk that I gave at Baylor University in Waco, TX. The talk was entitled, “How to Live a Life with Awesome Purpose” based in Ephesians 4:1-6. If you…

4 TIPS ON HOW TO UTILIZE ANGER FOR GOOD

4 TIPS ON HOW TO UTILIZE ANGER FOR GOOD

I must confess. Anger has found its way into my life more than ever before. I am surprised by what gets me angry. My anger can be triggered by something as large as social injustice to something as small as my…

#023: How to Live a Life with Awesome Purpose (Part 1 of 2) [PODCAST]

#023: How to Live a Life with Awesome Purpose (Part 1 of 2) [PODCAST]

For this session, you will be listening to the first part of my talk that I gave at Baylor University in Waco, TX. The talk was entitled, “How to Live a Life with Awesome Purpose” based in Ephesians 4:1-6. In…

JOY IN THE MIDST OF SORROW

JOY IN THE MIDST OF SORROW

I remember sitting next to the bed of one of my mentors and holding her hand as she was dying of cancer.  I remember looking into the grief-stricken eyes of a mother who had just lost her son to substance…

#022: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

#022: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

For this session, you will be listening to the second part of my talk that I gave at Harvest Church of God in Dallas, TX. The talk was entitled, “6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church” based in 2…

IS YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH ETHNOCENTRIC OR ETHNIC-SPECIFIC?

IS YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH ETHNOCENTRIC OR ETHNIC-SPECIFIC?

I’ve heard many of my peers talk about the relevance and effectiveness of the South Asian Church.  Should the South Asian church exist?  Is it a broken model of church?  Should we just give up? These are important questions. However, I…

#021: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 1 of 2) [PODCAST]

#021: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 1 of 2) [PODCAST]

For this session, you will be listening to the  first part of my talk that I gave at Harvest Church of God in Dallas, TX. The talk was entitled, “6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church” based in 2…

10 STATEMENTS I WISH EVERY SOUTH ASIAN PASTOR WOULD SAY

10 STATEMENTS I WISH EVERY SOUTH ASIAN PASTOR WOULD SAY

I believe South Asian pastors play an important role in shaping the cultural and spiritual landscape of South Asian Americans. Their words can inspire or discourage the gifts and passions of the next generation. Unfortunately, I’ve heard my fair share…

MY TOP 10 FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2014 (AND HOW I HOPE TO APPLY IT IN 2015)

MY TOP 10 FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2014 (AND HOW I HOPE TO APPLY IT IN 2015)

I am reading way more than I ever have in years. I’ve been reading books, blogs, magazines — I’m reading anything to learn and grow in my character and leadership. This past year, I set a goal to read 15…

4 SIMPLE THOUGHTS ABOUT #GIVINGTUESDAY

4 SIMPLE THOUGHTS ABOUT #GIVINGTUESDAY

On the heels of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, there is #GivingTuesday. I am thankful for this new trend of giving.  It’s a chance to pause and reflect on our consumerism. It’s a moment to rethink what we do with…