Out of the drought

Have you ever felt being so disconnected with yourself? It’s as if you are alive, but a huge part of you is dead inside. Have you ever experienced aridity in your soul? It seems like you are in a dry parched land, with no sight of an oasis where you can drink water from.  Have…

Album review: Wonder by United

It’s been a while since I wrote an album review. The last one was about the Youth Revival album of Hillsong Young and Free.  This time, I am going to write about Hillsong United’s newest album called WONDER.  If there is one word that would describe this album, it’s going to be FRESH.  I think…

Binurong Point in Catanduanes! 

Rolling hills. Wide blue sea. Vast clear skies. Does it look familiar to you? Nope, it’s not in Batanes.  The place is called Binurong Point which is located in Brgy. Guinsaanan, Baras, Catanduanes. It’s definitely one of those beautiful things that God has made!  From the city, it took us an hour of land travel…

A beautiful masterpiece

/ Week 22 / This photo recently made its way on to the internet when one of my classmates back in high school posted it on Facebook. That’s our class photo when we went to Mayon Resthouse for our field trip back in 2004. That’s thirteen years ago! I am not certain as to why…

God is everywhere

/ Week 19 / I was 15 years old when I started serving at our local church’s music ministry. One special occassion, I was assigned by our choir master to sing the Responsorial Psalm (in Bicol dialect). The song is called “O Dios, Ika Harani” which means “Oh God, You are Near”. Verse 2: “Saen…

There is beauty in dying

/ Week 15 / And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, he gave up his spirit.  –  Matthew 27:50 What comes in your mind when you hear the word death? Does it mean it’s the end of everything? or the final stage of sickness? one’s being unworthy of living? Two thousand years…

No longer prisoners

// Week 14 // It took me a lot of courage to write this post. I was in doubt about sharing this because I am going to say something that I have not told anybody, except those who are really close to me. Regardless, I am still going to write this down; for there might be…