Posts from September 2015

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Grace Abounding

by Pastor Calvin

“For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God (Ephesians 2:8)” In life there are times when no words could capture the splendor of the moment.  All I can do is to occupy that space in time, soak everything in & simply be glad […]

Hope for All

by Pastor Calvin

          No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main; if a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less…any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind… John Donne Last week two of […]

No Regrets

by Pastor Calvin

            A sign that you are definitely growing old is when you keep bringing up how time is passing you by so fast.  If you haven’t noticed it happens to be a habit of mine… but I just can’t help it.  Soon I will be celebrating another birthday.  At this […]

Our Hope: the Truth Undiluted

by Pastor Calvin

I am still surprised by how little Christianity has impacted Taiwan.  As I have explained last December, Christian holidays like Christmas are not celebrated by most Taiwanese.  In fact, it’s not even a day off in Taiwan.  It is seen more as a special day that comes from Western culture than anything else.  Although it […]