New in Relation to the Old

“As I look back on this road I travel, I’ve seen so many times He’s carried me through. If there’s one thing that I learned in my life. My redeemer is faithful and true.” The message of this song by Steven Curtis Chapman never fails to encourage me. It always speaks of the message that…

A Celebration For Jesus

Psalms 115: 1 Not to us, O LORD, not to us, but to your name give glory, for the sake of your steadfast love and your faithfulness! Celebrating Christmas for us Filipinos, are quite unique and nothing short of a lively gathering of all family and friends. It is the time of the year where…

The Christmas That Was Meant To Happen

After 9 years, I finally got to experience (again) the excitement of gazing at the beauty of the Filipino culture in relation to how it celebrates the Christmas season. The festive feeling is everywhere. The anticipation of merry days is exhilarating. There’s no limit nor boundary that hinders Filipinos from enjoying this season. The rich…

The Great Insignificance

It’s really funny that usually I go home from work; my kids would love to really show off. Joshua would immediately show me his work and tell me what he did in the school and tell me “I did this…that”. While the other little girl would show some stuff she did all day at the…

You Are With Me

Psalm 23:4 4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. I have experienced fearing different kinds of fear. When I was a child, I feared monsters, ghosts and any other creatures or…