Pursuit of Obedience

by Pastor Calvin

One important lesson that the Lord has been teaching me is not to think too much about tomorrow.  Instead we are to fully trust God & His promises each day.  We are to embrace & enjoy His blessing each day, in whatever form they may come.  Ultimately, we are to strive to honor God with […]

Christ in Us

by Pastor Calvin

              Jeanette & I have been leading a Bible study with college students in Tandi since last November.  This modest group of 3 students has been a tremendous encouragement because it is so clear to us that these young people will be used by God to love, serve & […]

Home Assignment

by Pastor Calvin

            This summer we will be heading back to the U.S. for our 1st home assignment.  OMF missionaries usually stay on the field for about 4 years followed by 1 year home assignment.  During our home assignment period, we will visit & report to our partners who have been supporting […]

Updates from January

by Pastor Calvin

            Doing missions is full of contrasts.  For example, progress at times is quite slow, and yet God continues to surprise us and bring joy & excitement to our missional journey.  Sometimes I feel quite lonely & alone, but at the same time never been more closer to our Lord […]

Refiner’s Fire

by Pastor Calvin

              2017 has been an amazing year of God’s grace, faithfulness & deliverance despite our limitations, obstacles & spiritual oppositions.  We praise the LORD that relationships are established & being nurtured, our outreach efforts have been encouraging, and most importantly the gospel is being proclaimed to those who have […]

Christmas Letter

by Pastor Calvin

            Dear friends & partners, It’s already almost the end of the year 2017!  The month of December has been quite busy, but we are always grateful to the Lord for continually providing us with opportunities to share God’s love & truth. Our missional endeavors can be divided into 3 […]

Getting Lost in the Crowd

by Pastor Calvin

            As a way of reflecting & evaluating our missional endeavors here in Taiwan, I will be reposting some earlier posts for the next few weeks.  I hope they will be a challenge & encouragement to you. The following post is from December 9, 2013. “Last Sunday our church had […]

Loving Truthfully

by Pastor Calvin

            After we moved to Taiwan and as we were praying for more specific direction in ministry, God has been placing a burden in our hearts for young people from working class families.  The connections we were making were mainly younger people due to various reasons ranging from desire to […]

Seeds to Apples

by Pastor Calvin

            We just got back from the annual OMF Taiwan field conference.  It is when all the OMF missionaries serving in Taiwan gather to be trained & challenged, to share what’s going on in our ministries, to encourage one another, and most importantly to worship & pray together. I remember […]

Praise Night at Tandi

by Pastor Calvin

            The month of September was busy, with regular ministries & a couple of preaching opportunities, but it was also a time of witnessing the hands of God working in our midst.  One day I suddenly realized that I was without fear or worry.  I felt a peace that cannot […]