Chinese New Year The most important festival in many Asian countries is the Lunar New Year, and this is feted over 2 weeks among the Chinese.I am Chinese by race, am usually proud of Chinese art, literature and culture. Having been born into a traditional family, I am aware of many of the practices over this festive season. However, even when I was young, I found many of them burdensome and inexplicable. In a pr...Read more
The guy flying the 3 kites is in his 80s, and he's from Canada . He comes to the Washington State International Kite Festival every year. His skin is like leather as he normally flies with his shirt off. He is deaf, so when he flies we hold our hands up and wave them for applause. He flies 2 with his hands and the 3rd one is attached to his waist. Enjoy! You must watch to the end to see the amazing landing of that last kite! I would have those kits so tangled up, you could never get them separated again! And of course, make sure t...Read more
Cher Wang, Co-founder of Mobile Giant HTC, Speaks of Her Life TestimonyLi Xin Rong Gospel Herald Contributor
Mon, Jan, 28 2013 06:17 AM PTAs the daughter of late Wang Yung-ching, Taiwan's petrochemical industrial giant and one of Taiwan's wealthiest people, HTC Co-founder and chairman Cher Wang in her early days, bearing the burdens imposed on her by external and familial reputational pressures, fought with all her might with the world; but following her lif...Read more
2012 has passed, Phew. What's next? T his was a headline in the newspaper a few days ago, and it brought some thoughts into my mind. Yes 2012 was indeed a tumultous year...disasters of every kind, from earthquakes to floods, to financial cliff-hangers and accidents，on the road in the air and on the seas；the Arab Spring too And of course, the much talked about Dec 21...end of the world day. PHEW！！ We are still here.
But what of 2013....what do we have, in the first half of the month of January? Bush ...Read more
THE STETHOSCOPE, WHAT'S THIS ABOUT?
Indeed Christ lives in us when we believe He is the Son of God who came down to live as a human being in order to redeem mankind from their sins!
Hallelujah, He is Emmanuel, or God with us! ! Christmas isn't about presents and food and parties. It is about the Supreme God became a frail baby more than 2000 years ago. Actually we don't know the exa...Read more
Many of us would know the story of the Prince and the Pauper, a novel written by Mark Twain. The royal- born prince exchanged life-positions with a pauper, from the slumps, both born on the same day. But let's look at the yearly festivities around this time to celebrate the birth of the One who came to be Messiah or Savior. The story is even more Drastic than that of the two characters in the novel. Here, the Almighty, All powerful God took human form, to became a helpless baby, and to top it all, was not born in a home, but in a sta...Read more
What a lovely way to bring the message of Christmas: the Birth of the Saviour.Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_popout&v=Vnt7euRF5Pg#t=52sThe medley comprises :Joyful, joyful we adore youO Come all Ye FaithfulGo tell it on the mountainsO Holy NightO Night Divine
As the year draws to s close, it is time to reflect on the things that have happened and the times ahead. It is also for me a time to think of how it will be as I go on living...in these autumn years, In Singapore there is an euphemism in Mandarin, about retirees, "le ling","乐龄‘， literally meaning "happy age.’ Well and good, the reality is there are changes to life--style and physical health.But in times of change, good or bad, I remember these verses from the Bible: Ecclesistes Chapter 3, v...Read more
Yes, some 70 days ago, I found I could not post any material on my blog. So I waited, and tried, tried and tried again. I must say, at one stage, I was most annoyed, and wished for better communication from the Administrators of this server or whatever the technical term it should be called.So my feelings went: From annoyance to frustration, to resignation....Well, as I wrote in the shout-box,after 5 weeks or so, I have gotten over the withdrawa...Read more
Video: http://youtu.be/f2pJySvrdsQ How Huang Guo Lun wrote this song, " I Am Willing" which became a hit when it was released.
Set your hearts on things above, where Christ is seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. 所 以 ， 你 們 若 真 與 基 督