The Nudge That Moves Me

The Nudge That Moves Me

Dear Readers, As we slowly wrap up our theme on Dreams with a few performance videos by Maestro Alvaro Sanchez, we begin to launch a new set of stories with the topic: The Nudge That Moves Me. You might be scratching your heads with this. What in the world is this...
Humans of Manila

Humans of Manila

Sa loob ng labindalawang araw, kami ay naglathala ng mga kwento ng buhay, upang mabigyan ng mukha at tinig ang mga pangkaraniwang tao. Ang aming mithiin na sa pamamagitan nito ay makapagbigay inspirasyon sa bawat isa na mangarap at magkaroon ng pag-asa kasama nila....
Jerusalem of Gold

Jerusalem of Gold

The Bible tells us to pray for the peace of Jerusalem. In this performance video, Maestro Alvaro Sanchez plays “Jerusalem of Gold,” an Israeli song written by Naomi Shemer. Rev. Alvaro “The Maestro” Sanchez is a master musician, conductor, and soloist...
The Blessing of Jacob’s Cafe

The Blessing of Jacob’s Cafe

THE VISION Huddled together in fervent prayer during one of their regular meetings, Lim Tow Soon suddenly saw in his vision the word “Jacob.” He and his cell group/ Bible study group were  praying for quite some time already, seeking God’s counsel on what name they...
“Flamenco Meditation” by Rev. Alvaro Sanchez

“Flamenco Meditation” by Rev. Alvaro Sanchez

Rev. Alvaro “The Maestro” Sanchez is a master musician, conductor, and soloist whose performances have impacted and wowed audiences worldwide. Born and raised in Colombia, he picked up the guitar at a very young age and has been specializing in it ever since. He...
From Fisherman to Presidential Portrait Artist

From Fisherman to Presidential Portrait Artist

I grew up familiarizing myself with the types of fish I had seen in the ocean of Jolo, Sulu. At a young age, I would join the “hulbot hulbot” (fishing boat) with the adults to fish in the sea for weeks. I was raised near the shores of Sangali, Zamboanga City. My late...