Waiting for God’s Answer : Felichi Buizon

Felichi Buizon is wife to Dr. Jojo Buizon and they are blessed with four children (Talitha, Josh, Kathlyn and Ryan). She is a television host for CBN Asia’s 700 Club, a homeschooling mom, gospel songwriter, and seminar speaker on parenting and early childcare. She is involved in the ministry of teaching at Christ’s Commission Fellowship. Here is Felichi’s…

How to Restore Broken Relationships (JP and Roochie Masakayan Testimony)

Notes to self on “How to Restore Relationships” from Paul Tanchi’s Message 4/29/18: . “1. Repent- Get right with your vertical relationship (with God by repenting/ confessing) and it follows that you get right with your horizontal relationship (others). . 2. Forgive – When you pray blessing for the person and that (s)he come to…

3A’s on Sabbath Days

When he walks in the room, Reverend Tony Yeo might look familiar, bearing some resemblance to Jackie Chan or Eric Quizon. Pastor Tony is one of the two Senior Pastors at Covenant Evangelical Free Church of Singapore (CEFC).  His passion for leadership development through discipleship and mentoring have resulted in over thirty years of proven…

6 Ways to Make An Appeal To Authority

From Ptr. Rick Warren’s message, Before Every Blessing There’s Always A Testing (From 31:58), on how to make an appeal to authority when you are being asked to compromise your biblical convictions, this message is also applicable to when you just need to make any appeal.  Develop a reputation/ track record for being responsible (Prov 22:29:…

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…

Edric and Joy Mendoza: Starting a Smallgroup

Edric E. Mendoza, Jr. is President of TMA Homeschool (an international home-school services provider with over 1,200 students across 24 countries) and Founder of the Homeschool Association of the Philippine Islands (HAPI)). He is also lead anchor at ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC)’s On the Money, a daily show on personal finance that was awarded Gawad Tanglaw’s “Best Business…

Word for Moms: Nancy Koe

Moms go through evolving seasons of expectation, exhilaration, exhaustion, empty-nest. Today is for encouragement. You may be one of the lucky ones with unconditionally-loving-and-forgiving, always-grateful-of-your-sacrifices children. Wow praise God!! But in case not, please read on. You may not get formal notice of promotion from CEO to Consultant (on an “as needed” basis) but if…

Thanksgiving Season Is Daily Special

Today’s YouVersion verse is perfect for Thanksgiving week: I will (commitment; definition #5: expressing habitual behavior) give (freely transfer the possession of) thanks (expression of gratitude, appreciation; acknowledgment, recognition, credit) to You, Lord, with all my heart (believe it very strongly or deeply) I will tell (communicate information, facts, or news to someone in spoken or written…

Why You Shouldn’t Look To Christians

My excesss fifteen lbs. just lurv (Thank you, Jane Go for the word!) me to death!  But Yay! I’m on my third week of attending the dancercise which I abandoned for almost three years. Yesterday, Lilia, one of the attendees who has been absent for almost a year came, too! She said she was encouraged…

How To Shake Off Anxiety and Negativity

My stepdad (who was very good to me) passed away just after I left California more than three weeks ago. His celebration-of -life memorial was yesterday. It was way too soon for me to get another ticket to fly back. My comfort was the possibility of doing FB livestream (which, like a status update actually…

“There Are Treasures In Life That Can Only Be Found In The Dark”: Fe Abellera Gochuico

I was supposed to be in Makati until evening. She was supposed to have early lunch somewhere else. It was her birthday and her former student’s mom, Mayette, our occasional guest wanted to take Teacher Fe out. A jumble of uninformed venue change for my seminar, lack of gas, and traffic delay caused us to…

Lillian Wong: Facing Grief

After our dancercise, I thanked Dr. Lillian Tabrani for sharing about Joe Holcombe and asked her if she could share about grief. Here, with her blessing, I share her answer with you: Besides being my parent, my mom is also my closest friend so when she passed away, it was like losing two persons at the same…

We Know the Ending and It’s Good

How do you overcome grief over losing a loved one? I was mourning on the phone with my mom yesterday over recently losing my stepdad, (her late husband) Bob, to cancer. I remembered his many kindnesses to me and how he made a difference in my life. Times like this, I wonder if the pain…

Healthy Option at Dean and Deluca, Rockwell with Edith

My friend and teacher, Edith, and I met up for lunch. We had healthy Quinoa Salad with Smoked Salmon and Mango. The saltiness of the firm smoked salmon met the pungent aromatic red onions that dominated the quinoa and other vegetables.  The light vinaigrette dressing with bursts of red beet puree and the sweet mangoes…

8 Ways To Be Salt and Light -Ptr. John Koe

Former Singaporean businessman turned pastor, John Koe, author of The Good God, on his visit to Manila, answered, How do you apply being “salt and light”? Salt and Light for a Christian is living the Kingdom Life in your most natural way in whatever arena that you are in. And what is the “kingdom life”?  That’s…