Joseph Uysetuan
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Sorrows keep you human
by Joseph Uysetuan - March 31, 2015 - 10:00am
Just what has the sparrow got to do with sorrow? I didn't know that until I bumped into a website featuring an article titled, "Sorrow of Sparrows, on World Sparrow Day."
God Bless the Day I Found the Sparrow
by Joseph Uysetuan - November 23, 2014 - 12:00am
When I was going through the pages of “The Gospel According to Luke,” the verse 12:6, struck me: “Aren’t five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one sparrow is forgotten by God.&rdqu...
Harvesting Smiles
by Joseph Uysetuan - November 16, 2014 - 12:00am
There is nothing as pleasant as when we are in the mood of harvesting smiles, say, from the happenings that greet our day, whether they be significant or trivial.
Stand a little rain
by Joseph Uysetuan - October 21, 2007 - 12:00am
(To Jennifer Chan Narvasa): In ways never expected
by Joseph Uysetuan - October 14, 2007 - 12:00am
Swan song
by Joseph Uysetuan - April 22, 2007 - 12:00am
SWAN SONG, as we know, is a term derived from the fable that tells swans sing before they die. This must be the tale from Aesop''s Fables that relates the parable of the swan and the goose. Story goes that...
The road to prayer
by Joseph Uysetuan - April 15, 2007 - 12:00am
The following are popular proverbs relating to the Eternal City - Rome . They say, "When in Rome, do as the Romans do." Sorry, but not all Romans take the road to the Vatican . They say, " Rome was not...
Rebel without a cause: A defense
by Joseph Uysetuan - April 8, 2007 - 12:00am
I don’t think we just go up against anybody or anything without a reason.  There is always an antecedent that eventually triggers a circumstance which...
The Bible is already a handy, user-friendly book... keeping us on track
by Joseph Uysetuan - April 1, 2007 - 12:00am
If you think you are living a fantastic life, don’t muse that it’s all of your own making. There is...
Into east of EDEN
by Joseph Uysetuan - March 25, 2007 - 12:00am
If you are a James Dean fan or a movie buff, if you read John Steinbeck, or if you are familiar with the words describing the expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise - then you know from whence the title...
Running out of prayers
by Joseph Uysetuan - March 11, 2007 - 12:00am
As we go about our business, we are bound to run into something untoward. A very exasperating predicament we will encounter is when we run out of something. This is a situation that is very troublesome, unpleasant...
The Vale Trilogy Part 3: The Vale of fears
by Joseph Uysetuan - February 25, 2007 - 12:00am
"Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear not." Now, that's guts. I may fear no evil, but I don't think I will not fear death. I shudder at it inasmuch as you or anybody else...
The Vale Trilogy
by Joseph Uysetuan - February 18, 2007 - 12:00am
Part 2: The Vale Of Tears When we speak of the vale of tears, we are referring to this world viewed as a place of sadness, sickness and helplessness. It's a tearful, woeful world we live in. Imagine we are...
The Vale Trilogy
by Joseph Uysetuan - February 10, 2007 - 12:00am
Part 1: The Vale of years WHEN we begin to have difficulty in going down the stairs, in alighting from a car, in getting off the bed, or in stepping down from a wheelchair, that means we are in the twilight...
To forgive is divine
by Joseph Uysetuan - January 14, 2007 - 12:00am
VENGEANCE is not our business but forgiveness is. So leave the avenging to God and let's try not to be stubborn with forgiving. A look in the mirror tells us that we are actually in no state to forgive those who...
The fisherman's virtue
by Joseph Uysetuan - January 7, 2007 - 12:00am
Let's picture this: The fisherman hooks the bait, casts the line and then sits back. He bides his time-one hour, two hours, four hours. He is not fidgety about it. He is at home with it. He knows it will...
I'm always around
by Joseph Uysetuan - July 30, 2006 - 12:00am
WE have always heard of God's omnipotence, omnipresence, omniscience. We all know He is The One of all things, in all ways, in all time, in all places. He is so awesome that He can do anything, is everywhere, and...
Too Much World
by Joseph Uysetuan - May 28, 2006 - 12:00am
In the days of Jesus and the apostles, Judas Escariot must have been muttering, "These compadres of mine, they are acting too much heaven." We can say he has his point. But, then, who will do the "acting too much...
That's why there's smileyj
by Joseph Uysetuan - April 9, 2006 - 12:00am
One thing nice we got from the Russians is their doctrine of eight hours of work, eight hours of sleep, eight hours of rest. Sad thing is that it is not adaptable now. We struggle for more than eight hours, hit...
by Joseph Uysetuan - April 2, 2006 - 12:00am
THE EXCITED STORK got all chicly plumaged because it was going to make another visit. But it got baffled when it was instructed to fly to a stable. Anyway, under the guide of a star, it made its way there. At the...
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