Food Friday: Eat like an Ahka

Food Friday: Eat like an Ahka

Posted on 29. Jan, 2010 by .

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As we’ve mentioned more than once, last month we went up to an Akha village for a few days to experience their culture. Part of that was, of course, their food. My favorite part was using chopsticks to eat it all. :) Since we only ate Akha food a few times, we decided to bring in an expert to tell you all about it. Lori Vernon graciously agreed to be our guest blogger today to teach us about Akha food and even share a recipe!

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Stoned in Bangkok

Stoned in Bangkok

Posted on 26. Jan, 2010 by .

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While perusing the local English language magazine the other day, I saw that Oliver Stone was going to speak at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand. Now I’m a foreigner and I guess that I’m kind of a correspondent (right? I mean, you’re reading this, right?) so I decided to go hear what he had to say. Oliver Stone, for those of you who don’t know, is a brilliant director. That’s just my opinion of course.

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Answers, Part 3

Answers, Part 3

Posted on 23. Jan, 2010 by .

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What would you say were the times you most felt ‘in step or in connection’ with God? What would you say were the times you felt least ‘in step or in connection” with God?
Do you think you will make any short or long-term lifestyle changes as a result of your year in Thailand? If yes, what & why?

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Answers, Part 2

Answers, Part 2

Posted on 21. Jan, 2010 by .

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Here are answers to some more questions:
What would you say the greatest fruits of your ministry there have been?
Do you have a sense for how God is growing His church in Thailand? Is the Spirit moving more in certain people groups, age groups, or geographical areas of the country?

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Answers, Part 1

Answers, Part 1

Posted on 18. Jan, 2010 by .

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First, I have to say, you guys have some tough questions! Things that we’ve had to really think about and discuss to come up with answers to them. Someone asked: “What was your biggest misconception prior to being in Thailand that has changed after living there for 6+ months? Which views of yours have changed in the last 6 months?”…

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