Tag

Counted for Christ Ministries

2018 — The Year of Expansion

Posted on31 Dec 2017
Comments0
“Then God blessed them, and God said to them,…multiply; fill the earth…” — Gen. 1:28. After Adam had shown that he was able to produce for himself and was fruitful in the Garden of Eden (cf. Gen. 1), he was instructed to multiply and expand through the virtue of what he has produced (his fruitfulness). Last year, we tilled the earth and put our best effort to work in honor to God and humanity, striving towards...
Read More

On Praying ‘Our Father…’

Posted on28 Apr 2014
Comments0
Prayer is a savvy way to trade our sorrows for joy. It’s about sharing a conversation with an unseen, yet relational God, who sees beyond our intentions and chooses to either invade the situation or allow us mature through them. Prayer is all about intentions. But it is also God’s own way of weighing in on our spiritual maturity. Saint Thomas Aquinas, a Dominican friar, teaches readers through his Thomistic scholarship something about prayer. In...
Read More

Leaders Are Salt Shakers

Posted on28 Apr 2014
Comments0
Recently I met with a friend at a conference, where we exchanged business cards with each other, and right at the tip of his card, he wrote after his name “Salt Shaker”. Then it dawn on me that that was really what leaders are. They are salt shakers! Remember my previous blog on “How to Effectively Impact Others”? Where I talked about why we should impact as salt because wisdom requires that we behave like salt. Please...
Read More