A Man After God’s Own Heart

Bong Baylon Devotions

Bryan loves the Lord. He serves God each week without any complaints. He’s a man after God’s own heart. That’s how I would describe him. Last Friday, at the age of 19, he died because of dengue. No one really expected this to happen. He was a young man who was so full of energy and life. But now he’s …

Do you mind?

Bong Baylon Devotions

Text: Philippians 4:4-9 Thoughts: Everyone wants to experience peace. But most people are not experiencing peace for one reason or the other. For them peace is often an elusive dream. There are many things that can cause us to experience unease instead of peace. Many of these things are beyond our control. They just happen to us. We never invite …

Standing Strong

Bong Baylon Devotions

Text: Philippians 3:12-4:1 Thoughts: Living the Christian life is not a smooth, easy-going journey, where nothing really matters except going to church on a Sunday. There are challenges along the way every time. One has to remain focused and committed to a vision that transcends feelings and experiences if one hopes to win the race. These challenges are not necessarily …

The Highest Value of All

Bong Baylon Devotions

Text: Philippians 3:1-11 Thoughts: Everyone is pursuing something or someone. It’s what defines our lives. Without any kind of pursuit or dream, our lives will be meaningless. We pour our energies on something or someone because we believe it is of value. The saddest realization of all is to realize one day that we have pursued the wrong thing or …

A Few Good Men

Bong Baylon Leadership

Text: Philippians 2:19-30 Thoughts: Commitment is as rare as gold these days. This is especially true in the church. Most people are just interested in themselves rather than in the cause of Christ. Finding people who value the kingdom of God more than their careers or lives is like finding a needle in a haystack. But even though they are …