Why I Don’t Read The News

Bad things are all over the news; terrorism, disaster, misery etc. The headlines are screaming for our attention about brutal things happening on earth. When you leave your house in the morning, it’s just everywhere; on the newspaper someone forgot in the metro, you walk down a street and hear people talking about it, while […]

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Inspiration: The Cracked Pot

The Cracked Pot is a wonderful lesson about loving oneself, flaws and all. Author: Unknown Music: Solitude by Jahzzan Photos: Pixabay One of my favorite hobby is making simple videos. This is definitely something I would like to spend more time learning, if given enough opportunity. I enjoy tinkering with the video editor or photo editor (click […]

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The Importance of Family Worship

Imagine a home — the whole family is gathered together, singing, studying the Word, sharing stories, praying, embracing — that’s family worship. I am excited about this topic today. It is one that’s very dear to my heart and it is also my favorite memory in my parent’s home. Daily Rituals Each morning, as early as 4:00 am, my folks […]

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Chased by a Calling

The crisp, cold, spring air crept through the tiny holes of my woven sweater. It was March. I heard a sudden outburst of excitement from outside. I peeked through the glass window and saw a swarm of kids running excitedly to the playground. A couple of boys spread out their arms as sleet fell from […]

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Facing Fear: A Letter of Grief

Fear looked at me in the eye. It stared me down. I looked away as tears touched my cheeks soaking down my broken heart. You won, I said. It was my greatest fear — the fear of losing both of you. When it came, it shocked me and rocked me to my core. It made […]

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Lord, I Believe in You by Lauren Tally

My Reflections: Lord, I Believe In You is the newest in my list of favorite music. Crystal Lewis and Lauren Tally both sang this song. My Ma sent me this song years ago. She has influenced me the most about music and I truly am grateful to her for introducing me to it. What I love most […]

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Kindness Quotes for the Family

Kindness. Kindness means you show consideration and goodness to your fellowmen. Kindness also means you value others and treat them with respect. Everyone needs it. Our world needs it. Very badly. The best place to start teaching this value is in the home. Oftentimes, we forget. I have met quite a number of people who are unkind […]

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10 Things To Do and NOT to Do on Mission Trips

After my talk at a meeting one day, a couple of wonderful teens approached me and expressed how much they want to go and serve as missionaries. I encouraged them to go. I love people, especially young ones, who have a passion for something good. No matter the age, if it is your first time to go, I recommend a short training/seminar prior […]

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No Greater Love by Rachel Lampa

My Reflections: I like to sing. Even if I won’t admit it, I also like to share my favorite songs. Life is dull without music. Years ago, I created a Youtube channel and published some of my amateur singing, recording and video editing which I thought at that time to be really cool. Haha. Because of this secret passion of […]

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