Enduring Love Wins

When I look back at how God's ways in my life molded me, I realized how many times His silences hurt me occasionally. But they helped me too, painfully but beautifully. I had to learn the lessons the hard way, but these lessons would really stay with me all my life. ...
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ICCT Cainta – Certificate in Teaching Program – Batch 32

Yesterday was our last day of class for the 6-month Certificate in Teaching Program in ICCT Cainta, Main Campus. The past six months spent taking my 18 units of education subjects have not been easy, but it's all worth it! Every Saturday, I'd leave very early in the...
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Stoicism: Starting the Year with its Ending

I wrestled with the title of this post, the way I wrestled with thoughts of aging and dying while on my 10-day holiday vacation. Life's odd that way. It's just up to you to adjust your perspective and attitude in response to whatever life brings. I really enjoyed the...
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20 Questions for Lifelong Happiness

1.) Should we always feel happy, really? 2.) Shouldn't we also put up with the pain of being alone so that we appreciate it better when we're spending time with others? 3.) Is happiness only found by being with people? 4.) Shouldn't we also appreciate loneliness in...

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Heal Me To Wholeness

Lord, I'm broken. You know all the ways and times I have suffered, torn inside, and in utter pain. You know the deepest cries and longings of my heart. You know the difficult journey I have traveled and the rough road I am trudging on right now. I wish You won't trust...

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Ruins of Revelation

Peering through your windows, I see rays of sunlight revealing your emptiness. As the air of gloominess caresses my cold heart, I walk along the plain uncertainty that paints the rough road leading to your harsh realities.   Your mystique has always intrigued me...

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Gawad Kalinga: Building Homes, Building Lives

Last July 31, 2018, we had a privilege to tour three out of five pioneer Gawad Kalinga (GK) communities in Bagong Silang, Caloocan which were started by our Founder, Tony Meloto, and his amazing team. We visited SM City North Edsa community which was built to...

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All My Broken Pieces

This and that, here and there, are all my broken pieces scattered everywhere. All the negativity. Everyone who has hurt and rejected me. And everything that causes needless pain. I lay them all aside right there as I take on another long and rough journey. The burdens...

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Powerful Monday

The following piece is first featured by RightNOW by 702 DZAS on their Facebook page. There are days when you drag yourself to school or work and say with exhaustion, "Here comes another Monday!" Whatever happens to your week, whether good or bad, Monday comes anyway....

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