Category Archives: HK Reflections 2011

“Security & Adventure”: A Sunday (11/20) Recap

Dear all, First of all, Happy Thanksgiving to you all from the US… especially for Bernard and his family who are celebrating this special holiday either for the first time or for the first time in many years… We are … Continue reading

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Gearing Up for Return…

Dear all, Yesterday, when we were out on the road, I asked Emmett and Alethea to “rate” our trip to Hong Kong. I was expecting a “high rating” given the fun we had had in the past days. This was … Continue reading

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A Dream Fulfilled… A Dream Dashed… Part 2 of 2…

Before I begin Part 2 of my reflection, we need to ask and answer a very crucial question. What constitute a healthy, biblical, vibrant and growing church? *    Orderly, thoughtful, reverent worship services                        [Checked!] *    A … Continue reading

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A Dream Fulfilled… A Dream Dashed… Part 1 of 2…

Yesterday, I fulfilled one of my dreams of worshiping with brothers and sisters in China… A few days ago, I contacted a pastor friend in the US about visiting a church he has close tie with in Shenzhen. The thought … Continue reading

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Raising Mutants: The Call to Christian Parenting (HK Edition)

Dear all, About a week ago, I met up with F for dinner. During the first part of our conversation, we had a brief discussion about Pastor S’s Sunday sermon on Matthew 16:21-28, “賺了世界,賠上生命.” F deemed the sermon “excellent” while … Continue reading

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Desperately Seeking “Mutant Food” in Hong Kong…

Dear all, So almost a week has gone by and I am still struggling quite terribly with jet-lag [Kathy and the kids seem to be doing far better though]… Yet our greatest struggle here in the Far East remains spiritual… … Continue reading

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X-Men

Dear all, Earlier this week, we took a 15-plus-hour flight from Newark, NJ to Hong Kong. While the flight was not the most comfortable, I got to catch up with a few movies we had missed in the past months. … Continue reading

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