October 17, 2017, 8:31 am
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1 Philippine Peso = 0.0717 UAE Dirham
1 Philippine Peso = 2.20871 Albanian Lek
1 Philippine Peso = 0.03475 Neth Antilles Guilder
1 Philippine Peso = 0.33813 Argentine Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 0.0248 Australian Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.03475 Aruba Florin
1 Philippine Peso = 0.03905 Barbados Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 1.57731 Bangladesh Taka
1 Philippine Peso = 0.03233 Bulgarian Lev
1 Philippine Peso = 0.00736 Bahraini Dinar
1 Philippine Peso = 33.79539 Burundi Franc
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01952 Bermuda Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.02637 Brunei Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.13393 Bolivian Boliviano
1 Philippine Peso = 0.0616 Brazilian Real
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01952 Bahamian Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 1.2666 Bhutan Ngultrum
1 Philippine Peso = 0.19953 Botswana Pula
1 Philippine Peso = 390.86294 Belarus Ruble
1 Philippine Peso = 0.039 Belize Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.02447 Canadian Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01905 Swiss Franc
1 Philippine Peso = 12.09684 Chilean Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 0.12863 Chinese Yuan
1 Philippine Peso = 57.20812 Colombian Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 11.07243 Costa Rica Colon
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01952 Cuban Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 1.82351 Cape Verde Escudo
1 Philippine Peso = 0.42558 Czech Koruna
1 Philippine Peso = 3.46544 Djibouti Franc
1 Philippine Peso = 0.12309 Danish Krone
1 Philippine Peso = 0.92112 Dominican Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 2.21712 Algerian Dinar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.25865 Estonian Kroon
1 Philippine Peso = 0.3441 Egyptian Pound
1 Philippine Peso = 0.52519 Ethiopian Birr
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01653 Euro
1 Philippine Peso = 0.0399 Fiji Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01467 Falkland Islands Pound
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01471 British Pound
1 Philippine Peso = 0.08578 Ghanaian Cedi
1 Philippine Peso = 0.91761 Gambian Dalasi
1 Philippine Peso = 173.50644 Guinea Franc
1 Philippine Peso = 0.14337 Guatemala Quetzal
1 Philippine Peso = 3.9752 Guyana Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.15244 Hong Kong Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.45638 Honduras Lempira
1 Philippine Peso = 0.12402 Croatian Kuna
1 Philippine Peso = 1.19621 Haiti Gourde
1 Philippine Peso = 5.08551 Hungarian Forint
1 Philippine Peso = 263.17844 Indonesian Rupiah
1 Philippine Peso = 0.0682 Israeli Shekel
1 Philippine Peso = 1.26328 Indian Rupee
1 Philippine Peso = 22.78407 Iraqi Dinar
1 Philippine Peso = 667.88363 Iran Rial
1 Philippine Peso = 2.04705 Iceland Krona
1 Philippine Peso = 2.48653 Jamaican Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01381 Jordanian Dinar
1 Philippine Peso = 2.1829 Japanese Yen
1 Philippine Peso = 2.01386 Kenyan Shilling
1 Philippine Peso = 1.33715 Kyrgyzstan Som
1 Philippine Peso = 78.73877 Cambodia Riel
1 Philippine Peso = 8.09352 Comoros Franc
1 Philippine Peso = 17.57126 North Korean Won
1 Philippine Peso = 21.9875 Korean Won
1 Philippine Peso = 0.00589 Kuwaiti Dinar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01601 Cayman Islands Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 6.51054 Kazakhstan Tenge
1 Philippine Peso = 161.47403 Lao Kip
