Gosoel Reflection: April 15, 2014

Jesus answered, “Where I am going, you cannot follow me but afterward you will.” When Nan died, I became really serious in my intention to end up in heaven. Nan without a doubt has already earned his place there for having been a good man during his...

Putting life back together

“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. Behold, I will do a new thing, now it shall spring forth; shall you not know it?” I don’t know if it is the same for all widows, but I find the second year as the hardest. First year is for putting...

Mommy Musings

“The only thing that counts is faith expressing itself through love.” Just before Bianca fell asleep, she texted to remind me to think positive and never give up. She knows how frustrated I am the past few days and how disappointed I am that things...

Woodrose Community

“The whole assembly shouted and blessed God, for helping those who hope in Him.” I am blessed to be part of a community of faithfuls who never get tired of celebrating the goodness of the Lord with me. They’ve been with me through the worst and the...

My Miracle

“Have I not told you that, if you believe, you will see the glory of God.” Reading how Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead in today’s gospel brings back the painful memory of Nan’s death and how I prayed, begged, and demanded for a miracle...