A flower bloomed tonight

🌼 🤗I just picked these from the beach days ago and wondered if it can survive inside my apartment. I wasn’t expecting it to grow flowers and it did! This made me think about how God uses situations to show me that he can transform what appears to be an unfortunate event to something beautiful- […]

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My reason

You see me standing strong,but really I am just as weakThe positivity were all because ofthe prayers behind the scenes The inward secrets of my heart;You know my doubts and pain.Surrendering my life’s control,to God – my healer and my friend. -jdcd:)’20

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In moments like these

How quickly I pray to you Lord when I have difficulties;and would sometimes forget you in my victories. At all times, may I not fail in remembering,that without You, I am nothing.

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The Truth

“Speak with honesty, think with sincerity, and act with integrity.” ~Anonymous

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“I still rejoiced behind prison bars”

I did not know why I booked my bus ticket twice, and I was supposed to have the last seat on the bus. To hopefully avail of a refund, I went to the bus station earlier before our scheduled departure, and gratefully, the receptionist was able to fix that concern and also transfer me from […]

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Beyond the Jokes

“You’re just fat.” I was embarrassed about other people’s comments when I was younger, especially from those whom I have just met for the first time. There was rarely a social gathering I attended without being subjected to others calling me chubby, fat, or overweight. But what honestly pained me were the responses of laughter […]

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His Last Goodbye

“Are you Filipino? You should go back home and bring back a dozen more nurses like you to this country,” Mr. Bob never failed to make me smile whenever I checked how he was. Even if he was experiencing severe discomfort due to having cancer, he managed to light up the situation with a joke […]

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Facing Adversity

“Once upon a time a daughter complained to her father that her life was miserable and that she didn’t know how she was going to make it. She was tired of fighting and struggling all the time. It seemed just as one problem was solved, another one soon followed. Her father, a chef, took her […]

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