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…

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…

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 CRUCIAL STEPS FOR NEXT-GENERATION SOUTH ASIAN LEADERS

4 CRUCIAL STEPS FOR NEXT-GENERATION SOUTH ASIAN LEADERS

It is exciting to see young next-generation South Asian leaders take positions of influence in churches across the nation! However, I am saddened when I notice these leaders participate in the destructive behaviors of the previous generation. I’m shocked when…

5 APOSTOLIC LESSONS FROM THE GLOBAL CHURCH

5 APOSTOLIC LESSONS FROM THE GLOBAL CHURCH

I have had the privilege of going overseas to partner with various churches and indigenous ministries – especially in India. Every time I interact with believers and leaders from the Global Church, I walk away feeling inspired, emboldened, and challenged….

10 WAYS TO BRIDGE THE GENERATIONAL GAP AT YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH

10 WAYS TO BRIDGE THE GENERATIONAL GAP AT YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH

There is a problem in the South Asian (SA) church. It is the generational gap. Unfortunately, most church leaders are not paying attention to the generational gap between SA Immigrants and SA Americans. If church leaders do not address this…

10 FAVORITE MOMENTS AT SOUTH ASIAN INTERVARSITY LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE

10 FAVORITE MOMENTS AT SOUTH ASIAN INTERVARSITY LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE

I had the privilege of teaching at the 3rd South Asian InterVarsity Leadership Institute on August 1-5, 2014. It was one of my favorite moments in college ministry. The sharpest South Asian student leaders from all over the United States…

#018: Put on the Helmet of Salvation (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

#018: Put on the Helmet of Salvation (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

For this session, you will be listening to the second part of my talk that I gave at Texas Woman’s University in Denton, TX entitled, “Put on the Helmet of Salvation” based on Ephesians 6:10-17. If you haven’t done so, go…