Rogues, scoundrels, and criminals now respectable JMC members

Brother Mario Estoce of Cebu City was once a hired hit man and worked with a group of mercenaries that would carry out almost any criminal act for the right price. From 1992 to 1994, he was number five on the Philippines “Most Wanted List” for three counts of murder. He lived a sordid life […]

Brother domingo magpantay survived direct gun blast in the chest

Another JMCIM member, Domingo Magpantay, had a criminal son-in-law who abused drugs and committed petty crimes such as purse snatching to feed his nagging drug habit. He also regularly beat his wife. The Christian father-in-law prayed for him and pled with him to change his ways. After multiple beatings, Brother Domingo feared for his daughter’s […]

Brother melchor jarina survived shotgun blast in chest

Brother Melchor Jarina Survived Shotgun Blast in Chest

One evening, JMC member Brother Melchor Jarina, 28, of Cagayan de Oro City, encountered a drunken security guard who shot him in his chest at close range with a shotgun. The motive for the shooting was that Brother Jarina failed to lend the security guard 70 pesos because he only had 50 pesos in his […]

Bro Jerry Murillo Survived Gunshot in Quezon City

Bro Jerry Murillo Survived Gunshot in Quezon City

On April 29, 1990, a little past midnight, Brother Jerry Murillo, 28, was on his way home when he was accosted by armed robbers at the entrance of Horacio dela Costa Subdivision, Quezon City. The man had a .38 caliber pistol. Brother Jerry, a JMC member, pleaded with the hardened criminal not to harm him, […]

Former militant muslim commander turned to Christianity

Brother Mohammad Basser was a former MILF colonel based in Central Mindanao. He has admitted to carrying out several assassinations and acts of terrorism for the MILF. To illustrate the change in his life, he has admitted to slaughtering 80 people without mercy when he was a mujahid and imitating the lifestyle of Islam’s apostle […]