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…

False Humility | Pa-humble Effect

Dear friend, Praised be Jesus and Mary (now and forever)! A few months ago, I was drafting my essays and personal statement for my medical school application. I carefully phrased my statements worried that they might think I am boastful. I would not want that. There was that blowing-my-own-trumpet feeling (nagbubuhat ng sariling bangko) and it made me wonder if that’s…

A Farewell for Facing the Future

Dear friend, Praised be Jesus and Mary! Today, April 26, makes it exactly four years since the first day I stepped in Singapore with the intention of working there. That was one of the best decisions I ever made. More than the city and the lifestyle, I miss the faith community, The Emmaus, that has…