Ours is a culture that is faithful to traditions. All around the country, family members and communities congregate to share a common experience of fulfilling both the expectations and requirements of a tradition, one of which is the observance of Undas.
Undas or All Saints Day is the time of the year when we remember our departed loved ones. Family members and friends who have gone before us are honored by a visit to their tomb. Such visits are also easily transformed to a reunion for families or friends.Ours is a culture that is faithful to traditions. All around the country, family members and communities congregate to share a common experience of fulfilling both the expectations and requirements of a tradition, one of which is the observance of Undas.
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Thanks to Grace Escalona and Gladys Laguatan for sharing your stories.
To my writing mentor and editor, Mam Evelyn Katigbak, cheers! aja!
The Kristiyanong Kabataan para sa Bayan’s (KKB) most awaited event of the year is coming. Here’s some facts about the upcoming summit!
The KKB International Youth Summit 2010
Official Dates: Mark your calendars, it’s happening on December 28 and 29, 2010, Tuesday and Wednesday of the year.
More Info: KKB Youth Summit 2010 Official Dates
Official Venue: Rizal Memorial Sports Complex on
Pablo Ocampo St. (former Vito Cruz St.) in Malate, Manila
More Info: KKB Youth Summit 2010 Official Venue
Open for registration on November 29, 2010
The Youth Summit 2010 program is divided into two major divisions, each having distinct registration requirements and qualifications.
1. Leader’s Session: P400
December 28 and 29, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
2. General Sessions: P 99
December 28 and 29, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The Youth Summit 2010 carries the theme UNSTOPPABLE. It is derived from the Book of Acts’ account of chapter after chapter of evangelism and Spiritual infilling that led to unstoppable growth in the early church.
Visit KKB Movement Dot Org for More Info
Mam Menchie is one of the 15 students who started JIL in PUP 32 years ago. For the month of October, the JIL MIS featured her life testimony and the 32 years of soaring from strength to strength service to God and the JIL Ministry. Due to meetings and events to attend to, she just lend us the copy of her answers to our questions.
Currently the Director for the JIL Church’s Budget Management Department, Mam Menchie remained faithful to the ministry to which God has given her.
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