forward to eating Mooncakes during the Mid-Autumn Festival. I
recall some jokes I heard regarding Mooncakes when I lived in Asia.
For example, Zhang San purchased a box of Mooncakes and ...
The Sorrow of the Self-Confident
enjoys believing in himself. Self confidence not only brings
one a sense of satisfaction and achievement, but also makes
one boasting and prideful. “There has never...
A "Covenant" that
You and I Must Sign
Brian at the age of nineteen had an accident
in which he was severely burned beyond recognition; he also lost
two arms and a leg. In his hospital room, his fiancée
A Prayer of Compassion
Following several minutes of remarks about people who have spina
bifida, scoliosis, ALS and polio, and the special needs they and
their caregivers face, I lead a prayer, as follows…
Children or Encourage Them?
I have a friend
who is a very good artist. I asked her when she began to
paint; she replied that it was when she was forty years of age.
This was quite a big surprise to me, as she is quite a talented
person, so I wondered....
Transformation of Jesus and Transformation of Christians
transformation of Jesus reminds me of a popular Chinese New Year
greeting, “All is back to the beginning and everything a new
transformation.” This greeting has inspired...
Because We're Christians!
roots that grow down into the soil, smoke swirls upward toward
the sky, rice seedlings produce rice, children grow up, students
study, foxes eat... .
I Love You
Mr. Lee, a seventy year old friend of mine,
recently sent an email to some of his friends, including me. His
wife was very ill and the physicians could not determine the
reason, so Mr. Lee’s friends prayed for her and ...