FINDING MY MOM

Testimony by Abbey Yumul As early as 6 years old, I already knew that I was an adopted child, but I never asked anyone about it because I was scared to know about the truth.  Growing up with my foster family, we had an amazing simple life. We loved and cared for each...

CODE OF TWINS

There are three questions that I always get asked when people find out I’m a twin: 1. What does it feel like to have a twin? 2. Can you feel what your twin is feeling? Or think what she’s thinking? 3. Is it fun to have a twin? I don’t know how my...

WHEN JESUS TOLD ME TO SIN NO MORE

Three years and five days ago, when the SCOTUS (Supreme Court of the United States) had ruled that way, I would have been one of the many people who would be celebrating. To show my love and support to the LGBT community, I would add the rainbow filter on my social...

MADE OBSCURE TO SURRENDER

I was the proverbial popular guy in high school during my time. Not because of my looks, but because of what I used to do. I had 2 military designations in our school’s Cadette Advanced Training as: Chief Training and Operations Officer and 1st Battalion Executive...

BELOVED BRIDE

I came from a broken family.  My father and mother decided to separate when I was five years old. Growing up, I can describe myself as someone who was very insecure. I would always aim to have high grades and top the class (in which, I often succeeded) to mask the...

A DANGEROUS LOVE

I am a Christian Muslim woman.  There is no other way to say it.  It is difficult to describe what it’s like. Believing Jesus is dangerous for many of us in the Middle East. I am a believer but if you were to meet me and follow me around for a day you probably...