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Taiwan

A different country and culture, a new city and language—I’m living in a state of amazement and cluelessness on a daily basis. It’s been four months since I landed in Taiwan for the first time. Having studied the language for the past two years, I felt I was minimally equipped for this year. However, to…

A Personal Reflection

Three months since baptism where I have made public that I “…have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator” (Colossians 3:9-10), and the report is in, “So far so good.” Compared to the roller coaster ride of emotions and uncertainty I felt a year ago,…

Deep Change from the Inside Out

Thank for your commitment to the EM fellowship. We appreciate how you have been helping your fellowship or small group members to grow in Christ and to live a fulfilled Christian life. Deacon board has decided the theme for next year, that is “Deep Change from the Inside Out,” and the theme verse is taken…

Final Encouragement Letter to BPGC

Dear Burnaby Pacific Grace Church, On behalf of Briony and I, thank you for walking with us in this season of life. You shared the ministry of Jesus Christ with us and we are eternally grateful for this. We share so many fond memories with you. You are a church that 1) loves Jesus Christ…

God’s Will

A response to two burning questions: What is God’s Will for my life? How do I know if I am doing God’s Will? What is God’s Will for my life? In Christian circles, the question, “What is God’s Will for my life?” comes up in every single Christian’s mind.  There are sermons, conferences, and even…

What to Expect when Expecting

More often than not, we set expectations for God, and regrettably they always seem to be completely unrealistic. For myself, there have been too many times where I’ve wanted God to do something for me, and for it to be done immediately. I would be so consumed by these expectations that I would turn a blind…

Absent Fathers

Recently I noticed something as I looked at the stories of the youths I’m counselling – each one of them has an absent father. Absent because he only provided money and games the rest of the time Absent because he has multiple women in his life and moves from one to the next Absent because…