[Answered Prayer] Lost and Found iPhone

Dear friend, I GOT MY PHONE BACK!!! PRAISE GOD!! I am very thankful (as always) to the very powerful intercession of St. Anthony of Padua, patron saint of lost articles, and Mama Mary for helping us pray to his son Jesus. Most especially, I thank Jesus for listening to my pleas. I thank the Holy…

Discernment

Dear Reader, Praised be Jesus and Mary! I taught my beloved the definition and concept of discernment about one year ago. Last night, he discussed it to his junior in exactly the same way I explained it to him. He said, (translated in English)  “When it’s good vs. bad, we know for certain to choose…

Applying self defense principles in avoiding sins

Dear friends, Praised be Jesus and Mary! (Some friends inspired and encouraged me to start writing again. They’re successful. I am back.) One moment, I was reflecting about temptations and sins. And then, out of the blue, I was thinking about taekwondo. Then, I ended up applying self defense principles when it comes to sin.…

Condemnation vs. Conviction

Dear Reader, Praised be Jesus and Mary! The first reading last Sunday was about the story of Adam and Eve. Fr. Manny David, our chaplain, explained in his homily that temptation is not a sin. Temptation comes to everyone, especially to those who are fighting for holiness. The decision of giving in to temptation is the sin.…

On Waiting

Dear Reader, Praised be Jesus and Mary! Only a while ago, I got into an argument with someone I love deeply. I have offended him, but I didn’t immediately realized why. From his change of tone, I knew (I was sure) that I did something wrong. With haste and concern, I apologized. But, he was…

Is All Saints Day a “day of obligation”?

Dear friend, Praised be Jesus and Mary! A few years ago, I wrote this in Facebook: In Singapore, I learned that there were such things as days of obligation. I wanted to influence my family and invite them to attend Mass for All Saints Day today. My family didn’t know about days of obligation, except for Sundays. In Bustos…

Answered Prayer <3

Dear friend, Praised be Jesus and Mary! “My prince is not coming on a white horse… He’s obviously riding a turtle somewhere really confused.” 😂 I saw that quote once in the internet, and posted that on my Facebook twice because it’s just too funny not to post. NBSB (No Boyfriend Since Birth). At times,…