In the Steps of Jesus

Known for being the red light district of Singapore, Geylang’s streets are clad with women of different nations in their most marketable, skimpy outfits and with their faces painted with heavy make-up to enhance their features. Transgender people are also there to...

Fathering Mindanao

The story of Dave Magalong. It’s not all the time that my friends and I enjoy a treat of prime steak and mashed potatoes while listening, wide-eyed and intent, at a man whom God is raising to father Mindanao. Pastor Dave Magalong was once based in BF Homes, Paranaque,...

Small Things

There have been times when I prayed for something and God went, “You know what, I’ll do you one better.” When I prayed for a church, He gave me a community. When I prayed for friends so I wouldn’t be lonely, He gave me a husband. When we (my husband and I) prayed for...

Bitak na Semento

Mahirap isipin kung ano ang itsura ng totoong lindol. Mas lalong hindi mo magagawang paniwalaan na ang dating nakikita mo lang sa pelikula eh makikita mo sa totoong buhay. Akala ko’y nabubuhay ako sa labas ng sinehan nang dumating kami sa Bohol. Wasak na mga bahay at...
In Forgiving the Church: Loving Her Unconditionally

In Forgiving the Church: Loving Her Unconditionally

In Forgiving the Church: My 4-year Journey of Loving the Church by Beiah Tudio More than any person on earth, I have a particular love for my twin sister. We literally grew up together– from the beginning when we were still “eggs,” to right now as we struggle to...
Will I ever change? Overcoming Agoraphobia

Will I ever change? Overcoming Agoraphobia

Overcoming Agoraphobia A faithful God in my faithlessness By Janina Rivera It’s happening again. Will I ever change? There was a time when I said these words to myself. I was struggling with fear, and it was the debilitating kind. I just wanted to stay home and stay...
Bouncing back in your relationship with Christ

Bouncing back in your relationship with Christ

  Bouncing Back by Pamela J.B. Agaloos   Being sexually pure has always been difficult, even with godly men. Both Roman Catholic priests and Evangelical leaders have been under pressure to uphold sexual purity. There are newspaper accounts riddled with...
Digmaan Para sa Kabataan

Digmaan Para sa Kabataan

Last April, the One Voice/WhatMag Team went to Tacloban City to conduct a Citywide 4-day Creative Arts Workshop for the youth of Tacloban. Not only was it a skills training but it was also a way to debrief the children of the trauma caused by Yolanda/Haiyan. This is...
Tacloban to the Max

Tacloban to the Max

  This is a Benefit Dinner for the Youth of Tacloban. Last April, One Voice conducted a citywide Arts Workshop for the Youth of Tacloban, not only to teach them art skills, but also to help them debrief the trauma caused by Typhoon Haiyan. This was done through...
Team Fruitcake: A Christmas treat turn everyday cheer

Team Fruitcake: A Christmas treat turn everyday cheer

    Team Fruitcake By Justin Emmanuel Rivera “Team fruitcake, team fruitcake, masarap, masustansya! Team fruitcake, team fruitcake, hindi lang pang pasko, pang araw-araw din!”   That cheer permanently paints the faces of the kids at Kaylaway...