When God Gives And Takes Simultaneously

Today, I read a story of a married couple who grew old childless. Despite feeling incomplete, they remained servants of God, lived a life of righteousness; and filled their every prayer with the hope that someday, they’d be granted an offspring. One day, the husband, let’s call him Zechariah, learned that God was listening after all…

8 things to consider when you speak the truth in love

I recently followed a young, smart, pretty, PTV4 reporter, host, and actress on Instagram. I didn’t know her before this year until news on her engagement with a young actor and dancer surfaced. I got curious because it took them a decade to finally come to a decision to get married – and personally, I…

Word Vs. Work

How many times have we wished for something to happen? “I wish I could lose a few pounds”, “I wish I could have a house of my own”, “I wish for a husband/wife”, “I wish I could change myself but I can’t. I was born this way.” The truth is, humans by nature wish for…

These six traits are the most important things our children should learn.

If I were to choose only six traits to instill in my son, it would be these: HUMILITY. SELFLESSNESS. WISDOM AND KNOWLEDGE. RESILIENCE. DISCIPLINE. FAITH AND LOVE. 1. HUMILITY Knowing that we are “nothing” in this world helps us be more empathetic with others. But the most important thing that humility brings is that DESPITE…

What happened when we went to church

Last Sunday, my husband and I went to a Christian ministry church nearby. It has been a long time since I initiated hearing the word of God and though it was our first time to attend this church and we didn’t know anyone, the message by the preacher was so relatable it kicked a few…

Proverbs 1

My mom keeps telling me to read the bible, claiming that in case there are some things in life I don’t understand, the bible will reveal the answers to me. She then specifically mentioned that I start with the book of Proverbs. But I grew up putting off this activity, until now. Today, I decide…