Asian American church proponents like myself are not against the Multiethnic church!

I get this vibe—that Christians who are rah rah for multiethnicity think that Christians who are rah rah for Asian American stuff are against them. I get this vibe when a multiethnic person asks me, “you’re not like Famous-to-us AA

Asian American church proponents like myself are not against the Multiethnic church!

I get this vibe—that Christians who are rah rah for multiethnicity think that Christians who are rah rah for Asian American stuff are against them. I get this vibe when a multiethnic person asks me, “you’re not like Famous-to-us AA

Huff Po’s How Asian-American Millennials Practice Faith

Okay, that was interesting. Weird? Confusing? I don’t know? Just watched Huff Po’s live conversation on topic in title.  (I think wordpress only allows certain videos to be embedded, and this is not one of them?)  Link is here. Props to

Huff Po’s How Asian-American Millennials Practice Faith

Okay, that was interesting. Weird? Confusing? I don’t know? Just watched Huff Po’s live conversation on topic in title.  (I think wordpress only allows certain videos to be embedded, and this is not one of them?)  Link is here. Props to

How to move forward towards Christ’s beautiful multiethnic church

A white friend of mine showed me this video (2:48, embedded below) this weekend of Aamer Rahman, a comedian painting a picture of reverse racism.  I thought it was great.  Next to me, I noticed my white friend fuming.  He

How to move forward towards Christ’s beautiful multiethnic church

A white friend of mine showed me this video (2:48, embedded below) this weekend of Aamer Rahman, a comedian painting a picture of reverse racism.  I thought it was great.  Next to me, I noticed my white friend fuming.  He

We are not there yet.

Where to start?  My head is swimming with ideas.  I could write for a long time about these things—but these things also exhaust me. They are tiring, but they also eat at me, and I see them eating at lots

We are not there yet.

Where to start?  My head is swimming with ideas.  I could write for a long time about these things—but these things also exhaust me. They are tiring, but they also eat at me, and I see them eating at lots

Everyone’s a little bit racist…it’s true!

I have that song from the musical Avenue Q stuck in my head….”Everyone’s a little bit racist, it’s true.   Everyone’s a little bit racist, how about yoooooouuuuu?” This is a song, that of course is sung by Sesame Street-esque

Everyone’s a little bit racist…it’s true!

I have that song from the musical Avenue Q stuck in my head….”Everyone’s a little bit racist, it’s true.   Everyone’s a little bit racist, how about yoooooouuuuu?” This is a song, that of course is sung by Sesame Street-esque

On being invisible

I thought this was just me, just a problem particular to myself—until a Singaporean friend confided to me at seminary, “I’ve never felt so invisible.” We were in the atrium, the seminary’s hub looking out onto the mostly American crowd

On being invisible

I thought this was just me, just a problem particular to myself—until a Singaporean friend confided to me at seminary, “I’ve never felt so invisible.” We were in the atrium, the seminary’s hub looking out onto the mostly American crowd

The extremes: wonders, confusions and what the ?

As I mentioned before, I’ve never been to a conference of such extremes.  Well, I guess it’s time to stop dancing around them…here they are… WONDERS The quality of people in the audience. I connected quickly to an all-star group

The extremes: wonders, confusions and what the ?

As I mentioned before, I’ve never been to a conference of such extremes.  Well, I guess it’s time to stop dancing around them…here they are… WONDERS The quality of people in the audience. I connected quickly to an all-star group

My hedging statements

What a difference a couple days makes!  [Though apparently not to my cold which still has not resolved itself…]  But what a difference it makes to one’s emotions, to being all worked up. I’m still thinking about this Mosaix business,

My hedging statements

What a difference a couple days makes!  [Though apparently not to my cold which still has not resolved itself…]  But what a difference it makes to one’s emotions, to being all worked up. I’m still thinking about this Mosaix business,

A time to rest. (or rest vs. denial or forgetting)

Besides writing and thinking on the plane, I was “THAT PERSON.” More than a mother with a newborn, more than the large, large person who you wish got upgraded to first class, I was that dreaded person you hoped and

A time to rest. (or rest vs. denial or forgetting)

Besides writing and thinking on the plane, I was “THAT PERSON.” More than a mother with a newborn, more than the large, large person who you wish got upgraded to first class, I was that dreaded person you hoped and

Forgiving Lifeway

I wrote this on the plane, before well, what I wrote in the last post.  Because the two original “last posts” got deleted.  This below is really a reaction to my lost Draft 2 of the “last post.” I see

Forgiving Lifeway

I wrote this on the plane, before well, what I wrote in the last post.  Because the two original “last posts” got deleted.  This below is really a reaction to my lost Draft 2 of the “last post.” I see