This morning I decided to revive an old resolution to travel to every Metro (MRT) station in Taipei City before I leave Taiwan, so I grabbed my umbrella and helmet and the short break from school and left the house at 7:20 AM for an adventure. Travel Log: 7:23- left the house- sprinkling, biked Ubike … More The Last Station (or the first) At the End
God is good, the devil is a liar, and prayer still changes things! ~ Ralph LaBarr 5-31-18 June’s Prayer Requests: (If you ever have a question about something, please don’t hesitate to email/message me!) You guys Rock!!! Thank you so much for praying! Go back and read the red sentences below to see the answers … More New Update on How To Pray For Skye
Sometimes God brings you into a season, a noticeable pattern of life, and changes the way you look at things for a time. That season now, for me, is called 1 Corinthians 13:13. A lovely little verse we skip over to when Paul starts telling us about “adulting” because we want to hear the end … More Faith, Hope, and Love and Chinese Tests
From Christmastime 2016 til today, following the release of the major motion picture, Silence, I have heard rumblings of shock, confusion, and uncertainty in the homes and churches of both America and Taiwan whenever the film is mentioned. Christians stand in front of me, brows knotted, eyes piercing the floor or empty air as they try … More Silence the Movie: A Missionary’s Take
Every serious prayer has a serious answer! Thank you for your dedication to Christ and his Gospel. Please pray for Aroma and the move of God’s hand in Taiwan! Your prayers are very effective! While you’re at it, take a look at the answers God has already given! God is good, the devil is a … More New Update on How To Pray For Skye!
One of the most likely places to get embarrassed for me is the grocery store. I still don’t have it all down. I just recently went to a supermarket and attempted to use my rewards card that I had gotten myself a few weeks before. I waited patiently in line, and thought since I had … More Embarrassing Moments Happen to Us All… and Points for Prayer for Aroma
Are you lost and tired in a world of miscommunication with someone you love? I’ve been there. Today I found an old post while looking through the drafts before writing, and this one seemed to fit the week I have been living, so I hope to use it to encourage both you all and myself. … More “That’s Ok, I’ll Help You” and Good News!
School’s out! No work! Time to party! This week has been a week of national celebration as the Lunar calendar turns its pages and starts again. The springtime is also coming along, albeit slowly, but as the saying goes, “Springtime is like a stepmother’s face.” … In other words, one minute the sky looks blue … More Happy Chinese New Year! 新年快樂!
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…