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!
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
If any of my western friends are itching for summer, you should have come to visit Taiwan last weekend: it was 90 Degrees Fahrenheit here. For Pastor Chris’ wife Jamie’s birthday a group of us went for a bike ride, and I got my first sunburn of the year. But then it went right back … More And Then It Was Summer… Almost
Today I will be doing some accounting business– According to my records, I am fully funded as of this week! Praise God! The Christian Missionary Alliance (CMA), however, needs to be able to see where the money is coming from, so please pray for me to use good communication and diplomacy (haha) while I contact … More Fully Funded! Merry Christmas to Skye!
Got it! Came in this week 🙂 One step closer! And now only need probably two more donors ($50/ month) before January 16th. Keep the Faith, Expectantly! Skyebirdie
January 16th is The Day! I’ll be leaving bright and early in the morning for Detroit, then to Tokyo, then finally to arrive in Taipei on the 17th. 🙂 So excited! Please Pray! Please pray for the final funds I need to go (about $75 in monthly pledges) Please pray for God appointments between now … More Got my Ticket Today!
As the year comes to a close, I am also coming to the close of my time in America, which is definitely a bitter-sweet road. In January (I’ll be calling to transfer my flight to January 16th on Monday–God gave me a miracle and Delta let me suspend my ticket for free until I needed … More The Goal is In Sight!
I went back and forth on whether or not that title seemed too prideful or not, but decided to keep it and err on the personal side. For me, this weekend was historic. It may never be for the Mrs Groves, Musician, but it definitely was for the Ms Skye Shae Bonati, Musician. Through talking … More Skye Bonati meets Sara Groves
You know how the story goes: a picture is worth a thousand words. The past couple of weeks I have been blessed with some family time and gone to Envision’s (the C&MA organization I am serving with) training summit. Wow. What an amazing adventure. I thought I would take you along with me, so here … More The Tale of a Minnesotan Missionary, in Pictures