After a lovely 4-day weekend, it's time to go back to work. Funnily enough, I've not really felt the weekend blues as much. I think I needed the long break from work to gain perspective about things (that and to catch up on my ironing!). I'm not dreading the early wake up call to get … Continue reading Back to the real world…
Easter brings a 4-day weekend with Bank Holiday Friday (aka Good Friday when I lived in Manila) and Easter Monday (which, thank you God, is also a bank holiday!). Easter also brings a lot of chocolate and it's been a tradition at the firm that I work in for the shareholders of the firm to … Continue reading Easter thoughts
Amidst all the feasting, all the fun and games, all the time off, not to mention all the chocolate, remember the real reason for the season: Easter celebrates true, unconditional and everlasting love. God's love for us. He gave up his one and only Son for our salvation.
Amidst all the posts about Easter egg hunts, chocolate eggs and bunnies, I allow myself to wallow in the real meaning of Easter. I rarely write about my faith. But I get through all the difficult situations in my life by clinging to my faith. I love the commercial celebration of Easter. Don't get me … Continue reading Easter Love
I grew up going to church every Sunday. I will even go as far as to say that I have 2 home churches, one that I grew up in and one where I grew up spiritually in. I went to Sunday school. I sang in the children's choir. I eventually taught Sunday school and daily … Continue reading Thoughts of Lent