3 Tips on How not to be stressed during Holidays

3 Tips on How not to be stressed during Holidays

Christmas is supposed to be “… the season to be jolly” as what the song Deck the Halls say, but with all the errands that goes along with it, are you still convinced? You should! All you need to do is come up with some resolutions to combat holiday stress. Here are few practical tips that could ease your way […]

3 Tips on How To Explain To a Child What We Are Celebrating during Christmas

3 Tips on How To Explain To a Child What We Are Celebrating during Christmas

Here is a fact. Kids absolutely love Christmas. They adore it. If you have ever looked at the holidays through the eyes of the children, you will be influenced by the joy and the magic the season brings. Ralph Sockman said, “Christmas renews our youth by stirring our wonder.” If you ask kids about Christmas, most of them will give […]

Moana Awesome Movie Review | Cinetizens

Moana Awesome Movie Review | Cinetizens

Are you ready for challenges that may come your way? Get in the boat, Cinetizens! Join Clyde, Jewel, and Ivy as they set sail with Moana in our awesome movie review! Listen as they share their thoughts about Moana – our strong and curly Disney princess! Moana is an animated Disney adventure about the daughter of a Polynesian Island Chief […]

Hosting Christmas Parties – Bringing Back the Focus on Jesus Christ

Hosting Christmas Parties – Bringing Back the Focus on Jesus Christ

Christmas season does not only pump everyone up with gift-giving but also with parties! Are you planning to host one of your own? Before planning on your dream party, it is good to be reminded that your primary focus should be to share the real essence of celebrating Christmas as you aim to entertain guests. This is what Joyce Bademan, Founder […]

How to be You Po? Episode Trailer | The 700 Club Asia

How to be You Po? Episode Trailer | The 700 Club Asia

Have you ever asked someone the question, “How to be you po?” If you have someone that inspires you to achieve your goal in life then maybe at some point you’re answer is yes. Watch the testimonies of these people who still chose to press on and achieve their dreams despite the rough roads they encountered along the way. Watch […]

How to be a Christian in a Non-Christian Christmas party?

How to be a Christian in a Non-Christian Christmas party?

Ah, the holidays! You may be invited to Christmas parties left and right. The desire for human interaction, fun, relaxation and party is normal and natural. But then, should you go to Christmas parties with non-Christians? It is not sinful to be at a non-Christian party. After all, Jesus did not withdraw himself from the world. He does not tell […]

3 Tips on Wise Gifts for the Holidays

3 Tips on Wise Gifts for the Holidays

Ah, Christmas! It is known as the most wonderful time of the year. Is this true for you? With the holidays approaching, there is a high chance that you are stressing about what to get your family, friends, coworkers, or a significant other for Christmas. Gift shopping can be terrible. Do you end up just getting your relatives or godchildren […]

3 Points on Spending Your Lump Sum

3 Points on Spending Your Lump Sum

First things first. What is lump sum? Lump sum is defined by Investopedia.com as a one-time payment for the value of an asset. It is usually taken in lieu of recurring payments distributed over a period of time. Some examples of lump sums are tax refunds, bonuses, and 13th month pays. So when you get to have a big lump […]

When is Gift-Giving Unreasonable?

When is Gift-Giving Unreasonable?

Have you ever felt not wanting to give gifts this Christmas? Yet because it has been a tradition and everybody does it, you come crawling to the store to buy one even if it is against your will. Gift-giving every Christmas is a symbol of love, an act of kindness that expects nothing in return. The problem is that we […]

Setting Priorities – Financial Goals this Holiday Season

Setting Priorities – Financial Goals this Holiday Season

The holidays are almost upon us and you know what that means! It’s time to start budgeting! Christmas decorating, gift buying, office parties and lavish meals all cost money. Maybe instead of the Christmas cheer, you are feeling the holiday anxiety thinking about all the dent this season is going to make in your savings. It is good to be […]

3 Tips on Spending your Christmas Bonus Wisely

3 Tips on Spending your Christmas Bonus Wisely

Christmas bonuses are one of the many privileges in this season that people often take for granted. Due to the holiday rush, many people tend to make unwise purchases that they often regret in the end. Here are few tips to help us spend our Christmas bonuses the right way. Practice Delayed Gratification According to financial coach Marvin Germo, delayed […]

Saying “Thank You”

Saying “Thank You”

Thank you. Salamat. Gracias. Merci. Xie xie. Arigato. Grazie. Obrigado. Kamsahamnida. Danke. Did you know that in every language in the world, there is a way to say “thank you?” Gratitude is a quality that is in every person. Saying “thank you” is important for anyone. It is a simple courtesy that takes just a moment. Maybe you have felt bad […]

The Story of Thanksgiving Day

The Story of Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day is a holiday widely celebrated in America every last Thursday of November. Roasted turkey with stuffing, cranberry sauce, potatoes and pumpkin pies are what you will usually see at the dinner table whenever this day hits the calendar. But as people from another country and with different culture, what else can we get from this American holiday? Let […]

Being Grateful while going through Trials

Being Grateful while going through Trials

The idea of being grateful while going through trials breaks the usual way of responding to life’s circumstances. While in the midst of trials, the typical response is to be anxious and to fear. Trials do not really induce happiness or positive emotions, yet James – one of Jesus’ apostles tells us to “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and […]

What is Gratefulness?

What is Gratefulness?

What is gratefulness? According to Dictionary.com, gratefulness is being warmly or deeply appreciative of kindness or benefits received. Gratitude was once described as “a habit of the heart.” Like love, it is a choice, and not just an emotion. Grateful people are a joy to be around. Charles Spurgeon said, “It is not how much we have, but how much […]