Monthly Archives: May 2012

Diablo 3, Lady GaGa, and what Christians are supposed to do…

Sorry for the literal title, I can’t think of anything fancy or thought-provoking at the moment. News that the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has acquired a Temporary Restraining Order for the sale of Diablo 3 (both online … Continue reading

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Sanctify Me Slowly, SMS # 35: 1 Timothy 4:12

12 Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.   Age is never an indicator of spiritual maturity, and is certainly never an … Continue reading

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Sanctify Me Slowly – SMS # 34: 1 Samuel 7:15,8:3

15 Samuel continued as Israel’s judge for the rest of his life.  3 But his sons did not follow his ways. They turned aside after dishonest gain and accepted bribes and perverted justice. When one walks a godly life, everyone will surely notice. For uprightness is … Continue reading

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The Quest for My (proof of) Existence

Who would have thought that procuring birth certificates could be an exercise of stewardship (of time and money) and faith? I was (and still am) on a quest – to complete my requirements for teaching in UP this June. They … Continue reading

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SMS # 33: 1 Samuel 6:6

6 Why do you harden your hearts as the Egyptians and Pharaoh did? When Israel’s god dealt harshly with them, did they not send the Israelites out so they could go on their way? The Pilistines experienced firsthand God’s power that they’ve only heard … Continue reading

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SMS # 32: 1 John 4:20

20 Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.  It could not have been any clearer than … Continue reading

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More on the Beatitudes

I have been interested in the Beatitudes since High School. Yet it never ceases to amaze me how God can reveal to you still more about an all-too-familiar passage. As I was doing an SMS series on the Beatitudes at … Continue reading

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