How to deal with toxic people?

Personal Development

WHAT WOULD JESUS DO In my early years as a Christian,  difficult people comes my way as downers and stumbling block to my spiritual growth.  Toxic people defy logic.  They derive satisfaction from creating war,  chaos and enjoy pushing other people’s buttons.   For sure, I cannot handle stress and I just want them to get […]

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Who were the 3 Wise Men? The Purpose of their Journey

Missions

If I tell you the names and the story the 3 Wise Men — Balthasar of Arabia, Melchior of Persia, and Gaspar, do you know where they are from? From Armenian tradition. They were not from the Bible. The Bible did not specify the number of Wise Men either. However, there were 3 gifts, gold, […]

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My Model Best Friend in San Francisco

Personal Development

— written by Cristina Ancheta FROM MANILA Malou was my model college best friend years ago in Manila Philippines.  She rose from the rank as our class President.  Not only was she smart but she was also one of the top ten most beautiful women in the campus.  I was dirt poor when I was […]

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Why Hallelujah Night instead of Halloween?

Personal Development

Hallelujah Night evolved as a Christian alternative against the traditional Halloween celebration.  Halloween began as an ancient Celtic festival where they believed on the night of Oct 31 ghosts of the dead return to earth.   The Celts carved faces into vegetables such as pumpkins, squash or turnips to light up the way to their […]

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Why are you homeless? An interesting lesson

YWAM San Francisco

During a night crabbing , (not night club-ing 😀) in San Francisco, Boyong, a Fil-American homeless showed us an interesting lesson about crab mentality.  “Put the lid on or else this one will escape” , he yelled throwing his first catch on the basket. A few minutes later he threw more crabs, “now you keep […]

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Release and Let Go our Heavy Burdens

Word of Life

Have you been holding onto something that is hard to” release and let go”?  Here’s a great story of a little boy who wanted to go and see a flying eagle.   His loving father took him to the rugged Colorado mountains to look for some eagles.  Several hours had passed there was no sight […]

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Actor Piolo Pascual promotes YWAM Ships

Missions

YWAM Ships Philippines actively promoted by actor Piolo Pascual will bring volunteers: —  physicians, dentists, eye doctors, and other medical professionals in short-term service on our vessels for deployment. We will coordinate all the details of the assignment, including : –Matching interests, abilities, and time frame with our vessels and locations— Giving orientation and resources before and […]

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Dolphy Jr Testimony

Personal Development

Just recently, we saw the YouTube testimony of Dolphy Jr and since then it has been shown in our church small groups a few times. Thanks to Youtube (Showbiz Pinoy 03.31.2019). Dolphy Jr. figured in a sensational arson case in 1981 that led to the death of six people, and for which he was imprisoned […]

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Outreach Program- Smokey Mt

Funny Stories

just for fun The three month Discipleship Training School in YWAM Kona, Hawaii highlights a missions outreach program where students travel to unreached people groups overseas. After praying and asking God for direction, the students become excited with the answered prayers for a particular nation outreach. Anyway, a student prankster shares this funny story that […]

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