Category archives: Metro Manila

  • “So they went up and explored the land from the Desert of Zin as far as Rehob, toward Lebo Hamath.  They went up through the Negev and came to Hebron, where Ahiman, Sheshai and Talmai, the descendants of Anak, lived. (Hebron had been built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)  When they reached the Va... [read more]
  • “For nothing is impossible with God.” - Luke 1:37 In 1996, most of us who were old enough to watch movies enjoyed “Mission Impossible”, the box office hit starring Tom Cruise as CIA Operative Ethan Hunt. Ethan Hunt was a reckless agent, who was given all missions considered to be impossible b... [read more]
  • “Therefore Jesus said again, “Very truly I tell you, I am the gate for the sheep. All who have come before me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep have not listened to them. I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. They will come in and go out, and find pasture. The thief comes only... [read more]
  • “And what more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel and the prophets, who through faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, and gained what was promised; who shut the mouths of lions, quenched the fury of the flames, and escaped the edge ... [read more]
  • "When the perishable has been clothed with the imperishable, and the mortal with immortality, then the saying that is written will come true: 'Death has been swallowed up in victory.'" - 1 Corinthians 15:54 We are saddened to share that our brother Clemente Saturinas passed away last April 29... [read more]
  • “He had begun his journey from Babylon on the first day of the first month, and he arrived in Jerusalem on the first day of the fifth month, for the gracious hand of his God was on him.  For Ezra had devoted himself to the study and observance of the Law of the Lord, and to teaching its decrees and ... [read more]
  • “Jacob left Beersheba and set out for Haran. When he reached a certain place, he stopped for the night because the sun had set. Taking one of the stones there, he put it under his head and lay down to sleep. He had a dream in which he saw a stairway resting on the earth, with its top reaching to hea... [read more]
  • “Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen.” (Ephesians 3:20-21) This theme for 2016 in the Metro Manila Int... [read more]
  • Editor’s Note: For this month’s bulletin article, I have asked Cathy Manresa to write about her journey as a disciple from baptism to the present day. Cathy has been an incredible example in the church since placing membership. While working a full time job as well as being a wife and a mother, she ... [read more]
  • ”On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. ‘Teacher’, he asked, ‘what must I do to inherit eternal life?’ ‘What is written in the Law?’, he replied. ‘How do you read it?’ He answered: ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and... [read more]
  • “Then I said to the nobles, the officials and the rest of the people, “The work is extensive and spread out, and we are widely separated from each other along the wall. Wherever you hear the sound of the trumpet, join us there. Our God will fight for us!” - Nehemiah 4:19-20 Shortly after Ne... [read more]