Category Archives: Joy

Filling the Void

The good about Christmas is that it is a joy-filled day in which everybody has the chance to have something joyful for. The thing I hate about Christmas is that because it only comes once in a year, things that … Continue reading

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How are you this Christmas?

When I talk about Christmas, everybody has high hopes and cheerful response. It is understandable, because Christmas is the season of joy. In contrast, I also have a few friends who see this season negatively. Can we blame them? It … Continue reading

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The Beginning of Christmas Season

Barasoain Weekly Reflection for 26 August – 1 September 2018 “When they saw the star, they were overjoyed.” – Matthew 2:10 This week the world’s longest Christmas season will begin on Saturday. In the Philippines, the Christmas season begins from … Continue reading

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Hotel Room Exprience

Barasoain Weekly Reflection for 4 – 10 March 2018 “This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” – Psalm 118:24 There are times in our lives that no matter how happy … Continue reading

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Barasoain Weekly Reflection for 12 – 18 November 2017 “If you have two shirts, give one to the poor. If you have food, share it with those who are hungry.” Luke 3:11 A common activity of the users of the … Continue reading

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Barasoain Weekly Reflection for 8 – 14 January 2017 “Who is it that overcomes the world? Only the one who believes that Jesus is the Son of God.” 1 John 5:5 Tomorrow, the Feast of the Black Nazarene, a popular image … Continue reading

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When More Means Less

Barasoain Weekly Reflection for 9-15 August 2015 “Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, ‘Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.’” Hebrews 13:5 “There … Continue reading

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