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My Christmas – Happiness

My Christmas was simple.

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Headed to church for Christmas service in the afternoon. Heard many amazing testimonies.
Pastor preached about happiness. There are 3 level of happiness.

1. Happy
2. Happier
3. Happiest

Nah, just kidding.

The first is Pleasure. Don’t deny that money does give you happiness. Shopping does give us happiness. Owning a brand new gadget, car, clothes, bags does give us happiness. But these happiness is only temporary. Agree?

The second one is Passion. We all have passion. Passion for blogging. Passion for designing. Passion for nursing. And these passion gives us happiness to an extend. We love working at what we are passionate for. True? You can put it in your hobbies too. The happiness level is longer than pleasure. When you have passion for something, it gives you pleasure. So it goes like this. I once have lotsa passion in cycling. Now, I don’t cycle anymore. I found a new passion. Which is sleeping. HAHA! That cycling passion has fade off.

And the last one is Purpose. Whatever we do, when we found the purpose in what we wanna do, the happiness is long lasting. Therefore, when we know the purpose, we will have the passion, and it gives us pleasure. So instead of starting off with pleasure, why not start off with having a purpose?

What is your purpose living in this world? We can see many unhappy people around because mainly they do not know the main purpose of life. So true, it kept me to ponder. I have a few people asked before, few years ago. And quite often, their answers will be, “To enjoy lor. Die already cannot enjoy ma.”

Ya lah. Enjoy must be happy right? But why so much unhappiness? The enjoyment is just temporary.

So ask yourself. What is your purpose in life? Is life just how you are living? Or is there more than just that?

Rachel gave one great awesome testimony that had a great link to the levels of happiness. Her story was just like any other person who thinks life is just doing what you wanna do, thinking life was just like how you and me live everyday. Whatever that gives her pleasure still led her to so much sadness and she just didn’t know why despite having so much pleasure in shopping and spending all of her savings off. Finally, she found her purpose in life, which is in God. She found God in her lowest moment of her life when she was not even a believer yet. And now, her life is changed, into a happier person, a person full of dreams and vision, and knowing her purpose in life.

She owns a blogshop, that was then, just an ordinary blogshop with no purpose, no vision. Now, she designs her own label and best of all, have a story behind every design. All are inspiring and I love reading them. Do drop by http://thankgodformyspringfling.tumblr.com/ for her writings and of course her blogshop!

Do watch this video too. It is based on her testimony.

And of course, a visit from the boyfriend during the Christmas holidays. =) He finally met my grandfather and is able to click quite well. =)

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Many people told me that it is too long to be in a relationship with Josh. I am now at the dangerous stage, where breakups can happen anytime. But I don’t feel so lor, neither does Josh. In fact, we felt like we are so close, like we have just started dating each other.  They said 8 years is too long and it is time to get married. They said people will start feeling bored of each other. But, I don’t feel bored of Josh! Cause every time we meet, we discover something new about each other. Hehe. Plus, if get bored, married already ma worst?

And I find it kinda ridiculous to leave a person because I’m bored of him and because it’s been too long. I mean, if no plans of marriage then I understand lah. See he so fat also I want him. You know la girls wan muscular man one. But he loves his muscles so much, he gotta protect it with a huge layer of fat. Aih…..

Anyway…

This Christmas, I learnt about true happiness. Have you found your happiness?

Merry Christmas!

Hi everyone!

Wishing everybody a blessed Christmas! May your years ahead be blessed abundantly, filled with lotsa love, joy and peace! Jesus came because God loves every single one of you. =)

And of course, Happy Birthday to my Saviour, Jesus Christ!

In this great occasion, do enjoy the video by one of my favourite YouTube sensation, Jayesslee. =)

and by my sister Phoebe, who sang us a cover. So sweet of her kan? *cough cough*

Have a blessed day and celebration!

2 more months to 2010…

I apologize for not updating my blog. I just feel so lazy though I have lotsa things to blog about.
 
Don’t you think time flies? I have not been updating my blog for 1 month or more. And CHRISTMAS IS COMING! Yes, I know it is only the beginning of November, but in Singapore, it feels like Christmas is tomorrow!

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@Tangs. Still putting up the decos….

Now I can start taking lots of pictures because most of the decos are up. Whee! I’ll take more pictures tomorrow and I will probably post it up on facebook. Blogging on a netbook not syiok le, especially if wanna put up pictures. Netbook cannot accept such big programme like Photoshop and all…
 
Eh, speaking about photoshop, my friend told me I can get the original photoshop programme for $99 only with student card!! *hint hint* ahem phoebe tan……….ahemmmm…

And I’m planning to get a desktop end of this month during the PC Fair here. =D But I don’t know how to shop for computer…=( when i get a desktop, i need to buy table and chair too. wah, end of november sure spend way over budget. so gotta save up this month…

Room is in a mess cause I have no place to put my things. I have my own room, but 70% of the things in the room are my grandparent’s. Even the clothes hang behind the door are theirs. I only got one slot to hang. Then my closet is one tidy narrow one. The big one all their clothes inside. I very kesian. What to do….wanna save money so need to stay with them. I save kao kao then I’ll move out…
Ok, that’s all for now. If I go on, it’ll be one darn long post.