7 Mind-boggling Biblical Principles and Paradoxes to Challenge Our Christian Faith

I admit in my roughly 16 years as a Christian and 12 years as a Bible Baptist, there are still a mouthful of Biblical teachings my temporal mind has difficulty chewing.  In its most recent whim, I decided to list a handful of principles and paradoxes from the Scriptures which I believe can be taken … More 7 Mind-boggling Biblical Principles and Paradoxes to Challenge Our Christian Faith

Cokeniversary – Journey to 1.5 years as a Yuppie

So it’s a random Wednesday evening right here in our dorm at Kalayaan. Waited for some friends to go online for a blog planning meeting. Randomly chatted people in search of a place called Mt. Hermon. Randomly chatted by a far-related auntie. Randomly chatted my discipler from college. Random. Perhaps, that’s the best word to … More Cokeniversary – Journey to 1.5 years as a Yuppie

Current events – On Rainbow Hues

Since yesterday, my facebook wall is a waterfall of just two things – UP Grad photos and rainbow tinted profile pics. Both of which – graphically captivating. The latter, however, caught not only my eyes but also my intrigued mind. Interestingly, mixed reactions to the recent US Supreme court ruling have drawn a stark contrast between the Christian faith and the LGBT plea. Of … More Current events – On Rainbow Hues

Years Apart

The  tragedy of us is not kilometers. It is hours, minutes, seconds ticking by. Yes,we have ticked away all those years of what could have been – had we not grown apart. If it were only kilometers, I would have run towards you – whenever I miss you. If it were only the boundaries of … More Years Apart

On Beauty – Full Text of my Baccalaureate 2014 Speech :)

To our beloved pastor, Bp. Reuben Abante, mission pastors, fellowship group leaders, Sunday school teachers, advisers, parents, students, fellow graduates, and guests, good evening.   I had this memorable conversation with one of my officemates the past week. He asked me, “What is beauty?” Startled and amused by his random question, I answered back, “..if … More On Beauty – Full Text of my Baccalaureate 2014 Speech :)

On Writer’s Terror

Originally posted on BREVITY's Nonfiction Blog:
A guest post from Sharon Rawlette, suitable for Halloween: Everyone who is a writer or knows a writer is aware of how terrifying it can be to sit down in front of a blank page. Why? A carpenter doesn’t look at a bare cinderblock foundation, drop his tool belt, and run away screaming.…