It is our humanity that makes us human beings, when we lose that, we are no better than animals. I have tried to remain silent, to let the issue pass, to sit in my own bubble and stew in my opinions, but it's just not me. I was taught to stand up for what is right, therefore, I will.
I haven't written anything for well over five months now but the devastation that has fallen on my country is too much to bear for me to remain silent. It breaks my heart. It changes perspective. And it shifts paradigms. Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) has left thousands of deaths in its trail. It [...]
See, if we start allowing these things, they soon become the norm. And the norm isn't always right. We are given the power to change the norm. We are given the choice to go against it.
It's been no secret to any of my former church leaders that it has been a struggle for me spiritually when we moved from the Philippines to Australia. It has been hard on me. It wasn't easy, it was quite difficult. And my relationship with the Lord did not come out of it unscathed, on the contrary, it [...]
I've been in Australia for almost 7 months now. My family and I have been here for more than half a year. And in our 7 month stay here, I've realize something, a lot of people here know nothing about Christ. Yes, Australia is where Hillsong, one of the biggest mega-churches, resides but this country, [...]
This is a REBLOG of one of my posts before I had a WordPress account. I wrote this on July 2010.
Jane knew that her life was not a good one. She knew how many men had been on top of her, she knew that she had no family, and she knew that if she were to die today no one would really care. She knew the life she led.