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Entries from June 2006

Bible Swap

June 30th, 2006 · 1 Comment

I already blogged about the North American Christian Convention. Now I have more. After yesterday’s main session… I’m even more sure that this series of meetings will be seen as a turning point. But we can’t yet see what the future holds, of course… not exactly anyways. I’m fairly sure that persecution is coming… and […]

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Tags: General · Our Family/Ministry

Holy Ground

June 29th, 2006 · Comments Off on Holy Ground

We are in the middle of our 3rd “home service” since we moved to Taipei in 1999. We’ve always come home during a different season of the year so we can enjoy the various seasons and events each month brings. This time, we happened to be here during the summer and that gave us the […]

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The 10 Commandments – American Style

June 21st, 2006 · Comments Off on The 10 Commandments – American Style

You know the real 10 Commandments, right? Can you name them all? Click the links to be reminded… Deuteronomy 5:6-21 and Exodus 20:1-17 I was introduced to a book today… titled WHY ARE AMERICANS LIKE THAT? by Stan Nussbaum. Inside… Nussbaum gives his list of “The 10 Commandments of American Culture”. You can’t argue with […]

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Tags: General

My Firefox Extensions

June 16th, 2006 · 1 Comment

With more people downloading (and loving) the FIREFOX browser every day… I’m sure that some of my readers have also chosen to do so. One of the coolest things about FIREFOX is that it is a very nice package upon installation, but that you can find TONS of “extensions” you can download and add to […]

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Tags: General · Tech

“The place where my blue lightsaber is”

June 13th, 2006 · 4 Comments

That is where Josh wants to go. Josh is my 3rd child… or in Chinese we’ll affectionately say “old #3”. This trip has been hard for him (as it has on all of us in various ways). He’ll be 4 in a week and he’s at a time where he still doesn’t have a grasp […]

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Tags: General · Missions · Our Family/Ministry

Dance Break

June 9th, 2006 · Comments Off on Dance Break

You probably know that Bethanie likes to dance. She’s been taking dance in Taiwan for a few years now and it is still her favorite activity. I’m putting up a few pictures one of her teachers took back in March. I think it might have been her last dance class before we came back to […]

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Tags: General · Our Family/Ministry · Taiwan

The Constitutional Peasant

June 9th, 2006 · Comments Off on The Constitutional Peasant

I’ve added a new link to the blogroll… The Constitutional Peasant The author is Mark Fricke… I don’t know Mark, but have met him online… at Huskerpedia. He runs the Husker Press Box website and he’s got a book for sale over at Amazon.com. At this time… he doesn’t post often… but he posts well. […]

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Tags: General

At your leisure…

June 8th, 2006 · Comments Off on At your leisure…

please feel free to download our June report right here You’ll need Adobe Acrobat Reader… and if you have a dialup connection… you’ll need a couple minutes to download it. A color monitor would enhance your experience, but isn’t required. INSIDE THE REPORT Some sad family news… my grandmother passed away in May. Books we’ve […]

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Tags: Church Planting/The Church · General · Missions · Our Family/Ministry · Prayer · Taiwan

While we all wait…

June 8th, 2006 · Comments Off on While we all wait…

for the final draft of the newsletter to print so I can proofread it… Check out these HI-TECH TOILETS from Taiwan’s own HGC I’ll probably NOT be getting one… but I am intrigued… HCG is now working hard to develop the second generation of the toilets, which will have more sophisticated amenities such as a […]

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Tags: General · Taiwan · Tech

I hereby swear…

June 8th, 2006 · Comments Off on I hereby swear…

to work on my newsletter exclusively from the time I post this until it is done and posted on the website.

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Tags: General · Missions · Our Family/Ministry