“I miss God so much,” he said. Those five words were heavy. Each word was pregnant with ellipses and exclamation points.
“The T.V screen pops up with the reporter in coarse, forceful voice – “nature strikes back!” Bagyong Ondoy (Ketsana) ravaged Manila like hellfire. Families hold hands as they were […]
“We need to find God and God cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls. The essential thing is not what we say, but what God says to us and through us. All our words will be useless unless they come from within—-words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness.” -Mother Teresa | Excerpt
What will a Promised Land – an Eden lush with bounty and greens, a home with rest and security, a land flowing with milk and honey – look like if everything’s in it, but not God?
The message of the cross will always be offensive, and the simple call to ‘die to self’ will be very hard to swallow because it dares to break the mask of sugar-coated self-glorification and sin. There is, however, no other message.
Don’t dwell where temptation lurks. Crucified Fish __________________________________________________ Most of the time, I’ve been dealing with temptations with shaking knees and a faint heart. Whenever the same temptation […]
“I am Humble” The Greatness of Humility Moments ago, I found myself swapping books with my friend Jireh. He wanted and needed, as he said, to learn about being […]