The Heart of the Filipino

On the flight home from Davao we had a medical emergency that required the plane to return to Davao. We had already been in the air for 20 minutes. When situations such as these arise, you are given a glimpse of humanity at its finest. A passenger in premium economy gave up his seat right…

Love That Heals

When you find someone who loves you through your storm, keep them in your life. The one who loves you through your storm sits with you in the rain, and wades through the flood with you. They’re the ones who put their arms around you when the thunder and lightning make you shake. Their love…

Finding God in Hijo

It's been said that you always hear yourself better in quiet places. Away from the noise and chatter of the city, they say that if you intentionally soak yourself in nature, God seems to speak to you more clearly.  I flew to Davao briefly last week, to find myself some peace and quiet because I…