Category: Personal

My Journey to Fitness

I HAVE grown really fat. I came to point when I have not one pair of jeans in my closet that can fit me. Whenever I am forced to wear one the button, even the zipper, had to be left open – not to mention the countless times that I had to endure getting my […]

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In Our Own Little Ways

In the past three years, I have been going up the mountains with a group of young people from my neighborhood in Alabel.  What I had in mind when I started was simply to take a break from the arduous tasks of being a teacher (and some other hats I chose to wear). I did […]

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Life is Too Short

WHAT IF you’ll die now? Have you ever thought about it? Let’s deal with it because we are all getting there; it is not something someone rich, famous, influential, intelligent, beautiful, good, or well-loved can evade. We will all die eventually. The crucial question is, are we ready for it? To answer that question, we […]

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How Big is Your Goliath?

WHEN I was a kid, my favorite Bible Story was that of David and how — with his sling and a stone — he defeated the mighty Philistine giant, Goliath, and saved the people of Israel. From then on, I viewed David as a hero and realized that it is not who you are and what you are capable of […]

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