Monthly Archives: April 2014

April 30, 2014

Yesterday, nine days before our 18th Anniversary, I began this reflection series.

Yesterday, I retraced and revisited some of the most significant events, places, people and communities in the 18-year journey of Balay Mindanaw.

I. Balay Ani-e: the first community house of Balay Mindanaw. A testament to our humble beginnings.

When we sent out our first community organizers (CO), we called them SIADOs which means Sustainable Integrated Area Development Organizers. It also…

April 29, 2014

We are workers, not master builders, ministers, not
messiahs. We are prophets of a future not our own.

From A Future Not Our Own by Archbishop Oscar A. Romero