1 Philippine Peso = 29.39672 Lebanese Pound
1 Philippine Peso = 2.99785 Sri Lanka Rupee
1 Philippine Peso = 2.29988 Liberian Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.25908 Lesotho Loti
1 Philippine Peso = 0.05952 Lithuanian Lita
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01212 Latvian Lat
1 Philippine Peso = 0.02662 Libyan Dinar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.18372 Moroccan Dirham
1 Philippine Peso = 0.33809 Moldovan Leu
1 Philippine Peso = 1.01269 Macedonian Denar
1 Philippine Peso = 26.59117 Myanmar Kyat
1 Philippine Peso = 47.89145 Mongolian Tugrik
1 Philippine Peso = 0.157 Macau Pataca
1 Philippine Peso = 7.04803 Mauritania Ougulya
1 Philippine Peso = 0.65892 Mauritius Rupee
1 Philippine Peso = 0.3034 Maldives Rufiyaa
1 Philippine Peso = 13.98223 Malawi Kwacha
1 Philippine Peso = 0.37125 Mexican Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 0.0823 Malaysian Ringgit
1 Philippine Peso = 0.25884 Namibian Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 6.89184 Nigerian Naira
1 Philippine Peso = 0.59176 Nicaragua Cordoba
1 Philippine Peso = 0.15391 Norwegian Krone
1 Philippine Peso = 2.0285 Nepalese Rupee
1 Philippine Peso = 0.02714 New Zealand Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.00751 Omani Rial
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01952 Panama Balboa
1 Philippine Peso = 0.06338 Peruvian Nuevo Sol
1 Philippine Peso = 0.06228 Papua New Guinea Kina
1 Philippine Peso = 1 Philippine Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 2.05076 Pakistani Rupee
1 Philippine Peso = 0.07005 Polish Zloty
1 Philippine Peso = 109.88871 Paraguayan Guarani
1 Philippine Peso = 0.07106 Qatar Rial
1 Philippine Peso = 0.07576 Romanian New Leu
1 Philippine Peso = 1.11582 Russian Rouble
1 Philippine Peso = 16.21398 Rwanda Franc
1 Philippine Peso = 0.07321 Saudi Arabian Riyal
1 Philippine Peso = 0.15248 Solomon Islands Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.26667 Seychelles Rupee
1 Philippine Peso = 0.13003 Sudanese Pound
1 Philippine Peso = 0.15841 Swedish Krona
1 Philippine Peso = 0.02638 Singapore Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01468 St Helena Pound
1 Philippine Peso = 0.43354 Slovak Koruna
1 Philippine Peso = 148.77001 Sierra Leone Leone
1 Philippine Peso = 10.91371 Somali Shilling
1 Philippine Peso = 405.15812 Sao Tome Dobra
1 Philippine Peso = 0.17083 El Salvador Colon
1 Philippine Peso = 10.05428 Syrian Pound
1 Philippine Peso = 0.25884 Swaziland Lilageni
1 Philippine Peso = 0.64526 Thai Baht
1 Philippine Peso = 0.04826 Tunisian Dinar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.04364 Tongan paʻanga
1 Philippine Peso = 0.07093 Turkish Lira
1 Philippine Peso = 0.13039 Trinidad Tobago Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.58821 Taiwan Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 43.69387 Tanzanian Shilling
1 Philippine Peso = 0.51738 Ukraine Hryvnia
1 Philippine Peso = 71.10504 Ugandan Shilling
1 Philippine Peso = 0.01952 United States Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 0.57321 Uruguayan New Peso
1 Philippine Peso = 156.77469 Uzbekistan Sum
1 Philippine Peso = 0.19475 Venezuelan Bolivar
1 Philippine Peso = 443.49862 Vietnam Dong
1 Philippine Peso = 2.03026 Vanuatu Vatu
1 Philippine Peso = 0.0495 Samoa Tala
1 Philippine Peso = 10.83639 CFA Franc (BEAC)
1 Philippine Peso = 0.05271 East Caribbean Dollar
1 Philippine Peso = 10.75752 CFA Franc (BCEAO)
1 Philippine Peso = 1.96193 Pacific Franc
1 Philippine Peso = 4.87895 Yemen Riyal
1 Philippine Peso = 0.259 South African Rand
1 Philippine Peso = 101.31784 Zambian Kwacha
1 Philippine Peso = 7.0656 Zimbabwe dollar

