Preaching and Cooking





What I do to relax after a hectic day of ministry and work is to watch cooking shows.

Please don’t ask me why. Let me say up front I don’t have any idea how to cook. This perhaps explains my interest in watching great chefs come up with mouth watering dishes and delicacies.

My passion is preaching, not that I do it well. I’m more a student than a teacher, much less a master, of it. I see similarities between the two. Continue reading





I wrote this for my beloved people at Horizon Ministries.There are bigger, better churches than us, but no other place I’s rather be and serve than here. They are not just my flock, they are my FAMILY.

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Mentors Who Marked Me


Here are some of my mentors, who invested in me directly and indirectly, and some of their quotes:

‘’No amount of success in ministry can compensate for the failure of a home’’-Don Cua

‘’Never minister without fire in your heart’’-Rafy Panlilio

‘’Live simply so that others may simply live’’-Dong Cusio

‘’Struggle well’’-Dave Darwin

‘’Dream big, start small, build deep’’-Edmund Chan

‘’The local church is the hope of the world, and its future rests in the hands of its leaders.’’-Bill Hybels

‘’Leaders create the future’’-Erwin Mcmanus

‘’Missions exists because worship does not’’-John Piper

‘’When we take care of the depth of our lives, God takes care of the breadth of our ministry’’-John MacArthur

‘’If you want to walk on water, you have to get out of the boat’’-John Ortberg

‘’The Gospel is not opposed to effort, it is opposed to earning.’’-Dallas Willard

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