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Mr. & Mrs. SQJ… 4 kids… several fish… this is our life…

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Entries from March 2005


March 10th, 2005 · Comments Off on Overheard…

We have made a special effort to make sure Joshua and Zach both see the “soft-spot” on the baby’s head… we figure that if we don’t mention anything and they “find” it they might be very curious and inspect it (read: poke it. HARD) on their own. Anyway… last night I overheard Zach talking to […]

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Tags: Fun and Games · Our Family/Ministry

3/6 Earthquakes

March 7th, 2005 · Comments Off on 3/6 Earthquakes

We got to spend an unexpected 30-45 minutes with our kids the other night… First thing… we are all OK. We were awakened by a strong earthquake at 3:06AM on the morning of March 6th. MRS SQJ grabbed the baby… and we made our way to the kids’ rooms. I was shaken to the ground […]

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Tags: Prayer · Taiwan


March 6th, 2005 · Comments Off on 9

That’s what the thermometer in our living room displayed tonight. NOT FARENHEIT… 9 degrees Celsius is less than 50F though… That’s pretty cold for the warmest room in the house… but… I don’t care at all how cold it is……. WHY?????? NO RAIN! ALL DAY! WHOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOO! We even went to the park while the […]

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Tags: Taiwan

Favorite Scripture

March 5th, 2005 · 1 Comment

On our website… the MRS and I are answering some questions about ourselves and I always dread those “What is your favorite…” kind of questions because it is hard for me to settle on a favorite of almost anything! So… the question was… What is your favorite scripture? Ummm… can I say “all of ’em”? […]

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Tags: Our Family/Ministry

A bit about quivers…

March 4th, 2005 · Comments Off on A bit about quivers…

Now that we have 4 children… I guess we have crossed a line of sorts… a line in the mind that makes people want to ask, “Don’t you know how that (pregnancy) happens?” Most people in Taiwan have 2 children… usually a boy and a girl. Most of our peers in Taiwan have more than […]

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Tags: Our Family/Ministry

Comments or Crickets

March 3rd, 2005 · Comments Off on Comments or Crickets

I just want to draw your attention to the crickets chirping in the comments section on all but the very first post in this blog. I don’t expect this to be the busiest place on the net… but I want to make sure you know you can comment… and encourage you to do so because […]

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Tags: General

March: In like a lion… out like ??

March 3rd, 2005 · 1 Comment

There’s a saying about March: It comes in like a lion… and out like a lamb. That was true for March in Bellevue, Nebraska… and if “like a lion” means “no stop to the bazillion days of rain we had in February and as if it wasn’t cold enough already, we are going even lower”… […]

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Tags: Nebraska · Taiwan