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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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THANKFUL

I shared a song with my students this week for  Thanksgiving. I found the video and the words to be very inspiring so I thought I would share it all with you as well. Let’s show our thankfulness by being … Continue reading

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Be thankful for everything

We are talking about thankfulness in my classes this week. I would like to share an inspiring story that I shared with my class, yesterday. It is a portion of a letter written by the great Franklin Delanor Roosevelt. Once … Continue reading

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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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My Easter morning. He has risen! Death has been defeated!

I started out my Easter morning at 630 a.m. with a small Easter sunrise among about a dozen others from my dorm area. It was awesome to worship and pray with some of my fellow students. It was raining so … Continue reading

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I can’t Sleep

This is post two on a series on emergency prayers. Sorry it was not up last week. I was having a wonderful week in D.C. With family. This week’s share is on the important issue of sleep. 🙂 I struggle … Continue reading

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