• Christmas Is a Time of Giving

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson December 25, 2016

    We associate Christmas with gift giving. In school, children are expected to have exchanging gifts as part of their Christmas party. Sometimes, we thing of the less fortunate brethren and give them something like what we did in our Inner City Ministry and in our Cogon-Pardo Outreach. Read more...

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  • The Journey

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson October 14, 2016

    I had the great pleasure of meeting church leaders coming from different churches and countries through the Heart of the Leader Retreat at Mt. Makiling Re-Creation Center, Sto. Tomas, Batangas last September 30-October 6, 2016. Read more...

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  • Power of the Wind

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson October 1, 2016

    One of my Facebook friends shared a post about a Wind Tree. The Wind Tree looks like a tree but it harnesses power from the wind through its “leaves.” Each leaf or Aeroleaf is a vertical turbine. When the wind blows the Aeroleaf rotates and electricity is produced. Read more...

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  • Autonomous Car

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson September 24, 2016

    Autonomous Car Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson September 24th, 2016 There is excitement in the automotive industry at present. Companies are in a flurry to produce the first working autonomous car or self-driving car. It is interesting to note that companies which are into researching and developing a full autonomous car come from a wide range of background. Most established car companies are into it and also some new-comers like Tesla Motors but we also have companies like Google, Uber, Nvidia and others joining the party. They are hopping in because they believe that this is the next big thing in the automotive industry. Read more...

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  • Every Thing Comes From God

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson September 12, 2016

    Last Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, I had my devotion. I was really blessed by Our Daily Bread’s devotion for that day. It was titled “Every Thing Comes from God.” The scripture for that devotion was taken from David’s prayer in 1 Chronicles 29:14–19. Read more...

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  • A child by choice

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson September 5, 2016

    Sometime ago, I read a story from the Reader’s Digest about a girl who discovered that she was adopted. She was angry at her parents for not letting her know about this. When she returned home, she did not speak to her mother. Read more...

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  • Habitable Planet

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson August 28, 2016

    Last week came the news that a possible habitable plant has been found. The planet is Proxima b. This rocky planet is found orbiting the star Proxima Centauri, which is the closest star to our sun. This makes this exoplanet the closest to us. An exoplanet is any planet outside our solar system. Read more...

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  • Detours and Delays

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson July 17, 2016

    When I drive towards Immanuel Fellowship Center coming from the port area following Mango Ave., I usually go to Cebu Business Park since one cannot just go straight a little beyond the Gorordo Ave.-Mango Ave. intersection and turn left to the road that leads to the Center. Read more...

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  • Be-Attitudes

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson July 4, 2016

    As for those who have been attending church regularly, you already know that I am preaching a series on the Beatitudes. Right now, I am already on the fourth Beatitude which is “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled” (Mat 5:6 NIV). Read more...

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  • Are you a builder?

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson June 26, 2016

    When I was young, I attended Sunday School at Cebu Bethel Temple which was my family’s home church then. One of the songs that we used to sing in class was “Building Up the Temple.” Read more...

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  • OUR RESPONSIBILITY: TO PRAY FOR OUR GOVERNMENT

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson May 15, 2016

    We have just gone through one of the most hotly contested and divisive election. Unlike some religious groups, we do not practice block voting because we believe that each one of us has the right to choose his or her candidates whom he or she deems are the deserving people to be in the different positions in the government. Read more...

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  • Go and Make Disciples

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson February 9, 2016

    Last Tuesday, February 2, 2016, I had a meeting with Ptr. Eubs Capon, Ptr. Herman Dionson and Bro. Micol Esparagoza. We discussed about the Young Adults Ministry and the Life Group Ministry. Our discussion centered on how the different ministries could accomplish and support the church’s theme for this year which is “Make Disciples.” Read more...

  • Make Disciples

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson January 31, 2016

    Today, January 31, 2016, is our 27th Church Anniversary and our theme for today’s celebration is “Making Disciples.” This is not only the theme for today’s celebration but for the whole year. Read more...

  • To be a Disciple of Christ

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson January 25, 2016

    A disciple is a student, a pupil or a follower. So when you say that you are a disciple of Christ, it means that you are a student, a pupil or a follower of Christ. Read more...

  • The Bible At Your Fingertips

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson February 7, 2015

    “At one’s fingertips” is an idiomatic expression meaning readily available or accessible. When I say the Bible at your fingertips, I do not only mean that the Bible is readily available or accessible but literally at your fingertips. Read more...

  • Don't Forget the Children

    Posted by: Pastor Noel Dionson November 22, 2014

    In the 80’s, American fast food chains arrived in the Philippines. Filipinos were excited to try McDonald’s, Shakey’s Pizza, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Wendy’s and others. With the warm reception the Filipinos gave, these American fast food companies were expected to flourish. Read more...