Desiderata

Desiderata   (John 14:27) Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be...

July: INORDINATE AFFECTIONS

(Written by Manuel (Boy) A. Negado) I associate this term more with the great medieval theologian Thomas Aquinas. “To explain it is by way of example:...

(New) The Light in Our Hearts (2)

Of Pure and Entire Resignation of Ourselves, For the Obtaining Freedom of Heart (Matthew 6:33) My child forsake thyself, and thou shalt find me. Make no...

September: ELDERS

Your heart is revealed by the way you treat elders. – Proverbs 23:7 – For as a man thinketh in his/her heart so is...

November: That a Man should not be Fretful in Matters of Business

What is the common or universal understanding of business? …excerpt from,  “Imitation of Christ” by  Thomas á Kempis Book Three Chapter Thirty-Nine: That a Man should not...

(April) Filling Your Bucket with Happiness

(Written by Manuel (Boy) A. Negado) Carol McCloud, author of many delightful and insightful children's books had this particular ditty, entitled "Have You Filled a...

June: Happy Life

(Written by Manuel (Boy) A. Negado) The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines Adversity as “a state or instance of serious or continued difficulty or misfortune showing courage...

The Light in Our Hearts

Hello again My Dear Reader Friends! It is February, the St. Valentine’s month…the month of love. And in this light, may I share with you...

August: OF WORKS DONE IN CHARITY/LOVE

(By Manuel A. Negado) My Dear Reader Friends…A pleasant and blessed month to all of you! The Fifteenth Chapter: Works done in Charity The Imitation of Christ...

Filling Your Bucket with Happiness (3)

Manuel (Boy) A. Negado Dear Reader Friends…my post this month is all about Water – H2O…I’ve dealt with this with you a couple of issues...