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Do not fret
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - February 17, 2018 - 12:00am
In the midst of unacceptable governance in our country, you may have been among those who are worried about what will happen to our people and our land.
Genuine respect and care, especially for women migrants
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - February 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Valentine's Day, February 14, was special.
SDG #6 and Eau et Vie
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - February 10, 2018 - 12:00am
Many communities throughout this country and the rest of the world do not have clean water and sanitation facilities.
For our distressed overseas Filipinos
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - February 8, 2018 - 12:00am
We learned, around November of last year, about a call for help of a Filipina who worked as a domestic worker (DW) in the Middle East.
Heaven and Earth
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - February 3, 2018 - 12:00am
That was one spectacular, awesome celestial show last January 31, 2018! Imagine a heavenly triple treat all in one night!
The truth vs fake news and lies
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - February 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Among believers, there is this Truth."Lord," said Thomas, "we do not know where You are going, so how can we know the way?" Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except...
Pit Senyor!
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - January 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Whether the weather will be sunny or rainy, the thousands of devotees will continue with their novenas and will join the procession and the Masses for this year's Feast of the Santo Niño. Let us also offer...
Happy days are here again?
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - January 18, 2018 - 12:00am
For whom?
Waste-free 2018 Sinulog?
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - January 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Everyone is familiar with the images of the Sinulog – the solemn procession, the mammoth crowd of devotees, the colorful costumes and grand presentations.
Cebu for Human Rights
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - January 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Last January 5, an invitation was sent to human rights defenders, democracy activists, peace makers and millennials to the launching of Cebu for Human Rights (C4HR) on January 9 at the IBP Cebu City Social Hall,...
Their rushing resumes
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - January 6, 2018 - 12:00am
Watch out for TRAIN (Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion)! Expect increase in fuel and the domino effect the fuel hike will have on all other prices and services.
Starting anew, again
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - January 4, 2018 - 12:00am
Thankfully, typhoon Agaton is on its way out but sadly, deaths and damage have been reported.
God with us always!
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 30, 2017 - 12:00am
Like many of you, we always start and end the day with God.
Thank you, our dearest Edna!
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
The contrast was strikingly clear. Imagine our brother, Nong Joseph as black coffee, Edna as cream. Ebony and ivory.
Sharing God's love and kindness this Christmas and beyond
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
Typhoon Vinta in our midst right now is deflecting people's attention away from the joy and love this Christmas.
For those with special poignant Christmas
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
This piece is especially dedicated to all those who will celebrate a very poignant Christmas this year. Totally expecting to enjoy together another joyous celebration of love this December, families suddenly are...
A glimpse of the past
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
It has been about 41 years since some of the Maryshore graduates met last.
Migrants and Christmas
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
It is during this season when migrants and their families experience the pain of separation. The Filipino song, "Pasko na sinta ko" captures their deep sadness- "kung mawawala ka sa piling ko sinta, paano ang paskong...
Again, Prayers for Peace on Earth
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
Catholics all over the world will celebrate tomorrow the Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mama Mary.
Victory through Christ
by Cherry Piquero-Ballescas - December 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
So much to thank for this December, 2017!
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