Romans 1:11-12
“I long to see you so that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to make you strong—that is, that you and I may be mutually encouraged by each other’s faith.”

These same thoughts from the Apostle Paul is what I want to say to you padii. Thanks for being that “Spiritual Friend” that God has blessed me. Thanks for being a true David (and Jonathan) in my life. As Proverbs 18:24 says, “a friend that sticks closer than a brother.” Let’s encourage, inspire and strengthen each other in our relationship with God, the one who gives the blessings, and to be more like Jesus. I am very grateful to the Lord for giving me such an awesome friend like padii. :)

My Repentance to Jesus

Jesus, today I surrender my life to You. I have decided to turn from my life the way I was before to my life now with You as my savior. Prior to this, I was doing things on my own until I turned around and found You. You got my back all along. Now, You are in control of my life. I come before You and repent all my sins. Change me and make me Your new creation. There will be times that I will be tested, but I will be still and know that You are my God. I will gather strength from You alone, because You are more than enough for me. I have made plenty of poor decisions back then, but right now, I have no regrets because the moment I decided to follow You is the greatest decision I have made in my life. Lead my life Lord as I live to praise and worship You with all my life, in Jesus’ name. Amen.

written last September 26, 2013

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it’s true Lord Jesus that there will always be people better than me and people that are less than me, but i need not to compare myself to them because You first believed, believes and always will be believing in me. that’s why i believe in You, too, Jesus and i’ll always will. in that way, i will always find strength in believing in myself and it makes what others think and say doesn’t matter because what really matters is what matters to You, Lord God. ;)

My Lord, My God, Sorry I have lost focus on you, i was doing the wrong things, i was thinking about the wrong things, I was looking for the wrong things and I was longing from the wrong things; Not realizing that I only need you.
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Lord, i pray that i may grasp the wisdom that i lack and that You intend to impart (James 1:5). I also pray Lord God that i may grasp the strength that i needed whenever i become weak and dismayed (Isaiah 41:10). Lord, i also pray that i may grasp the peace You give every time i am troubled and afraid (John 14:27). And oh Lord God, help me to grasp a steadfast faith so that i may live by it and not by what i see (2 Corinthians 5:7). All these i ask through Your son Jesus Christ. Amen.

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Lord God, i thank You for today for making me realize that You are always right here by my side all along. Even though i didn’t acknowledge You all the times before, You never left me. You are always watching over me, guiding me and protecting me. I am very grateful to know that You are molding me to become a better person. You believe in me, like how a trainer believes in his student. It may be difficult and not always an easy path, but one thing will be certain—that it will all be worth it. As i hunger and seek for life’s adventures, i ended up seeking for You, oh Lord God. From now on, i surrender all my plans to you Lord. I may not understand everything but i have faith in You because i trust in You. Lead my life Lord as i live to praise and worship You with all my life forever. All in the name of Your son Lord, Jesus Christ. Amen.

My Convictions on Muay Thai

I wanted to learn Muay Thai because I want to give function to my muscles in line with my body building. I want to gain muscles not just for aesthetics but for a purpose.

I wanted to get involve in Muay Thai beause I want to learn martial arts. I want to learn how to not just defend myself but also to the people I care and to those who need help.

I wanted to train in Muay Thai because i want to be healthy. I want to be physically fit and have an active lifestyle in order to avoid sickness and overcome asthma.

I wanted to know Muay Thai because i am tired of being weak. I don’t want to be a pushover and an underdog anymore. I want to stand out for something. I want to gain confidence.

I wanted to participate in Muay Thai because i want to become a champion. I want to give inspiration to others just as how I got inspiration from them.

I wanted to engage in Muay Thai because I want to find my greatness. I want to experience something new. I crave for adventure.

I want to learn Muay Thai because i want to honor God through hardwork and persistence. To God be all the glory!


Why I wanted to learn Muay Thai:
to be strong
to learn a sport/martial art
to defend myself and those in need
to become a better person
to gain confidence
to become fit
to live a healthy lifestyle
to acquire a valuable skill
to meet awesome people
to be an inspiration
to enjoy life
to find adventure
to find my greatness
to become more closer to God
to honor God