The Hammock Spirit

“There seem to be more of them than last time,” I was thinking out loud.  We were passing a plot of land with many hammocks strung between the trees.  It’s located next to a parking lot for school buses and opposite of two schools. “Very...

Graceful boredom

Sometimes life in a remote village in Isaan can be boring. For Isaan people too. What a grace for missionaries! I’m thinking about the hours in the afternoon at the market when there are no customers, or about the old people who are hanging around...

Launch

Yesterday, David and Grea van der Lee said their farewell to the church in Nong Rua. About 9 years ago they arrived in Thailand. In these years they modeled, assist, watched and now it is time to launch this new church. They have been a...

Difference

It is the end of the afternoon.  The sun goes slowly down and with that the temperature drops down as well.  Time for the children to come out of their houses to play outside.  Our children are now playing on the streets too.  We see...