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Alba Iulia
Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Dina Mananquil-Delfino

Burn for you

 “Did not our heart burn within us, while He talked with us by the way, and while He opened to us the Scriptures?” – Luke 24:32    Have you...

The up-look

“Therefore, I will praise You, O Lord, among the nations. I will sing praises to Your Name.”– Samuel 22:50 Every now and then, the Lord gives us profound faith-building moments that are worth...

Spring of life-giving water

A friend of mine once shared that he prefers that the “Lord have mercy” be removed in our Mass Liturgy. He is of the opinion that God has already given us His...

The thimble and the tumbler

“Let your steadfast love comfort me according to your promise to your servant.” - Psalm 119:76 I received a call that a friend was very sick. My experience of...

The speed trap

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and...

Where is your soul at Christmas?

“He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.” Roy Smith. I took a train to the city recently to attend a seminar. As the train stopped at Parliament Station, I could not help...

State of the heart

I took the bus one day from my house to the shopping centre. The bus had to stop at a senior campus where about 50 young people were waiting. Bus drivers get grumpy with a large mob like them,...

Lesson from a banana plant

“I lift my eyes to the hills - where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.” Psalm 121:1 A friend gave me a banana sapling. My husband planted it with excitement expecting...

Fasting and feasting

I was looking at my back garden one time and felt sad about its sorry state. Hubby (gardener of the house) has been unable to tend to it due to busy work and weekend commitments. I needed to pick...

His heart aches

“The words I say to you I do not speak as from myself. It is the Father living in me, who is doing this work.” – John 14:10 My daughter and her family went recently for a holiday break. Initially,...
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Getting through our collective grief

As I write this, the state number of new cases for COVID-19 has just ticked over 700, and a baby has been...