Tag Archives: faith

St. Patty Comes to China

Today, I introduced the holiday of St. Patrick’s Day to my students. They seemed to relate better to this holiday than they did to Mardi Gras (see earlier post from a couple of weeks a go). My students told me that … Continue reading

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In Need of Covering

Today was the toughest day of my teaching career so far. When I signed up to go to China, I honestly thought I would be teaching children. When they told me this summer that I would be teaching high school, … Continue reading

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Mama’s Hummingbirds

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there! I do not know the joy of being a mother yet, but I do know the joy of having a wonderful mother. I have personally felt my mother’s prayers much like … Continue reading

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Darlington Memories

A couple of hours a go, my dad and I watched on the big screen tv as Matt Kenseth won his third race of the 2013 Nascar raceway season at Darlington Raceway. I must admit I was a little disappointed … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Pop-Pop!

Today is my daddy’s birthday. I am posting one of my favorite pictures of the two of us. It is one of my earliest memories. I was about four years old. We were at the old Ghost town in Maggie … Continue reading

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Determination

And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up. (Gal 6:9)

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Lenten experience

I decided to make a bigger commitment this year for Lent by giving up the biggest part of my diet: meat. I thought perhaps it would also be a good chance to consider whether I should make the switch to … Continue reading

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