Empowered Women

This inspiring story happened deep in the remote impoverished rural areas of Mindanao in the Philippines about 20 years ago. Women somehow discovered their power, given the opportunity and circumstance. They simply emerged from nowhere like the sun after a heavy downpour, half spontaneously half painstakingly, half inspiration half perspiration. A complex set of localContinue reading “Empowered Women”

foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 4

foodforthesoul prayer-poems that inspire, excerpts from the book ‘foodforthesoul’ volume 4 – February 2, 2023 Please share with friends – https://eastwindjournals.com/2023/02/02/foodforthesoul-prayer-poems-that-inspire-volume-4/ After reading a prayer-poem, pause and immerse yourself in the Lord. Talk to Him casually. He is now beside you. He is the ultimate foodforthesoul Who nourishes us all. 022life is like a pianotheContinue reading “foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 4”

foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 3

foodforthesoul prayer-poems that inspire, excerpts from the book ‘foodforthesoul’ volume 3 – January 30, 2023 Please share with friends – https://eastwindjournals.com/2023/01/30/foodforthesoul-prayer-poems-that-inspire-volume-3/ After reading a prayer-poem, pause and immerse yourself in the Lord. Talk to Him casually. He is now beside you. He is the ultimate foodforthesoul Who nourishes us all. Bnow that You have healedContinue reading “foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 3”

In Defense of Pope Francis on Homosexuality

Pope Francis has been under intense attack from critics for his ‘controversial’ statement which sent ripples across the Church worldwide – “Being homosexual is not a crime. Yes, it is a sin.” (AP, January 25, 2023). This article is in his defense. eastwind journals January 26, 2023 (archives = tr347) By Bernie V. Lopez, eastwindreplyctr@gmail.comContinue reading “In Defense of Pope Francis on Homosexuality”

foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 2

foodforthesoul prayer-poems that inspire – excerpts from the book ‘foodforthesoul’ Please share with friends = https://eastwindjournals.com/2023/01/24/foodforthesoul-a-collection-of-prayer-poems-that-inspire-volume-2/ Volume 2 – January 26, 2023 After reading a prayer-poem, pause and immerse yourself in the Lord. Talk to Him casually. He is now beside you. He is the ultimate foodforthesoul Who nourishes us all. EI am the oceanContinue reading “foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 2”

foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 1

foodforthesoul prayer-poems that inspire – excerpts from the book ‘foodforthesoul’ Please share with friends – https://eastwindjournals.com/2023/01/24/foodforthesoul-is-a-collection-of-verses-that-inspire-vol-1/ Volume 1 – January 24, 2023 After reading a prayer-poem, pause and immerse yourself in the Lord. Talk to Him casually. He is now beside you. He is the ultimate foodforthesoul Who nourishes us all. 004forget about your eyesseeContinue reading “foodforthesoul – prayer-poems that inspire – volume 1”

Steve Jobs – Death as the Principle of Life

In the midst of his utter success and a rapidly growing empire, Steve Jobs developed cancer of the pancreas. His doctors told him that it was mostly incurable. Steve suddenly made a 180-degree paradigm shift from the vision of his empire to the vision of death. eastwind journals January 15, 2023 (archives = tr338) ByContinue reading “Steve Jobs – Death as the Principle of Life”

History – the Miraculous Santo Niño de Cebu

The Santo Niño de Cebu (Holy Child of Cebu) ushered the birth of Catholicism in the Philippines in 1521, with the arrival of Ferdinand Magellan, a Portuguese commissioned by the Spanish Crown to search for the ‘spice islands’. Magellan was the first to circumnavigate the world. Ironically, he died in the Philippines, but his shipContinue reading “History – the Miraculous Santo Niño de Cebu”

Jesus vs Satan – the War in U.S. Courts

Federal Court Blocks Biden’s ‘Transgenderism’ The war between Jesus and Satan is infecting U.S. jurisprudence. US President Joe Biden issued an administrative order obliging doctors to perform transgender surgery even if they have moral objections or even if they are convinced it could harm the patient. However, on Dec. 9, 2022, the Federal Court ofContinue reading “Jesus vs Satan – the War in U.S. Courts”