Category Archives: Barangay

News about Payatas

Change Payatas – Not Bary Lang but BIG CHANGE!

Elections in the Philippines for most people (at least in the Payatas) has been a cruel joke. People who are running are not running for office as much as they are running for a job or even worse, the opportunity … Continue reading

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Payatas, The Worst Barangay (County) in the Philippines

As it is the custom here at Payatas Baptist Church, about fifty of us every Saturday stroll through the area giving out Gospel tracts and speaking with the people here. We are a regular site to see each week as … Continue reading

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Finally, Some Answers

We speak about the injustice of National Corporations, Government and life in general. We complain about everything but people want to read about answers. Things that work. Recipes that they can follow. The bible teaches us in Deu_11:29 And it … Continue reading

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NO CHRISTMAS FOR PAYATAS

In this world there are many Charlatans but those who exploit children for  greed and profit are perhaps the worst violators . Here are a bunch of facts concerning various companies and notable people. Let’s see with what conclusion you … Continue reading

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Is There Hope for Payatas?

Is there Hope for Payatas? The land of Payatas is so far physically and even further emotionally from where most people reside. It is a place of steaming trash, foodless shacks and children begging for their needs. When I first … Continue reading

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A Time to Remember

When we think about the Passover we think about the terrible ordeal of the Jewish people as they were enslaved in Egypt. We think of the mistreatment, beatings, and atrocities that they received at the hands of the Egyptians. Then … Continue reading

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There is no comparison

As a child I remember being told I could not go outside the gate where we lived. It was too dangerous. I lived in a place called Bedford Stuyvesant which at the time was a pretty rough place to live. … Continue reading

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Payatas, A Very Holey Place!

One thing you can say about Payatas is that it is a very holey place. No, that is not a typo, it’s the truth. In America we can walk proudly with our heads held high. There is a reason for … Continue reading

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Isn’t it Ironic?

I can’t help but think of those black tie affairs. The beautifully attired men and women eating fillet Mignon and lobster while washing it down with Dom Pérignon. All this as they are raising money to help the poor get … Continue reading

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