Patricia Lazaro | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Nominee

Patricia Lazaro | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Nominee

To forgive someone who has hurt you may be difficult but God can give you the grace to be able to. This was how God changed Patricia’s heart towards her heartaches after she has come to know Jesus. Patricia Lazaro worked for almost 13 years as a domestic helper in Hong Kong. After retiring, she found out that her husband […]

Nancy Corsonada | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Nominee

Nancy Corsonada | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Nominee

“God is the best employer and it is a privilege to serve him.” This is how Nancy Corsunada views her service as a missionary in spreading the love of God. With her family’s love and support after leaving work as a Certified Public Accountant in the Philippines, Nancy went to Tapreak, Cambodia with other Christian missionaries. They ministered to the orphans […]

Pino and Yollai Aguilar | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Pino and Yollai Aguilar | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Everything – the hardships and comforts, happens for a reason God intends for it to be. This is what Yollai and Pino Aguilar realized after going through a lot of things in their lives as overseas Filipino workers. Yollai first worked as an OFW in Saudi Arabia where she was jailed and sentenced to death for spreading the Gospel. With […]

From a Heart of Stone to Relentless Compassion | Huwarang OFW 2017

From a Heart of Stone to Relentless Compassion | Huwarang OFW 2017

Godofredo “Bernie” Bernasol was the Huwarang OFW 2016 winner for the Individual Category. From poverty with a heart full of bitterness and anger against the people who killed his Father, Bernie experienced the goodness of God and was transformed into a man that he is right now. Compassionate and very dedicated in service to God. “That’s why I am here […]

Ethel Ligerio | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Nominee

Ethel Ligerio | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Nominee

When Ethel was still a kid, she dreamed of becoming a teacher and a missionary. Her father was a contractor and her mother was a businesswoman. Their life were ding well until unfortunate things happened. Her mother had health complications while pregnant and the hospital bills caused them financial strain. Because of this, her father decided to apply for Saudi Arabia […]

Cecilio Kawayan | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Nominee

Cecilio Kawayan | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Nominee

After serving in the Armed Forces of the Philippines, Cecilio “Kawi” Kawayan worked as an OFW to better provide for the growing needs of his family. He went to Qatar where he worked as a security officer in a private company. Kawi witnessed the abuse, exploitation, and suffering of his fellow countrymen in the hands of their employers. He felt […]

Rolly and Angie Perez | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Rolly and Angie Perez | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Husband and wife Rolly and Angie Perez moved to UAE after becoming illegal residents and business owners in Saudi Arabia where. They tried to start another small scale business with the hopes to augment their income. However, authorities found out that they lack certain business licenses and confiscated all of their equipment. With no place to go and nothing to […]

Huwarang OFW 2017 (Week 4) Episode Trailer | The 700 Club Asia

Huwarang OFW 2017 (Week 4) Episode Trailer | The 700 Club Asia

God’s Word in Psalm 68:5a (NIV) says that He is, “A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows…” Watch how these OFWs expressed love and compassion that God exemplified. You can do the same thing in your own simple ways. Be blessed tonight as you watch The 700 Club Asia. June 19, 12 MN, on GMA.

Orly Daiz | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Nominee

Orly Daiz | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Nominee

At the age of 5, Orly was molested. The experience he had was followed by a series of sexual encounters with different men. Being the only male among 7 children, he felt as if he was also a female. His father hated his homosexual orientation. He thought of seeking acceptance from his gay friends and rebelled against his father by […]

Serafin Charger Ilao | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Nominee

Serafin Charger Ilao | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Nominee

Having an abusive older brother drove Charger to grow up violent. He hated his brother so much that he thought of killing him when he gets older. At the age of 21, he took the opportunity to go to the USA where he got enlisted in the US Navy. He lived the life of a Sailor – drinking, womanizing, drug use, lying, and […]

Sonny Flores | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Sonny Flores | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Even with lack of money, Sonny did his best to study hard and fulfill his dream of presenting a diploma to his beloved mother, which did not happen because of his mother’s sudden death. He worked hard, set up his own business, and got married. Unfortunately, his business went bankrupt and then he lost all his savings. His wife left […]

Regine Arquiza | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Category Nominee

Regine Arquiza | Huwarang OFW 2017 Individual Category Nominee

Regine grew up poor but she learned the value of good education. She finished schooling as people, some of whom she does not even know, helped her. After graduating with full time scholarship at the Korea Development Institute School of Public Policy and Management, and at Ewha Womans University, she landed with a good job as a program officer at […]

Manuel “Manny” Magabulo | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Category Nominee

Manuel “Manny” Magabulo | Huwarang OFW 2017 Missionary Category Nominee

What Manny thought as playtime became the most painful moment for him. His older brother molested him when he was 7. Manny also became the subject of insult because of his effeminate voice and movement. He felt resentful and unwanted that he tried to find his value by entering several relationships with different men. Feeling tired of life, Manny tried […]

Brigido Ed Madrazo | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Brigido Ed Madrazo | Huwarang OFW 2017 Family Nominee

Because of poverty, Brigido was unable to finish schooling. He ended up working in the construction industry until he got married. To augment his income and meet the basic needs of his family, he decided to learn how to operate heavy equipment. To make use of his acquired skills, Brigido went to the Middle East as an overseas Filipino worker. […]

Vote for your Huwarang OFW 2017! Here’s How

Vote for your Huwarang OFW 2017! Here’s How

  Who is your Huwarang OFW 2017? VOTE now! There are two ways to do it. To vote through the CBN Asia website, follow these easy steps; 1. Go to the CBN Asia website 2. Click the Huwarang OFW 2017 logo 3. Look for your favorite nominee, enter your email, and click the button to vote. Please note that your vote […]