MISSION PROMOTION ARTICLES

Give Us Our Daily Bread Give Us Our Daily Bread

"After hearing word that a lot of people within our community were losing jobs and going hungry, one of our parishioners wanted to start an 'Olla Comun' or soup kitchen, to help feed families who couldn’t afford to buy food."

MITE BOXES MITE BOXES

As I reflected on the generosity of our Columban mission partners, I remembered the acts of kindness of two women I met during a pilgrimage walk that the Columban students made in 2012.

An Encounter of the Hidden Treasure in the Field An Encounter of the Hidden Treasure in the Field

"If Christ is the center of our lives especially in our mission, we are able to find the hidden treasures in the field. It is only through the eyes of God that we are able to seek and find the lost."

Be the Change Be the Change

"COVID-19 is changing the way we live and teaching us to adopt a new mindset and set of behaviors. It’s inviting us to be creative and resourceful, and to think outside the box in order to survive."

Doing God's Mission Has No Age Doing God's Mission Has No Age

As a staff member of the Columban Lay Missionaries (CLM), I have heard many of these stories, some of difficulty and danger, some heartbreaking, and others of disappointment. However, these stories are outweighed by stories of hope, inspiration, joy, gratitude and love.

Mission Promotion - Luzon Mission Promotion - Luzon

The Luzon Mission Partners’ General Assembly held at Malate Jubilee Center last December 2018 was a memorable, joyous and successful event. The participants came from different areas including Binangonan, Bulacan, Cubao, Malate and Zambales.

TREASURED MEMORIES WITH COLUMBAN MISSIONARIES (TM WITH CM) TREASURED MEMORIES WITH COLUMBAN MISSIONARIES (TM WITH CM)

Gloria is married to Leonardo Fallorina of Candelaria, Zambales. They have four children, all girls. She has been back from Japan (to the Philippines) since 2000. In her golden years, she is still actively engaged in church works in Valenzuela City, Bulacan.