christian life · my journey

misfortune…

Misfortune = bad luck, and unfortunate condition or event. Since I was a teenager, I've been told that my life was doomed with misfortune.  It's not a very nice thing to say, but I think it's a Korean-cultural thing... I suppose it's because I lost my mom at a young age, which was the beginning… Continue reading misfortune…

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Flying Solo…

In June of 1983, at the tender age of 10, I flew on an airplane all by myself from Kansas City to Los Angeles to visit my dad for the summer.  I didn't want to be treated like a child, so I carried "an adult purse" and carried "The Girls of Canby Hall" and "Sweet… Continue reading Flying Solo…

christian life · church life · my journey

T.R.U.S.T.

trust (noun \ˈtrəst\) by Merriam-Webster : belief that someone or something is reliable, good, honest, effective, etc. : an arrangement in which someone's property or money is legally held or managed by someone else or by an organization for a set period of time : an organization that results from the creation of a trust  … Continue reading T.R.U.S.T.

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I Want a Do-Over!

Lately, I keep wishing someone would hand me a chance card that read "go back 3 spaces."  Gosh, if I could go back 7 spaces, it would be even better! I wish I could to go back to my last interaction with my mom before her aneurysm.  I wish I could go back 15 years… Continue reading I Want a Do-Over!

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You-Didn’t-Have-To-Type of Experience

In my last post, I admitted my awe and love for everything Disney.  It's mostly because they give you an experience you don't want to forget!  Well few months ago, I got to experience something new at Disneyland.  As we were walking back to Main Street, we saw a crowd of people gathered around the… Continue reading You-Didn’t-Have-To-Type of Experience