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Speaking of food…

October 24th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Best news of the day SO FAR! BURGER KING(R) Brand Positioned for Growth in Taiwan And more from the Taipei Times Ever since we lost the one in Yonghe several years ago… I figured Burger King would just fade away here in Taiwan. In the past month, I’ve seen 2 new ones… and now this […]

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Tags: Fun and Games · Taiwan

Pizza Recommendation: 5 Loaves 2 Fishes

October 23rd, 2008 · 2 Comments

I wish I could do as good a job with restaurant reviews as the hungry girl who blogs at A Hungry Girl’s Guide to Taipei… but I already know I’ll fall far short. For example, I have no pictures and just don’t have the knack for writing about food/restaurants like she does. In my defense, […]

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Tags: Fun and Games · Taiwan

Typhoon Jangmi footage

October 3rd, 2008 · Comments Off on Typhoon Jangmi footage

Here’s 3 vids from the latest typhoon. Fortunately the 3rd typhoon that I mentioned in the previous post isn’t going to affect Taiwan. During my bike ride by the river last Thursday I saw a lot of damage and how high the river rose. Kudos to everyone involved in the cleanup… heavy machinery everywhere. I […]

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Tags: Taiwan · Videos

38 Random Things

October 1st, 2008 · 7 Comments

I’m OK… thanks for asking. I’m just not sure how I really want to use this blog or if I want to use it. I added the “Blogging Without Obligation” badge a long time ago and adhere to its principles. I’m glad to know that many people missed my blogging… but… I’m one of those […]

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The Day In Between

July 13th, 2008 · Comments Off on The Day In Between

That’s where I’m at right now… the time between Saturday AM (July 12) and Sunday AM (July 13) is the roughly 24 hour period “IN BETWEEN”. Last week was the Taiwan Missionary Summer Conference. Drs. David Roadcup and Darrell Bock paired up to make the week memorable in so many ways. I have not looked […]

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Tags: Family · General · Ministry · Missions · Prayer · Sports · Taiwan

General Update

June 30th, 2008 · 1 Comment

just real quick… been totally swamped lately. I was glad to get to go on a bike ride last week and on a hike the week before. It is such a help to a weary body and mind. Our summer intern, Kayla, is here now. She’s great… doing great… and going to do great. Her […]

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Tags: Family · General · Missions · Prayer · Taiwan

Taipei 101 Tuned Mass Damper in Action

June 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

Many of you who have visited us have been to the top of Taipei 101. The views are amazing… but one of the most interesting things you can see at the top is the 730 ton tuned mass damper which provides stability during high winds or earthquakes. Some of you who have visited are physics […]

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Tags: Education · General · Taiwan · Tech

June 2008 Monthly Report Available

June 7th, 2008 · Comments Off on June 2008 Monthly Report Available

Busy times here at SQJ’s house… summer fun for everyone… Our JUNE Monthly Report is available for download. In this edition… Li Baba – This is the story of the father of one of our Christian sisters. Zach’s birthday Clicking on the image below will open the PDF newsletter directly (about 608kb)

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

Attacking a 12 Year Old’s Self Esteem

May 27th, 2008 · 4 Comments

A couple weeks ago, I discovered that one of my daughter’s dance teachers is weighing the girls every week, writing down their weight in the attendance book, and then pointing out how much fatter they got since the last class. Besides physical abuse, I can hardly think of anything more destructive to an 11 or […]

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The Strawman Is Coming!

May 22nd, 2008 · 3 Comments

Benny Hinn is coming to Taipei August 14-16. This nutjob is the poster boy for all of the bad impressions people have of Christianity… if you think that Christianity is about: money, power, control, hypocrisy, charismatic figures, tradition, social status, etc etc etc… Benny Hinn should be your very best friend because he embodies ALL […]

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Tags: Church Planting/The Church · General · Ministry · Prayer · Taiwan