Mae La

This is Leslie reporting for the first time. It’s Friday afternoon as I am typing…we traveled from Chiang Mai to Mae Sot yesterday. The trip made me think of some of those West Virginia trips – out of the city, down the valley, into the mountains. We were able to go...

Trying to Understand

I am your classic farang. Farang means white person in Thai. It means that I am hopelessly western in my understanding (and is also the name of a kind of white fruit…hmmm). Whether it’s what to eat, how to eat it, bathroom equipment, or how to stand when...

Just Another Sunday

Today, I got to go to church. See if this sounds familiar…a responsive call to worship, a traditional hymn, prayers for the concerns of the church, a congregational reading from the psalms, a contemporary song, a choir anthem, a Biblical sermon about the...