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  • Preventing adverse childhood experiences

    Jan 21, 2022

    Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are potentially traumatic events that occur in childhood (0-17 years) such as experiencing violence, abuse, or neglect; witnessing violence in the home; or having a family member attempt or die by suicide.

  • Theology and spirituality — writing about it or writing it

    Jan 21, 2022

    In the world of the arts, they make a distinction between persons who create an artifact, an artist, a sculptor, or a novelist, and persons who write about artists and their works.

  • Trial | Treasure | Truth

    Jan 21, 2022

    The greatest treasure that we so often miss amidst the trials of our lives is the light of Christ that God chose to place in our hearts.

  • What we do in private …

    Jan 14, 2022

    As Christians, we believe that we are all members of one living organism, the Body of Christ, and that our union with each there is more than metaphorical.

  • Yes, to human needs! No, to militarisation!

    Jan 14, 2022

    Fifty-five years ago, on January 1, 1968, with the Vietnam War raging and numerous other armed conflicts causing untold death and destruction, Pope St Paul VI initiated the first World Day of Peace.

  • The freedom of letting go

    Jan 08, 2022

    Sometimes the path to growth comes through divesting and releasing.

  • New Year, New Beginnings

    Jan 08, 2022

    In the Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur, the clergy transfers this month is the most anticipated event and a new beginning for many parishes.

  • At the origins of our universe — Jesus and the big bang

    Jan 08, 2022

    The force of the Big Bang is still going on and those parts of our universe that were most intimately intertwined with its beginnings are still being driven further and further into space.

  • Peace through justice and glory through devotion

    Dec 31, 2021

    Society did not choose us to be parents, God did. However, we choose to be the kind of parents we want to be for our kids and there are “no right or wrong answers” to parenting. There are three developmental levels linked to cognitive development for children.

  • A closer walk with God through Apps

    Dec 31, 2021

    “Let go and let God.” Such simple words, such profound meaning and, in all honesty, something really hard to adhere to in this age of unpredictability #covid. But this is just one of the many simple reminders that I receive daily through my Instagram stories and feed that help remind me of God’s grace, goodness and power.