Monthly Archives: January 2012

Chinese New Year & Culture

This past Monday was Chinese New Year (AKA Asian New Year since many other Asian countries, it seems, celebrate it, too). It was also, incidentally, Elisa’s and my one-year wedding anniversary. Apropos, I would say. Chinese New Year is supposed to be a time of new beginnings–and certainly moving to a country you’ve never been […]

Why I Love Jesus (And Religion, Too)

I wasn’t going to write about this video, but people kept asking me about what I thought of it, so I figured I’d jot down some quick thoughts. First of all, I understand where the poet in the video is coming from. I don’t know how many times I heard in my church growing up […]