Do You Want to Get Out of Debt?

Do You Want to Get Out of Debt?

Belen Reforma was desperate to.  When Belen’s husband lost his job, their family found it extremely hard to meet their daily needs. Their small sari-sari store became their only source of funds, but it wasn’t enough to cover all expenses – especially their daughter’s tuition fees.  Because of this, they were forced to borrow money. The interest, however, grew and grew until their debt reached 1.3 million pesos. Overwhelmed and frustrated, Belen spiraled into depression.  “When I couldn’t take our problems anymore, I got so depressed. […]

Lonely on a Holiday? Here’s What You Can Do to Beat the Holiday Blues

Lonely on a Holiday? Here’s What You Can Do to Beat the Holiday Blues

The most beautiful time of the year is far from over. While many are still celebrating, some are dreading the loneliest season for them. If you feel afraid, worried, or depressed when December comes and the holidays knock on your door, then you might be experiencing the Holiday Blues Syndrome. Worry not, here are some practical ways that can help you beat those not-so-welcome feelings this merry season: […]

CBN Asia Prayer Center, Compassion International, Trained Counselors in Masbate

CBN Asia Prayer Center, Compassion International, Trained Counselors in Masbate

To hone local case workers and counselors, the CBN Asia Prayer Center External once again partnered with the Compassion International Philippines – Masbate Cluster, and conducted a Case Workers’ Conference in Love of Christ Church, Masbate City, on November 27 to 29.  As a ministry dedicated to alleviating children’s poverty, Compassion International’s Masbate Cluster sought the help of CBN Asia in training their case workers – following their first counseling training this […]

What is the Value of My Life?

What is the Value of My Life?

Alfie Persia used to ask this question over and over again. He never expected that searching for the answer would change his seemingly perfect childhood and affect his life forever.  In a sudden turn of events, Alfie found out that the man he grew up with was not his real father. After that revelation, Alfie had to be separated from the adoptive parent who provides for his studies. […]

Is Heaven Real?

Is Heaven Real?

Caught between science and faith, Social Studies Professor Portia Soriano conceded to reasoning in answering her students’ questions and even her own. She reached a point where she questioned if heaven is real. While watching television in 1999, Portia chanced upon The 700 Club Asia. She recalled the episode when host Coney Reyes encouraged the viewers to find a church […]

I am praying for healing – Will God Hear me?

I am praying for healing – Will God Hear me?

To Hannah Mandigma, bearing a child is a huge favor from God.     But when she gave birth, her world turned upside down after discovering that her baby was diagnosed with a fatal condition called neo-natal pneumonia.   It was difficult to treat especially with newly born infants. It reached to the point where her baby was at the […]

From Bags to Riches – What is the Key to Breakthroughs?

From Bags to Riches – What is the Key to Breakthroughs?

“This is a product of many years of praying, many years of intimacy with the Lord,” Rosemarie Oamil responded, pertaining to her line of bags and accessories. Despite their family’s financial lack, she pursued her studies with the heart to help her parents and 9 siblings. Trying to cope in schooling, a small box used to be Rosemarie’s school bag, […]

How can you Forgive when it Hurts so Bad?

How can you Forgive when it Hurts so Bad?

Llyle Caguimbal asked this same question. When she was a teenager, Llyle saw her father as an ill-tempered, unapproachable, and distant person. The wall between their relationship only got higher when she discovered that her father had a child with another woman. Seeing how their mother suffered, she felt extreme hatred against her father. “It was painful. I was so […]

Do you Feel like you have No One to Turn to?

Do you Feel like you have No One to Turn to?

With her son’s life in danger, Elena Abraham felt that helpless too. They rushed her son, John Paul, to the hospital and found out that he acquired Leptospirosis, eventually led to kidney failure. Elena’s whole world crashed. At the point of nothingness, she sought God’s comfort. “I can’t do anything but to pray and ask the Lord to help us. […]

Young, unemployed, and feeling down?

Young, unemployed, and feeling down?

Alexandra Pangan felt this way. “I felt useless. I felt that I should be the one supporting my family, not the other way around. I realized that it is very difficult to be unemployed,” Alexandra recalled. Due to unreasonable demands from her boss and colleagues, Alexandra resigned from her job. As a young adult who is eager to build her […]

Trapped in the Dark – Is it still possible to find Light?

Trapped in the Dark – Is it still possible to find Light?

The lights were out. Gathered around the dining table, Raychelle and her family can’t help but wonder where they would get their next meal. Their hearts were clouded by despair and fear, knowing that their father is spending his days inside the jail. Are you struggling beneath distress, just like Raychelle? If you feel hopeless like her, how can you […]

Is Marriage Worth One More Try after an Extramarital Affair?

Is Marriage Worth One More Try after an Extramarital Affair?

There once lived a happy couple, but then, an extramarital affair was entertained. Now, the couple lived happily ‘never’ after. Extramarital affair, also known as EMA, is an emotional and sexual involvement with a person other than your spouse. Most of the time, these affairs are kept in secret and that is why the discovery of an EMA can be […]

How can your Marriage Thrive? Peter and Christine Kairuz Shares their Secrets

How can your Marriage Thrive? Peter and Christine Kairuz Shares their Secrets

Peter Kairuz and wife Christine shared their love story to ministers over brunch at the Bayview Park Hotel, Manila during the Ministering to Ministers (M2M) Seminar last April 14 with one purpose in mind – to keep their married life ablaze! M2M’s main purpose is to empower minsters as they minister to others by primarily strengthening the foundation of their […]

Retired Professionals attend the Basic Counseling Training | CBN Asia Prayer Center

Retired Professionals attend the Basic Counseling Training | CBN Asia Prayer Center

Retired professionals, local pastors, and lay ministers in Barangay Greater Lagro, District V, participated in the Basic Counseling Training on February 17, 2018, hosted by CBN Asia in their barangay hall. The retired professionals consist of lawyers, government officials, engineers, and police officers. These professionals are also members of the Lupong Tagapamayapa and Ugnayan ng Barangay At Simbahan (UBAS). Their […]

A Take Away before Getting Married | CBN Asia Prayer Center

A Take Away before Getting Married | CBN Asia Prayer Center

Ministering to Ministers (M2M) is a CBN Asia program to minister to the spouses of ministry partners, focusing on nurturing marriages and taking care of their families. But then, there are singles who find themselves attending the program for some reasons. So was the case of Jojo Tizon, MIS officer of Jesus Is Lord Church – Dipolog. Jojo was a […]