Connecting local responses around the world
One of my favorite past time is watching the sunset. My heart leaps with joy at the sight of the clouds, dancing in the colorful display of lights. I thank God for such a magnificent sight and acknowledge that He too has created all humans, beautiful and for a purpose.Continue
“What is our motivation? What drives us at work? What do we get out of our journey?” These are questions for our reflection this week after a nun shared her motivation and challenges in journeying with under-aged girls exploited for prostitution.
So what is mine? Shortly after I joined Beyond Social Service last June, I fell sick so often and I wonder why. Looking back, I realised that one of the reasons was because I was not emotionally ready to handle the multiple…Continue
Society may regard the trans-gender, sex workers, men having sex with men as outcast but a group of 28, recently had the privilege to visit these communities, have unearthed gems and many were touched and transformed in the process. “Respect, resilience, resourceful, honor, sacrifice for common good of others” is strength we identified at the recent International Salt Visits at Yogyakarta.
We would never think we could learn so much by simply being present to them,…Continue