So you may or may not have heard that there was a 6.0 (I think Richter scale) earthquake on Tuesday that tilted a giant hotel and an apartment building over, leaving 7 dead and around 60 missing… Well, that is true. It happened in the city of Hualien, which is on the east coast of … More Earthquakes Happen Here
I realize there might be a smidgen of irony in the title of this post, but for those who remember at all my claim about four months prior to now that I would write a blog about the motion picture Silence, directed by Martin Scorsese, I wanted to assure you that I am, actually, still going to … More Silence: Just Don’t Want To Talk About It…
Hi all, this month there are a lot of very important prayer requests regarding the Aroma Cafe and Church and the ministry I work with, called Envision. Please pray for us! We need your backing in these crucial moments in 2018. Thank you from the bottom of my heart! …As I always say, “God is good, … More New Update on How To Pray For Skye
The plane ride home was uneventful, which is the strange way we English-speakers talk about a safe trip from point A to point B, but the ending was a little more exciting (not, as in, dangerous). I will shortly pass down some sage advice as to how to lose most of your luggage while traveling … More How To Lose Your Luggage (And other traveling advice)
Suddenly, the angel was joined by a vast host of others—the armies of heaven—praising God and saying, “Glory to God in highest heaven, and peace on earth to those with whom God is pleased.” When the angels had returned to heaven, the shepherds said to each other, “Let’s go to Bethlehem! Let’s see this … More What If I Took Away Your Christmas?
Flying out of Taipei in a couple of hours this morning!! Please pray for safe travels! If you have any interest in meeting up in Minnesota, email me or Facebook me. 🙂 See you soon, snow!! Keep the Faith, Expectantly! Skyebird
Trip home to Minnesota, tough situations that God’s faithfulness will mend, and the new opening of Aroma #2…. all need prayer from brothers and sisters in Christ! Please join me in prayer and do what Jesus asked us to do in Luke 18:1-8: ” always pray and not give up”! Here’s How To Pray For Skye this … More New Update on How To Pray For Skye
A month ago, give or take a few weeks, three foreigners found themselves in front of Aroma Cafe, whereupon I interrupted their conversation to correct something they had said, and about half an hour later found themselves in a discussion of faith with yours truly. In the course of the conversation, the African, the Irishman, … More Jesus in the Woods and New Song Coming Soon!
This is the final episode of Everyday Life: Chinese Edition, and I have to say it has been a whirlwind of crazy this week, but I’ll spare you the violin quartet and get right to the God stuff: Tuesday: The Long Mile Tuesday is one of the longest days of my week, and so I … More Everyday Life: Chinese Edition: Day 6 & 7: The Final Round