Charles Spurgeon wrote, “My conviction is that our converts from among children are among the best that we have. I should judge them to have more numerously genuine than any other class, more constant, and in the long run more solid.” The Lord be praised with how the students are responding to God’s Word and […]Read more "GIVING BACK TO THE LORD"
In 2012 to 2013, Teacher Ems came to La Opinion to teach me and my friends in a 5-Day Club. It was there that I received Christ as my Lord and Savior. I can still remember how we were taught about Jesus and about what He did for us. I used to gamble with other […]Read more "WHAT IT MEANS TO LIVE FOR JESUS"
I was first introduced to the ministry of CEF when I was 14. I was starting out as a new Sunday school teacher then with no training at all except for a desire to teach children. I came across a CEF magazine with lessons in it, and I just followed along and presto, I had […]Read more "NEEDED: TRAINING AND MATERIALS"
I admit that at first, what got me excited about attending the 5-Day Club being held in my neighborhood was the free snacks served at the end of each meeting. But God used that opportunity to lead me to Him. I was six or seven years old when I first started attending the 5-Day Club […]Read more "A BURDEN GOD PLACED IN MY HEART"
I received Jesus as my Lord and Savior in 1979 during a 5-Day Club of the Church of the Nazarene near my home in Bo. Obrero, Davao City. It was Pastora Nena Nonan, a CEF-trained worker, who led me to the Lord. I was 13 then. Soon, I became active in the GNC hosted by […]Read more "REACHING CHILDREN… ‘TIL JESUS COMES"
One of my best childhood experiences was attending the GLM held at the CEF Center in 2008. It was such a fun experience! My favorite song was “Be a Missionary Every Day.” I loved marching to that song and I still do. I also loved the “country visit” part where we got to travel to […]Read more "A HEART SLOWLY BUILT FOR MISSIONS"
“If the house is ever in danger of burning down, the first thing I want you to rescue is this,” my mother, Julita Gaculais, would often say, pointing to a big brown box. Several years earlier, when she was a young Christian, she had attended CEF training and purchased several sets of flannelgraph Bible lessons. […]Read more "THE FIRST THING I WANT YOU TO RESCUE"
“Even so it is not the will of your Father who is in Heaven that one of these little ones should be lost.” Matthew 18:14 Matthew 18:14 is more than a Bible verse to me—it’s a personal mandate. I was introduced to Jesus through a Sunday school ministry when I was six. Church offered me […]Read more "COMMITTING MY LIFE TO MISSION WORK"