About Me

Welcome to my little space in the blogosphere! My name’s Viviene. ^_^ I am just an ordinary woman who’ve decided to make my faith and marriage journey a little public!

I want to tell you outright that this is an honest blog. Yes I seek to obey Jesus. Still, I sin every so often. I love the Lord with all my heart. Still, I find myself being stubborn or worse, intentionally disobeying His commands. I am dirty and sinful but Jesus’ blood cleansed my whole being. I am a woman who often drops on her knees to find strength, security and fulfillment from Jesus Christ.

Just the same, my marriage have ups and downs. I write about them too! I am not a perfect wife nor do we have a perfect marriage. But one thing I can say, we have a happy and crazy life together!

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That’s an example of our craziness! That’s me with Hubby — my hero, my strength and my one and only! We were married in 2010 and now have a baby on the way (after almost 4 years of NOT trying… but of course, we are happy for a new addition to the family) ^_^

I think you deserve a decent photo of us!

I think you deserve a decent photo of us!

A couple of years into our marriage, God had impressed in my heart to share my learnings as a wife, not just here in this blog but through a book! So after struggling with God about my capacity as a writer and many more Moses-like alibi’s… this book was published!

 

Here’s a preview…..

Written by a newlywed herself, Viviene explores the fundamental virtues every newlywed wife should know in order to TRIUMPH in her marriage. She shares her own stories of bliss and adjustment living in one roof with her lifetime partner.

Be equipped. Be encouraged. Be ready to enjoy a triumphant married life that God intends you to have.

Available on  Amazon and CreateSpace

 

 

 

Popular Posts on:

FAITH
When you don’t have it all together
Comforting words from God
Finding your purpose in life
God is greater than…

MARRIAGE
God’s design in marriage
What NOT to bring on your honeymoon
Forgiveness is  a choice
Love and Respect  

BOOK REVIEWS
Kisses from Katie by Katie Davis
The Good Wife’s Guide by Darlene Schacht
Scandalous Grace by Julie Ann Barnhill
The Power of Influence by Ty Bennett

MY PREGNANCY
The Bump Fashion
What is Congenital Anomaly Scan?
At 13 weeks
One day at a time 

I hope you’ll be encouraged and blessed as you navigate the blog. My heart’s desire is to evangelize and minister to single women and young wives to be more Christlike and reach their full potential for God’s glory.

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26 Responses to About Me

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  2. Ellie says:

    Hey Viv! Woww so glad I found your blog! keep on rocking in the faith! hehe I’m sure I can glean a lot from you as I just got engaged! Nice to meet you sista. And I think it’s so cool you’re on the other side of the world–Philippines?!!

  3. viviene says:

    Hi Ellie~ Just visited your blog! i’ll be visiting it often =D

    congratulations on your upcoming wedding! enjoy the preparation!

  4. Al says:

    I’m so glad I stumbled upon your site! :) I’m gonna bookmark it :) God bless you.

  5. mschristiner says:

    Really great blog! I look forward to reading about your interesting adventures in Indonesia.

  6. Mike10613 says:

    I like your blog and the photographs are very good. I struggle with close up photographs of food but yours look great. I do some strange photographs though and the food is often hot and steams up the lens on my camera! :)

  7. bluebee says:

    Such a lovely, happy positive, blog, Viviene – your photos beam happiness :-D

  8. Sony Fugaban says:

    You are, indeed, such a sweet person.

  9. We are blessed to know you and the wonderful things that you do via your blog. These words are like precious gems, “And most of all, I love the Lord my God with all my heart, soul and mind.” Truly inspiring. God bless you and your family always….

  10. aame says:

    Hey Dear…here’s something special for u from ‘My Dear U’ :) The Sunshine Award :)

    http://mydearu.wordpress.com/2012/03/18/sizzling-brownie-23-the-sunshine-award/

  11. Viviene says:

    Appreciate it… Thank you so much!! =D I’m going to make a list of bloggers to pass it on to.. =D

  12. Viviene says:

    That’s so cool.. .Thanks! =D

  13. Ferly says:

    Nice to “meet” you! Found you on SITS forum and stopping by to say hello! My family is from the Philippines too and it’s nice to connect with other bloggers who are tan like me! Looking forward to reading some of your posts.

    ~ Ferly
    Gifts We Use {to grow, love and serve}

  14. So glad we have connected! Just the kind of woman I like! You are going to make a big impact on young women in this world! I have nieces and nephews that are about your age and have been doing mission work in Greece, Costa Rica, and Sweden. We are a family who love the LORD and only want to do what his calling is for us! So happy our paths have crossed, I LOVE mentoring young women, just LOVE it, and it does not matter if it is with parenting, relationships, mother in laws, GOD, home decor, etc., I just LOVE it! oh and I LOVE Thailand too! I would love to live there, and we speak a little Korea, we lived in SEOUL for 3 years just a few years back! Read my post http://www.recreateanddecorate.com/2012/05/06/home-is-where-the-army-sends-you-2/
    It gives you my background! You will enjoy the read! Can’t wait to work with you!
    Wanda
    http://www.recreateanddecorate.com

  15. Viviene says:

    Wow.. I do speak a little Korean too! =D I taught Korean professionals for about 7 years and I love working with them. I have plans of going to Korea next year (hopefully)… I hope to be able to go.. !

    It’s so nice to connect with you Wanda!! =)

  16. Lessons Of A Dad says:

    I stumbled onto this blog when I was googling for images for Kids’ Church. Glad to see a fellow CCFer in the blogsphere.

  17. Julia says:

    Great blog! I was wondering if you have considered putting a “Google Friends Connect” Button on your blog? I would love to follow it but you don’t have a following gadget that I use! Have a great day! <3

    P.S. Thanks for commenting on my blog! :)

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