Speaking The Truth In Love Is How We Love Truly

Upon knowing the Truth, we may have the tendency to become self-righteous and condemning toward those who (we think) do not know and share this Truth. Some of us may have been correcting them harshly and accusingly rather than gently and lovingly. Ganito rin ako lalo na no'ng umpisa. I thought I just wanted people…

That Pill For Strength Called “Gratitude”

I often hear others say, "Count your blessings". In my young mind, I thought my blessings are too many to count, so I didn't bother to count at all. LOL! Jinustify pa ang katamaran! 🤣 But growing up, I eventually realize the purpose and the benefits of being more mindful of the graces and the…

What God Tells Me Through My Dad

Blessed. My brothers and I are blessed that our father is still with us up to this day. Although he is in mid-70’s and has Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), he is still able to function well. Katulad ko, bunso rin ang tatay ko sa kanilang magkakapatid. Kaya siguro may mga pagkakapareho kami ng ugali…

My Tears Were Turned Into Dancing

Earlier this week, I lost my aunt. Before this week ended, I, myself became an aunt. A few days ago, I had been in a period of desolation. Now, it is time for consolation. One of my closest friends had said, whenever he receives a great blessing, he is grateful. But then, he can’t help…

To The Amazing And Beautiful Person That She Has Always Been

A mother may get tired and sick, but she never stops working and taking care of everybody. She may yell at times but her heart never stops whispering how much she loves her children. She may not always feel that she is appreciated, but I hope that today, she will. To this beautiful mother, may she be blessed with graces and love, strength and endurance, laughter and warmth in her heart.

A Holy Week Like Never Before

How this Holy Week 2020 is different from all the Holy Weeks that we had in the past, aside from the fact that most of what we will be doing with our church communities are being done online. How we can make the next few days a more dedicated time to come closer to the Lord and to look into ourselves more deeply.