Don’t look now, but sorry for the spoiler alert… I am coming home for Christmas. Today I want to tell you about what “home” is like for a missionary, and the Taiwanese lunar calendar’s “July”…aka ghost month, or the month when the gates of hell are supposedly open. First off, Minnesota Bound: I just bought … More I’ll Be Home for Christmas! And What You Need to Know about Taiwan’s Ghost Month
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 God’s Littlest Missionaries
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
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
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
Okay, the cat’s out of the bag! Here is what happened with my visa: But first, God: This week, God healed my knee when someone prayed for me! Shifted back into place as Andrea prayed for me and pain left by the time I got home that night! No crazy 2-month-long acupuncture needs! (I injured … More Wrong Stamps on Passports and Good Friends
The past few weeks have been filled with traveling here and there and everywhere– crazy moments and God moments and laugh-out-loud-in-the-street moments. I’ll attempt to tell all the moments that matter, some prayer requests, and some mentoring advice: First read a lot, then read a little. The remodeling of Aroma is finished now, and we … More They gave me the wrong Passport Stamp!
“Prayer is putting ourselves in the hands of God.” -Mother Theresa The first daily prayer requests are now on the page How To Pray For Skye! Access them by clicking on the link or going to the tab at the top with the same name. During these two years ahead of me in Taiwan, I … More New Update on How To Pray For Skye!