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Next Level of Healing: Why is it Hard to Forgive?

Next Level of Healing: Why is it Hard to Forgive?

Last week, my friend wrote about forgiveness. After reading it twice, or thrice, I found myself asking this question: why is it hard to forgive? During the Living Waters Leadership Training, one of the speakers discussed forgiveness, a topic I thought I am very much familiar with. As much as possible, I try not to hold grudges against people who hurt me, and I know I already forgave them. Growing up knowing that forgiveness is a command and even part…

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Importance of Rest in the Healing Process

Importance of Rest in the Healing Process

After I came back from the Living Waters Leadership Training 2018, I really appreciated the importance of rest as I felt refreshed, recharged, and raring to go back to the normal things I do. I thought one week of rest was enough and already extravagant. After all, I needed to catch up with deadlines. The following Monday, I’ve set my mind to work but I was having a hard time. The struggle continued throughout the week and I never seemed…

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What I Found After a Year of Finding

What I Found After a Year of Finding

I took a 2-month rest from writing because I started to doubt the value of my written work. I write with the main purpose of sharing my thoughts and helping people understand them, but it seems that only few, mostly my friends, are interested to read them. I was losing my motivation to write until this question reminded me: Why do I write? I will tell the answer I found in a story. Finding the Right Finds I resigned from…

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#Passion to #PassI+On

#Passion to #PassI+On

Two weeks have passed since Lent season. We have already returned to our normal lives in our offices and schools while waiting for another year for a long weekend. Lent will be always remembered for the vacations spent out of town, the churches visited, and the company of people dear to us. But honestly, it seems that we have forgotten the true essence of Holy Week: the suffering, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Have we ever wondered why Lent…

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Order vs. clutter, or can it be both?

Order vs. clutter, or can it be both?

Situation: Does a messy home (or office) make you anxious and cranky, or is cleaning something you just do before company comes over? Studies and Experiments According to the study conducted by psychological scientist Kathleen Vohs and her fellow researchers of University of Minnesota in Psychological Science (2013), a journal of the Association for the Psychological Science,  there are benefits working both with a clean and messy environment. In their experiment, they had participants placed in an orderly setting and…

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