Epic-Fail Moments

When was the last time that you had an epic-fail moment? A time or a season when you just blew it big time, and worse, dragged down other people into the sink hole with you? 

It’s bad enough failing all by our lonesome. But it’s a magnified, epic-fail disaster (redundancy can bring home the point quite effectively) when we also cause others to suffer the consequences of our mistakes. 

Maybe you invited some of your family and friends to invest their life savings in a “sure-ball moneymaker.” And because of your persuasive powers , they withdrew their time deposits and everything else, to join your “sure-thing” investment. But alas, someone ran off with the money!

Or lost it in a business that bellied-up. And you lost not only your own life savings but wiped out everyone’s as well. Worse, you have no means to repay even part of their investment. You have no way of recovering the money they lost because of you. And you have to live with gossip, accusations, anger, and anguish for the rest of your life. There are no words...

Maybe you organized a vacation for your group -- drummed up the idea, sold them out to this “high end” resort and itinerary you chose, made cost estimates for this “perfect getaway.” You’re expecting that everyone will give you paeans of praise and a chorus of  accolades for having such excellent taste and travel  savvy after the trip. But horror of horrors. You all end up in this pathetic resort that has leaky aircons, grubby bathrooms, pauper’s breakfasts, rowdy drunks who keep everyone awake at night, and a very forgettable beach front -- so forgettable, in fact, that your group wants to forget all about this disaster of a vacation while they’re still in the middle of it! And there you are, feebly trying to explain away why this isn’t working. Their dagger looks are making you wish you were blind or something. In a desperate attempt to save face, you blame someone else for the epic fail that you caused -- even if you know that blaming someone for your epic fail is the height of cowardice. 

Or maybe you were given this promotion, or this new assignment, and your project  is “the next big thing” in your  company’s horizon. You’re the golden boy, the golden girl, who was handpicked to spearhead the project of everyone’s dreams. But, try as hard as you did, you just
couldn’t make the project fly. What a shame. You just don’t have what it takes to hit the company targets. 

Or maybe you chose the wrong person to marry, or have a serious relationship with. You had this magical thing with this person who seemed to be the embodiment of everything you were looking for in a lifetime partner. “The one who should never get away.” A trophy catch, for sure.

Yet, just a few months or a few years down the road, you hit a rude awakening. The person isn’t the person you thought he/she was! In fact, how could it be that you seemed to have lost all your good sense?  Your good guy/good girl-radar malfunctioned! And here you are, ruined and devastated, because you fell for someone who wasn’t to be trusted at all. Epic fail. 

We’ve all had our epic-fail moments. Or even epic-fail seasons -- when we became serial incompetents. When we just couldn’t do anything right. I have a friend who was even scared of attempting suicide -- for fear that he’d even fail at killing himself, after a series of unimaginable failures. 

Don’t waste the failure. Don’t waste the embarrassment and shame. Don’t waste the hurricane of negative emotions that always accompany an epic failure. 

Learn from it. Make it a defining moment in your life. Make it a breakthrough for something more important than money, status or success -- use it to improve your character. Because good character trumps money, fame and accomplishments all the time. Tell me, of what value is having billions of money if you’re a coward or a cheat or megalomaniac? 

Failures are meant to wake us up to the fact that there’s no such thing as a “self-made man,” or an “original edition success.” 

Failures are meant to humble us, to remind us that there are hoards of people out there who are smarter and faster and more talented than us -- and, simultaneously, there are also people who are less smart, less gifted, and not as fast as us. So there’s no logic in having an overblown ego or a crippling sense of inferiority. Just knowing that we’re somewhere in the wide, wide swath of humanity in between “genius” and “imbecile” should keep our self-assessments balanced. 

Failures are meant to develop compassion in us. When we know how it feels to fail, we can develop empathy. We can develop our patience with the occasional exigencies, incompetence or disorganization of others because we know that we, too, failed to meet someone’s standards at a certain point in time. 

Failure can make us (painfully but realistically) aware of our own limitations and weaknesses. For what purpose? Maybe to redirect us to develop a strength instead of a weakness. Perhaps to teach us not to over-commit or over-extend ourselves. Maybe just to teach us to say NO when we’re not equipped to do a job well. There’s no shame in saying, “I think I’m not equipped or I’m not qualified to do this, even if I’d love to...”

Finally, failure can make us realize that it’s not about us -- it’s about God. He’s the only source of success. He can give or withhold success at will. He’s the only one who can determine how long and how extensive your success will be. At the same time, He’s also the only one Who can determine when, and how, and to what extent, we will fail. 

He can choose to rescue us. Or He can choose to leave us in the mud and mire -- until we learn the lessons He wants to teach us. 

The Bible says, “the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom...” 

Failure happens when God withholds His wisdom from us. Failure happens when we don’t have a healthy, holy fear of God -- and instead, believe only in ourselves. We will always fail when we operate without His wisdom. 

Hence, whenever (not if) we fail, we must always ask God: “What can I learn from this?” And whatever He teaches us from our failures -- epic or not -- will make us successful in HIS eyes. 

He is the ONLY audience that counts.
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