Last week, I got an amazing message from a supporter of mine in Minnesota: “We are having a Vacation Bible School this week, and have decided to raise money for you to come home for Christmas! So my request [is that you write down] 20 fun facts about you: 1. [What is your] favorite color? … More VBS Children Found Raising Money for Missionary (a true story)
Things I Recommend You may know that I had to make a mad dash to Hong Kong this last week, on account of me being slightly illegally here (only by 38 days) on accident (overstayed my visa…). I do not recommend anyone going to Hong Kong in the same manner as I, but I can … More Phew, Thank God for Student-hood!
Made it onto the plane. Peace out, homies! Next stop: Taiwan embassy in Hong Kong! Please pray for travel mercies and a granted visa in time to fly back home to Taiwan tomorrow. Keep the Faith! Skyebirdie
Nope, I’m not going to Disney Land. However, I’m sure Mickey and Minnie would love to know that I’m coming to visit their homeland for a couple of adventure-promising days… The Plan, Stan: Depart 6 AM Tuesday morning for HK. Arrive and get my little self over to the Taiwan Embassy (or Taipei Economic and … More Tix For Hong Konging
As I was preparing to get my visa turned into an Alien Resident Card (ARC), I suddenly realized that I do not actually have a valid visa to do anything with! I will spare you the raw details, but suffice it to say, I was under the impression I had more time, but that I … More Another Urgent Prayer Request!
A Taiwanese friend named Nancy needs your prayers! She is a twenty-something believer, whom God has radically changed in the past few years- she has accepted Christ, gotten baptized, and gone to two year’s-worth of YWAM missions training programs in hopes of becoming an associate pastor. Soon she will be starting a new YWAM base … More Urgent Prayer Request
For a girl who hardly sweat a day in her life, even when exercising, this Taiwanese idea of summer is a bit much. I sweat in the sun, I sweat in the shade, I sweat when I wake up, I sweat when I lie down… this could be a Bible verse if I switched a … More When the Missionary life isn’t so Fabulous: Out of Town for the Surgery
There are few things in life of lesser importance than prayer. Thank you for all the people who have lifted me up in prayer and have devoted their time and wisdom and friendship and even finances to support me in missions across the world. Taipei, Taiwan, here comes the gospel! And here come the prayers … More New Update on How To Pray for Skye
I guess Darth Vader and the storm troopers get a little dry too… something like this is definitely Asian, and very Taiwanese! (They’re facial masks!!) Haha gotta love ’em! Keep the Faith! … and may the Force be with you… Skyebird
The Importance of Whiteout Characters are like smiley faces: the more you try to correct them, the scarier they look. After this semester, I realized the importance and usefulness of white-out. I even found my favorite brand. This week I finished my first semester of school at the Mandarin Training Center at the … More The Importance of Whiteout and Dragon boats