You. Are. Loved.

Kapatid, Kaibigan, Kabayan, YOU❤️ARE❤️LOVED. Unconditionally. Completely. Eternally. Lavishly. Here. Now. Always. . “for God so lo*V*ed….V YOU that he g*A*ve…..A his one and on*L*y…….L begott*E*n………………..E so*N*………………………..N tha*T*……………………….T if you believe *I*n him,..I you shall *N*ot perish…N but have *E*ternal life…E John 3:16 NIV. . . You are His Valentine! Happy Valentine’s Day! . . #happy…

On A Given Sunday

This was my Sunday as a visiting body part.  Usually I’m able to catch up with services of my home church, CCF (Pasig) via livestream when I am away from Manila but on this particular day, I wanted to see my teacher and dear friend, Heidi, so I went to her home church, CCF Vancouver. A…

Zach Ertz on The Secret to An Incredible Marriage

Stanford University football athlete and now NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles’s tight end, Zach Ertz caught 7 passes for 67 yards and a go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter in the Superbowl game against the New England Patriots, which contributed to the Eagles’s their first championship in franchise history. [Source] In an interview with Sports Spectrum, Zach Ertz had…

Football as a Platform, Faith as a Purpose

How would the Philadelphia Eagles rebound without Carson Wentz, Jason Peters, Jordan Hicks who couldn’t play due to injuries? That was a big question three months ago. Of course, on Sunday, February 4, 2018, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota, for the first time in its franchise history, without three major star players, the Philadelphia Eagles are the…

Carson Wentz: Practical Advice on Audience of One

You might have seen the Prince Harry dead ringer photos of Carson Wentz circulating online. The Superbowl Champ NFL Philadelphia Eagles’s quarterback is not just about sports, bucks, and glamour. He is founder of Audience of One Foundation, established 2017 with its mission to “demonstrate the love of God by providing opportunities and support for the less…

Gift From NFL Pro’s To You

Carson Wentz, Trey Burton, Nick Foles, Zach Ertz, and Chris Maragos with Jordan Matthews of the Buffalo Bills collaborated with YouVersion to make a 15-day devotional study on the Bible App which you can download for your device! For each day of the study, one of the athletes shares a meaningful verse he has applied…

Nick Foles Almost Quit Two Years Before Being Named MVP of 2018 Super Bowl LII

“In my heart it was probably a hundred per cent [ready to quit]. It was a tough six months. I went through a lot. My wife was there every step of the way. My faith was tested but I just kept leaning on the Lord, kept praying. You know, it’s a journey that we all…

When You Struggle With What to Believe: Abdu Murray

  “There are those of you who have bought in to the cultural idea that if it feels right, it must be true. And you’ve come to be satisfied with that. You’re plagued with doubts and you’re thinking about, “Are there any things certain in life anymore? Can I hold on to anything that’s actually…

#metoo: Josh McDowell

“I can laugh outside but cry on the inside.” Josh McDowell somberly revealed. “My father was the town drunk .When my dad wasn’t hurting my mother, I was busy trying to kill my dad. Every week for seven years I was homosexually raped by Wayne Bailey.” The man was hired as cook and housekeeper when the…

Why Love Wins

The Message Translation: “It is absolutely clear that God has called you to a free life. Just make sure that you don’t use this freedom as an excuse to do whatever you want to do and destroy your freedom. Rather, use your freedom to serve one another in love; that’s how freedom grows. For everything…

Sad Posts Explained

As it came to my attention that certain people viewed me as sad, it occurred to me that my December posts have mostly sounded like they were written by someone who was.  Before the Lord took me training for reformation of my heart, my Christmas concerns were house decor, gift list, parties. But after overcoming…

Old Truths for The New Year

Over the holidays, I received a message from a loved one that communicated to me how I’ve looked stubborn for my faith in Jesus; it came with an analysis that I’m not honest with myself and do not have the courage to walk away from certain situations that had caused suffering.  I am thankful for…

You Need the Prince of Peace When You Are In A Precipice

“You want a peace of Me?” Jesus might say. May this message from Pastor Rick Warren allay your fears, anxiety, and turmoil: “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince…

If You Are Sad This Christmas

There was a news wave of deaths in the last week (suicide, accidental falling off a condo balcony, murder, transport accident, suicide bomber) which reminded me that Christmas  with its global reputation for being the most wonderful time of the year could be the saddest for some people… precisely because it is supposed to be…