Monthly Archives: June 2013

Practical Stuff: Money Matters 3: Housing

*I started writing this article October 27, 2011, and am completing it now, 610 days later. I hope the thought flow will still make sense* A typical renting Filipino would, given a choice, rather own a house. A good number … Continue reading

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Farewell to my GF (2)

My boring Tuesday morning suddenly became a rattling one as I discovered that my beloved camera was nowhere to be found. I prayed and hoped that it had just been misplaced at home. After a day of searching and queries, … Continue reading

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SMS 81: Leviticus 19:18 (June 18, 2013)

“Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against a fellow Israelite, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.” (NLT) The phrase “I am the LORD” can be found 155 times in the bible – often attached … Continue reading

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SMS 80: Hebrews 4:13 (June 17, 2013)

“Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable.” (NLT) We can neither lie to, nor hide from God. we are all accountable … Continue reading

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Learning Lessons the Hard Way: “Measure Twice, Cut Once”

Note: This is not about carpentry. In an attempt to be productive yesterday, I decided to leave home 1.5 hours before our music team practice to withdraw money and deposit them into a BDO account as payment for a grease … Continue reading

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SMS 80: Matthew 6:13

“And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one” Evading sin and temptation starts with an awareness that we must (for God is holy); and that, on our own, we can’t. Yet after thus praying, our … Continue reading

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SMS 79: Matthew 6:12

“Forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors” It is hypocrisy to ask for forgiveness from God, if we cannot forgive others. Our sin against God is greater than the combined sins of all who have wronged … Continue reading

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