Foot Under the Door

Foot Under the Door

In Cambodia, safety is always an issue for us. I am constantly worried whenever I'm driving on the road with millions of motorcycles roaming around me. I freak out when Andrew doesn't come home at a time that he should be home. When we have to walk on the road, I am clutching my bag as if my life depended...Read More
Provisional Annual Conference

Provisional Annual Conference

For the last two decades, we (GBGM-UMC) have worked with other mission agencies of Methodist churches in bringing about an autonomous Methodist denomination in Cambodia. By God’s grace, the 1st Provisional Annual Conference of the Methodist Church in Cambodia (MCC) was celebrated in September (4-7, 2018). And, new President and new lay leader of MCC were elected by the precious...Read More
Driving in Cambodia

Driving in Cambodia

In Cambodia, all foreigners must renew their transferred driver’s license annually. This costs approximately $100/person. It has been a year since we transferred our Hawaiian driver’s license to Cambodian license so we had to renew it this month. Andrew got his renewed with no problem but they won’t renew mine because my Hawaiian driver’s license had expired this past March....Read More
Chiamuoy Spirit

Chiamuoy Spirit

One of Khmer words that I like is “Chiamuoy” (ជាមួយ) which means “With.” Whenever we have a meal around a table in Cambodia, we always share dishes and main soup with one another. All are invited to the table and no one is excluded from it. I would call it the “Chiamuoy Spirit.” This also reminds me of the Aloha...Read More
We Are All Wonders

We Are All Wonders

Written by Serena Lee Recently, I finished a book called Wonder. It was about a 5th grade boy that was deformed. He was having a hard time at school because everyone stared at him and stayed away from him. That is, everyone except a girl named Summer and a boy named Jack. They comforted him and sat with him at...Read More