Developing Leaders: A Reaction Paper

 John Maxwell emphasized on his book that your success as a leader determines the success of your employees or students or your people. It is not enough for him to have a vision, energy, drive and conviction without the people who putting you at the pedestal. Because of this desire to be successful, we need…

Spiritual Leadership : A Reaction Paper

  Spiritual Leadership O Sanders. (2007)Spiritual Leadership: Moody Publishers. Chicago IL (208 pages) By defining Spiritual leadership in J.O Sanders way, we would have accepted that this is motivated by the burning desire to be effective in the service of the lord.  The idea of making God as your ultimate boss would make your motives…

Is there life after death? It is up to you to decide.

Jesus J. Caluya from Malaybalay Bukidnon became unconscious in 20 hours and experienced near death for 3 hours while he went through surgical operation. Another one is the life touching experience of Joey Aluman who said that he was inside the room that filled of gentle light. Both felt, they were lifted  up by a mighty force. They felt the complete joy inside. They…

My Reflective Teaching Philosophy

Zac Poonen said that  many are called, but few are chosen, but fewer still are faithful.I have realized that I was called to teach at the High school. One day, my teacher told me to take over her class, so I grabbed at it.  I really loved it. My teachers influenced me to be a teacher because…

Lessons of My Life Today

High and lows Why pain is inevitable? Why does God allow us to go through some great pressures and pains? I am reflecting on the things which are  happening to me now. I have come across with difficult students, one who put me down, other tell me how least I am and the other test my patience…

Identity Niche

Each of us wants to be recognized as person, to find sense of unique personal worth. Early in life we pick an Identity Niche,’ Usually a role that would be noticed and appreciated by our parents. If given role has already been chosen by an older brother or sister, we usually look for different niche….

Thought of Dying

If someone whom you love would die at this moment, how would you react? What questions are you going to ask to God? I think I would feel the same with those normal people. I feel in pain and hate and sometimes, wish I died.  But, if I would, am I not selfish? On how…

Journey Towards Success

I have deep emotional investment in these goals. I want to see myself successful. But, what really measures my success? Is it the money I earn? or the awards I received? or Happiness? My occupation as a teacher who enjoys academic freedom reflects my priorities in life. I spend most of my energy and time…

Retrospection: My Life’s Philosophy

Philosophy has always a story to tell. It could be your life or somebody’s life that actually reflects how we understand God, life and ourselves. It means doing the right thing and live happily. But, I always ask myself, how do I live my life? Am I making the best out of it? This is…