Apple is one hardworking woman in the corporate world. But when asked to serve, she is is always there to give herself, and take note, her whole self. Her passion for the Catholic church and for bringing God’s love to the world is so evident in all her ways. She’s willing to go to far flung places to shine His light.
Get to know Apple Bocala and her story.
Tell us about yourself and your journey of knowing Christ
What or who made you decide to be a missionary?
Can you share to us your journey of becoming a missionary?
The joy of bringing Christ and the Good news to people will always be the reasons that fueled my missionary life.
What makes you feel like a child?
What are your simple joys?
In your missionary adventure, what were your joys, struggles, challenges and even difficulties?
How do you define joy?
In who and what you are now, what are your other dreams or do you still have anything you want to achieve?
What is your message to young people who are now feeling lost, who are still finding their purpose, who doesn’t know what to do with their lives?
What is your message to young people who wanted to serve but do not know how?
Ask questions. Most likely you want to serve but you don’t know how because you have unanswered questions in your heart that are keeping you from serving. “Be not afraid” – St. JP II
If you have a favorite Bible verse, what is it and why.
Trust in the Lord forever.
(Isaiah 26:4 )
I always joke that this is my favorite Bible verse because it is short and easy to memorize but kidding aside, this sums up my life’s battle cry.