On January 24, 2015, we put on our first homegrown drama presentation. A number of years ago the Tucson church sent an invasion team to Taiwan to present this same drama, titled at the time “The Judgment.” This year, we labored with our sister church in Pingzhen to present our version of “Heaven’s Gates
On Christmas Eve, we took the opportunity to go outside the church and sing Christmas carols downtown. We went to out usual spot just down from the train station and let it rip. We sang all the Christmas carols we knew and through in some testimonies and street preaching for good measure. In addition to
We recently finished revival services with Evangelist Bob Swope from Prescott, Arizona. Bob came and preached four sermons that were simple, yet thought provoking. He connected solidly with our congregation, and relationships were built through his personal ministry. It was one of those revivals that we will talk about for a while. One young man,
This year, for the first time, the Coffee Bar asked us if we would do something with an Easter theme for our weekly outreach and Bible Study. Of course, I had intended to something Easter themed, what else would I do? But then they asked, “Can you dye Easter eggs with your class?” I’m not
Taiwan is an interesting place. Most stores don’t open until around 10:00 am or later. What’s really nice is that they stay open until 10:00 pm or later. Sunday is the day most young people are dating and it’s also the day most families are out shopping or spending time together downtown. So we developed
Pastor Eric Strutz, my pastor, came all the way from the US to preach for the saints at the Taoyuan City and Pingzhen churches. This is an annual event. We were revived by powerful messages and his obvious care for all of us. He and Brenda came to visit and reinforce to us the investment
The Bible says: Psalms 98:4-6 (NKJV) 98:4 Shout joyfully to the Lord, all the earth; Break forth in song, rejoice, and sing praises. 5 Sing to the Lord with the harp, With the harp and the sound of a Psalm, 6 With trumpets and the sound of a horn; Shout joyfully before the Lord, the
We just finished an excellent revival with Pastor Clayton Reed. They blew into town as Typhoon Trami passed over Northern Taiwan. In fact, the eye of the typhoon past over the airport area, a mere two hours before they touched down. What a perfect start to a revival where we experienced a mighty rushing wind.