What is the Significance of a Language that it should be Celebrated?

What is the Significance of a Language that it should be Celebrated?

Maari rin itong basahin sa wikang Filipino August is the National Language Month or Buwan ng Wika in the Philippines, commemorating Proclamation No. 1041 signed by former President Fidel V. Ramos in 1997. But then, what is the significance of a language for it to be celebrated? Celebrating a country’s language also means celebrating the country’s identity, culture, and heritage. Filipino […]

Ano ang kahalagahan ng Wika at Nararapat na ito ay Ipagdiwang?

Ano ang kahalagahan ng Wika at Nararapat na ito ay Ipagdiwang?

Here’s an English version of this post on “Buwan ng Wika” Agosto ang tinatawag na Buwan ng Wika sa Pilipinas. Ipinagdiriwang ito alinsunod sa Proclamation No. 1041 na pinirmahan ng dating Pangulo Fidel V. Ramos noong 1997. Pero ano nga ba ang kahalagahan ng wika at kailangan pa itong bigyang pugay? Ang pagbibigay pugay sa wika ng isang bansa ay […]

How to Raise Good Fathers? Here are 3 Tips

How to Raise Good Fathers? Here are 3 Tips

Are you raising up a son? Remember that they might one day lead their own family. Here are 3 tips to help your boys grow up as good fathers in the future. Be a role model Dr. James Dobson said in his book, Bringing up Boys, “Children may not remember what you say, but they are usually impacted for life by […]

How Significant is a Father in One’s Life? Here are 5 of His Major Roles

How Significant is a Father in One’s Life? Here are 5 of His Major Roles

Fathers are significant in the lives of their children especially during their formative years. According to childwelfare.gov, “…children who have an involved father are more likely to be emotionally secure, be confident to explore their surroundings, and, as they grow older, have better social connections with peer.” Here are 5 major roles of Fathers that has to be met in […]

RealTalk – Bittersweet Conversations with Single Mothers

RealTalk – Bittersweet Conversations with Single Mothers

Raising a child is never easy, what more if you have to do it all alone? Single mothers surely know what it’s like. Here’s a #RealTalk with them as they share their bittersweet parenting life. Hear it from Aby, 37 years old, mother to her 12-year old son; Mary, 36 years old, mother to her two daughters aged 2 and […]

Dear Mom, Every Day is Mother’s Day!

Dear Mom, Every Day is Mother’s Day!

I can see how your face has changed through the years. I suppose you have given up your own meticulous beauty regimen since I arrived in your life, thinking that it’s not your priority anymore. I can only imagine how many times you would have wanted to comb your hair better but you couldn’t because feeding me was more important […]

Depression is more than Just your Typical Bad Day

Depression is more than Just your Typical Bad Day

Are you feeling down and sad? Have you been feeling it for quite some time? If yes, then you might want to check yourself a little bit further because in some cases, these feelings can be a sign of depression. Depression is defined by healthy-holistic-living.com as, “…an illness that involves the body, mood, and thoughts, that affects the way a […]

Was it Really Good Friday | God’s Word Today

Was it Really Good Friday | God’s Word Today

“When they came to the place called the Skull, there they crucified him, along with the criminals–one on his right, the other on his left.”  Luke 23:33 Does it seem strange to you that the day which is named in remembrance of Jesus Christ’s death on the cross is called, “Good Friday” in the English speaking world?  Why not “Black […]

Too young to be Naked – Sexual Abuse and What you can do against It

Too young to be Naked – Sexual Abuse and What you can do against It

Children are the most vulnerable when it comes to sexual abuse. It is the responsibility of the adults around them to protect their innocence. But then, what really is sexual abuse and what can you do against it? According to the American Psychological Association, sexual abuse is “…unwanted sexual activity, with perpetrators using force, making threats or taking advantage of […]

Escape from Fire – When Salvation is Just a Phone Call Away

Escape from Fire – When Salvation is Just a Phone Call Away

In a life and death situation, what is the very first thing you think you would do? Franklin Peralta is a survivor of a fire incident that happened in 2013 at the New Divisoria Mall Binondo, Manila. He was working at the Maintenance Department of the New Divisoria Mall on a night shift. Franklin was on duty with a guard […]

Delivered through the Fiery Flames, Now his Life was Never the same

Delivered through the Fiery Flames, Now his Life was Never the same

Rex Dioquino and his family were celebrating the New Year’s Eve to welcome 1996 when a massive fire disaster hit their community. After hearing a loud bang, Rex looked outside their house and found their neighbor’s house on fire. He knew what he needed to do. Rex remembered what his pastor friend has been sharing to them for a long […]

Redeemed from Dishonest Lifestyle – Honoring God by Paying your Taxes Right

Redeemed from Dishonest Lifestyle – Honoring God by Paying your Taxes Right

Eugene Dela Cerna’s Computer Shop Business earned a lot since it was started. But behind this success, Eugene was guilty of committing an offense punishable by law that led her into a somewhat hopeless situation. All along, Eugene had been manipulating her business gross income with the help of her accountant. This caused her to pay lesser tax despite earning […]

His Body was Caught by Fire and Burned but his Hope Remained Unconsumed

His Body was Caught by Fire and Burned but his Hope Remained Unconsumed

How can you move forward from an agonizing encounter with the flames of fire your very own body is constantly reminding you everyday about it? Rhen Galang is one of the survivors of the Ozone Disco fire catastrophe in 1996, also known as “one of the most tragic fire disasters in the Philippines” that killed 162 lives. It wasn’t just […]

Let Loneliness do Its Job | God’s Word Today

Let Loneliness do Its Job | God’s Word Today

“But Ruth replied, ‘Don’t urge me to leave you or to turn back from you. Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God.’” – Ruth 1:16 Back when the world’s population was less than 250 million, a mere fraction of what it is today, […]

Struck by Fire and Burned – How did they Find Life through the Flames of Death?

Struck by Fire and Burned – How did they Find Life through the Flames of Death?

Fire incidents come along with loss of properties, most of which have sentimental values. What someone has labored for years can be burned to ashes in an instant. More than material things, it also brings a lot of grief especially if lives were taken away. In line with March being both the Fire and Burn Prevention Month as decreed in Proclamation No. […]