Lessons from Turbulence

Keep calm, it won’t last forever. Good morning, Philippines! I’m back. And I’m so grateful to be back home on terra firma. Flew our nation’s carrier from Los Angeles (love your own and I never take any other airline) and as usual the crew was gracious in their service. The food was good, but unfortunately…

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…

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…