Perspective · Prayer Need · Taiwan · Taiwan Xi En

Remembering Sunshine

As you know, I am involved in a ministry called Taiwan Xi En (formerly His Hands Taiwan) that serves women and children in Taiwan. One of the ways I volunteer with this ministry is by writing and/or revising brochures, website content, letters, etc. Recently, I had the privilege of helping to write the story of… Continue reading Remembering Sunshine

Morrison Academy · Personal Update · Perspective · Taiwan

Grace Sufficient

Throughout history, God has chosen feeble human vessels to do His work in unlikely circumstances. Here are a few examples from the Bible: Jonah, who hightailed it out of there but eventually repented and brought a nation to repentance; David, a shepherd boy who became king of God's chosen people; and Mary, a teenage girl who… Continue reading Grace Sufficient

Cultural Experience · Perspective · Taiwan

Tweaked Traditions & Perfect Plans

I love tradition. I delight in recreating the memories and moments of years and times gone by. I'm terrible at throwing things away in my home because as I sort through objects--some of them completely worthless--I can't help but remember all the moments or feelings associated with them. I listen to certain music or watch old movie… Continue reading Tweaked Traditions & Perfect Plans

Cultural Experience · Morrison Academy · Perspective · Taiwan

A Schoolyard of Heroes

I experienced a beautiful blessing this past week, and it had nothing to do with gorging myself on turkey and potatoes or decorating for Christmas. It happened at school when I witnessed students, parents, and teachers coming together as a community to serve a special group of people who are generally marginalized in Taiwan. I'm… Continue reading A Schoolyard of Heroes