Category Archives: Musings

A Ride to Dreamland and the Sto. Niño

Her full, scarlet lips pouted as she checked a message on her android. Her perfectly arched eyebrows knit, and the hoops on her ears dangled as she shook her head, artfully crowned in a messy blond bun. A fuchsia shirt, … Continue reading

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How a taxi driver taught the lessons of IEC 2016 to a nun.

We just finished the Visita Iglesia of the International Eucharistic Congress 2016. It was late. My companions were all going the opposite direction and I did not know how to get back to the convent. I asked a barangay tanod … Continue reading

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Contemplative Life and Mission

Here’s my reflection for World Mission Sunday which appears in the Homily Guides and Reflections for World Mission Month 2015: One of the most touching moments of Pope Francis’ visit to our country early this year was the Mass at … Continue reading

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Want to know the secret of getting the right man for you?

As a teenager, I had the usual angst and fears, thrills and insecurities. There were crushes and suitors, and a lot of confusion. Not to mention ambitions, dreams and desires. I didn’t know what I really wanted to be or … Continue reading

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When was the last time you told someone about Jesus?

How often do you ask yourself the above question? Do you, ever? I must admit that even though this is supposed to be my job description, I somehow miss to make it as a daily intentioned and concrete choice. This … Continue reading

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CFC YFL Conference 2013 and God’s Fiber Optics

Have you ever been electrified? Your senses jolted into awareness with all your nerves tingling? It’s like hitting your funny bone, a nerve inside your elbow, and a tingling sensation or dull pain shoots down your arm into your pinkie. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Beyond

Beyond: I took this photo while on retreat at St Beuno’s Ignatian Spirituality Centre in Wales. The bell fascinated me and I wondered how many people it has called to prayer, to silence and peace. The early morning light revealed … Continue reading

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