TANIKALA: My Sister, My Lover

TANIKALA: My Sister, My Lover

The concept of true love for Art was tarnished by his father’s infidelity. Cora’s strict upbringing limited her from having friends, moreso, falling in love. Masarap na pagkain ang nag-buo ng isang masayang pagkakaibigan. One romantic move brought them closer together. A lie sealed their marriage. Success made them fall apart. A man broke their unlikely partnership. They say, love […]

When God Turns Ashes Into Something Beautiful

When God Turns Ashes Into Something Beautiful

by Cathy Canaceli, Graphic Specialist, CBN Asia, Inc. It was one afternoon in February when I received an email from Faye, an editor from Church Strengthening Ministry, asking if I would consider writing for a book. She said that it’s going to be a devotional for young ladies–the second instalment of “Young Women On The Journey”–and that they were looking […]

Age Doesn’t Matter

Age Doesn’t Matter

When Marilou Verano and her husband both lost their jobs, she had no choice but to look for another one. A former accountant, Marilou was confident of her credentials, based on her working experience. However, things didn’t go the way she wanted it to. “I was rejected several times. It was unexpected because I knew that I was qualified for […]

Faith is All It Takes

Faith is All It Takes

What will it take for a miracle to happen? For one housewife, the answer lies on the day she came face to face with an unanticipated event in her life. Her Painful Days Weng Roxas of Muntinlupa City vividly remembers every detail of what she calls her toughest trial. What seemed to be a normal day in February turned out […]

Love on Crutches

Love on Crutches

Many persons with disabilities (PWDs) are still at a loss in finding their place in our society—trying to win our respect, approval, and love. Admittedly, we ignore, pity, or even discriminate the “differently abled,” thinking they are less capable than us. It may be difficult to have someone dear to us suffer from a lifelong handicap. But John Paul Paulino […]

Tanikala Tops Holy Week Ratings Again

Tanikala Tops Holy Week Ratings Again

Christian Broadcasting Network Asia’s (CBN Asia) yearly Lenten special Tanikala has topped afternoon ratings once more. This year, Tanikala: Ang Ikaapat na Yugto captured the highest audience share among other TV specials in its timeslot last Holy Week. According to overnight data results from AGB Nielsen, all three episodes of Tanikala which aired on GMA gathered the highest audience share […]

The Hand That Heals and Provides

The Hand That Heals and Provides

What will it take you to trust God completely?  When Marilou Alarcon of Laguna was diagnosed with anal fissures and hemorrhoids, her hopes of working abroad began to vanish. She was afraid she wouldn’t be cleared to go because of her illness. “I wanted to work overseas because my husband’s also having trouble landing a job. That’s the only way […]