Keep Going: Realizations From The 2018 LDI Graduation Ceremony

I recently attended this year’s LDI Graduation Ceremony. It was really a celebration of God’s goodness. Another set of graduates from all over the Philippines and even from Japan committed their lives to Jesus on another level. Last year, I was sitting at the graduates’ area, tearing up thankful for the opportunity and excited for … Continue reading Keep Going: Realizations From The 2018 LDI Graduation Ceremony

Three Days, Two Lessons, One Conference

This year, by God’s grace, I was able to attend our church family’s National Cell Leaders’ Conference (NCLS) on April, Leadership Development Institute (LDI) training from June to July, and first LDI Alumni Homecoming on October. Everything was a first, every opportunity was another reason to be thankful, and every decision to participate had to … Continue reading Three Days, Two Lessons, One Conference

A Drowning Man Cannot Be Saved Until He Ceases to Save Himself

My heart has been enriched recently by the assurance of God’s sovereignty in my life hence the realization (yet again) of how useless my attempts are to serve/please Him according to my flesh. First, let me recommend a book: Watchman Nee’s The Normal Christian Life. If you are craving for a Bible-soaked classic with spiritually-refreshing … Continue reading A Drowning Man Cannot Be Saved Until He Ceases to Save Himself

My First National Cell Leaders’ Summit (NCLS) Experience

I was excited but my heart was not prepared for NCLS 2017. When my ate Vivian invited me for this five-day event about two months ago, I immediately filled-out the registration form. Deep inside however, until the first day of the event, my heart was heavy-laden. My prayers were inconsistent and shallow. My personal time … Continue reading My First National Cell Leaders’ Summit (NCLS) Experience