A small tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through family discussions, speeches, and personal influences

I brought up Dr. (Reverend) Martin Luther King Jr. again today when talking to my son about the news. Each morning, we try to watch and discuss a portion of the news so that he can practice developing and articulating his thoughts but also so that he knows a little bit about what is going…

Cambodia – First Missions Trip Experience

Newly adjusted date/time. See https://www.facebook.com/sejanashines/ This calculator screenshot may work for you! Thank you for your prayers about our team's time in Cambodia. I know many want to know what it was like and how it went. I am very grateful to have went and met the people who are there. There is nothing like…

Opening your home and Impromptu home worship

Have you ever made plans to do great things but they don't seem to work out? I know I'm notorious for that. I've learned not to tell too many people about the many ideas going on in my head, because then I'd feel bad if I didn't follow through or it just never worked out.…

The Poor and the Grateful

The Poor and the Grateful ***originally published on Facebook Notes but copied and rehomed here*** SEJANA SEJANA·TUESDAY, MAY 10, 201636 Reads I have had a lot of things happen to me, especially recently, it seems. I meant to type them out to share with you – but time runs away from me. I figure while…

That’s not a hummingbird mom; that’s a Hawk Moth!

"Whoah! Check it out! Look! It's a hummingbird!!" It looks a bit strange though..... Is that a tongue? Hmmm the cell phone camera isn't picking up the wings as fast as it's going... "It almost looks like a butterfly or a bee." I can't believe it got it on camera! A real hummingbird! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEtIPKhUtAk I…

Hiking Mount Apsan reflections: 1. slow down 2. share your difficulties too

Not sure if it was the length of time we spent hiking or just that it was our first time here but I had a few thoughts strike me as I was journeying along. Most of the time my family was waaay ahead of me because somebody had to stop every few moments capturing everything.…