They said that God surprises you when He wants to teach you something. As this year's theme for CFC is to love more, there were numerous times already that I needed to go back to this teaching and really love more.
One of these is knowing if we're going to push through with Amanda's Giving Back project which we do every year on her birth month. And true enough, God tested our character if we would be willing to love more.
Time, budget... and a lot of worries.
These were the things that brought our family to have doubts in doing Amanda's Giving Back birthday activity. Cali and I were touched by God that there's no other greater assurance in this world except to hold on to His words. And so we decided to cast all those worries and sponsor one of the kids' weekend.
So finally we're able to do it again this year on Champee's 4th birthday. We were able to have a simple fun-filled activity with the Caliwag kids on May 3 with the help of our loving kuyas and ates from Singles for Christ.
Some things we learned during the activity:
Last May 16 weekend, we were fortunate to attend the CFC Echo Conference. And this year's theme is Love More.
Some insights I got were:
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