To be surprised with God’s gifts to us

December 19, 2020 – Fourth Day of the Misa de Aguinaldo Click here for the readings (https://adoseofgodtodayhome.files.wordpress.com/2020/12/december-19-2020-fourth-day-of-the-misa-de-aguinaldo-liturgical-publication.pdf) Homily “How shall I know this?” I don’t like surprises. Yes, there’s that element of excitement that one feels over it. But I think it’s in this certain sense of mystery and of unpredictability in surprises which makesContinue reading To be surprised with God’s gifts to us

The Gift of promise being fulfilled: A call to fulfill our commitment

December 18, 2020 – Friday, Third day of the Misa de Aguinaldo Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/121820.cfm) Homily Each of us might be waiting for something good to happen. Yet, we could have grown impatient because of waiting. But then, extend more our patience, God is preparing and it is coming. It really is.Continue reading The Gift of promise being fulfilled: A call to fulfill our commitment

The Gift of our Family and healing of our Family History

December 17, 2020 – Thursday, Third Day of Misa de Aguinaldo Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/121720.cfm) Homily I come from a family of fishermen. For hundreds of years, my ancestors’ main occupation was fishing. Our family’s history revolved around the sea and the various fish we could find within the Island of Mactan. InContinue reading The Gift of our Family and healing of our Family History