Tag Archives: Christ

“Rickshaw Gospel”

“Rickshaw Gospel”

In the Philippines, they’re called tricycle drivers, ubiquitous by the hundreds in many places, notorious for their peculiar driving habits, their loud air-polluting machines, and for causing chaotic... 

An Urgent Appeal from Filipino Brethren

An Urgent Appeal from Filipino Brethren

I just received this email from an elder of a church in San Carlos City in Pangasinan province, five hours north of Manila. Like Myanmar, the northern region of the Philippines was ravaged by a typhoon... 

Philippine Independence Day: June 9 or 12?

Philippine Independence Day: June 9 or 12?

Here in the Philippines, we have a three-day weekend to celebrate Independence Day on June 12. But wait a minute, isn’t June 12 on Thursday, and not on a Monday? Let’s think first about the... 

Then MKs… now PKs too

Then MKs… now PKs too

That’s how our three “boys” described themselves after my ordination. They’re missionary kids, now they’re also pastor’s kids. The ordination service was a very solemn... 

Invitation

Invitation

I’m posting here a picture of the ordination invitation that we sent out. Everyone who’s in the area is cordially invited to attend. As for family matters, Evelyn and Rachel are in the Philippines,...