Author Archives: Points and Angles

The god of the Iglesia ni Cristo is a Cruel Man

In doctrine and in deed, the Christ of the Bible proves not the Christ of the INC. After all, God is love.

Bohol Earthquake Victims: Chosen Beneficiary of P1-Million Prize of 1st UNTV CUP Grand Champion Team Judiciary

Originally posted on Under the Radar Stories:
Team Judiciary, which was declared the First UNTV CUP Grand Champion on Tuesday, will donate their P1-Million cash prize to the earthquake victims in Bohol. Team Judiciary won the first UNTV CUP Grand Champion with 83-86-83 score over Team PNP. (From: https://www.facebook.com/sis.evangeline) With a score of 86, the…

Just Another Manic Monday?

You got to hand it to the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) to make a scene out of an already manic day. Suspended classes, heavy traffic, and people fainting on the streets are the least scenarios one would expect of a public service initiative.

20 Deadliest Mass Shootings in the U.S. and Its Wicked Causes

In the sad rise of yet another mass shooting in the US on September 16, CNN releases a list of the 20 deadliest mass shootings in the country’s history.

UNTV: First and Foremost is Public Service

“I would encourage all networks, that we’ll be together in giving assistance to our fellowmen with regards to rescuing them.”

#BibleExpo: Biblical Wisdom through a Hashtag

Originally posted on Faith & Etcetera:
From music to money, the flexible pound sign (#) has been making  lives easier since the 12th century. And it was that one fateful day in August of 2007 when a mere suggestion by Chris Messina turned out to become the start of something that would change the face…

Why ‘Your Intelligent Alternative’ Remains a Smart Channel Choice (Part 1)

It was seven years ago when UNTV first used “Your Intelligent Alternative” as its network slogan. Of course now, it’s more widely known as the Philippines’ Public Service Channel. But while there is no complaint nor contention about it, it feels good to know how old ‘sayings’ can still ring with rigid truth. Through the years, […]

Condemning the Condemnation to Gays

  Change. The word that resounded in the Obama campaign in November 2012  now echoes in the cries of countless men and women in this proud month of LGBT. And why wouldn’t it? While bullying, discrimination and abuse have long troubled countless LGBT lives, the condemnation of most people and groups of their being proves most […]

Bro. Eli Soriano of MCGI turns 49 in service to God

A scene no less than that of last week’s thanksgiving of the whole congregation, members of the Church of God International again fills  the ADD Convention Center and all its locales abroad in worship to the Creator for, among many others, one great reason. Bro. Eli Soriano, MCGI Presiding Minister, turns 49 in service to…

A New Year in March? What Kind?

In the month of March, the Philippines welcomes a new batch of young hopefuls in search for jobs. It also welcomes a season of going to beach resorts and swimming pools to cool down. But welcome a new year? Without fireworks, without waiting for midnight, the Members Church of God International celebrated the Christian New […]