Sabado ng gabi. Lapat na ang dilim pero hindi pa rin sya nakakauwi.
Mayroon akong ibabalita sa kanya kaya di ko maiwasang mainip.
Pasado alas-siete na nang makauwi sya ng bahay.
Joy. Love. Sacrifice. Christmas. Christmas is about giving; God gave his Son Jesus as a gift hindi dahil He is expecting anything in exchange but because He wants to show His love. Christmas is about love in the form of sacrifice from the Giver of all things. I have always believed that faith has to…
When I started blogging, I wrestled with thoughts of self-doubt, inadequacy and ineligibility. Self-deprecating thoughts like, “I’m not an expert in this.” or “What if there are experts reading it and they don’t agree with what I say, and they find my statements amusing instead of convincing?” Madami akong blog posts na hindi ko na-publish…
How He ruthlessly perfects, Whom He royally elects!
How He hammers him and hurts him,
And with mighty blows converts him.
The formula that works for me is this: God speaks in 7 different ways; and when I have to make decision, at least 4 of them need to align.
When I started applying that, my decision-making have been easier, and I never had any regrets about of the choices I made since then.
It’s me saying “its Ok, I too am struggling about that, and more than that. So you see, you’re still better off than me.”
Siguro, my kind of faith is like that of Peter: “this-is-crazy-don’t-try-this-at-home” kind of faith.
And I understand not everyone will agree with it.
Do you know what are Spiritual Temper Tantrums? Let me give you my own example, from my own experience:
Is there anyone that fails, Is there anyone that falls, Am I the only one in church today feelin’ so small?
In my younger years, I have judged those whose fashion statement is different than mine — lalo na yung mga kabataang nakikisabay sa uso. I called them lovers of this world, hindi totoong Christians, and other judgmental thoughts that I will be too ashamed to say in public.
What would you do, what would you feel, if one day God told you to do something considered inappropriate in your Christian community?