nature, tropical rainforest, nature lodge kinabatangan, sabah, sandakan, bornean wildlife, boat ride on kinabatangan, bornean pygmy elephants, jungle walk, jungle trekking, sepilok orangutans, sun bears

it’s a jungle out there

If you truly love Nature, you will find beauty everywhere. — Vincent Van Gogh, painter Finally, my personal travel drought has come to an end as the 2-year pandemic becomes endemic. International borders have started to open up but we decided to go domestic, and head for the jungle instead in search of Bornean flora…

encouraging the encourager, who God is

encouraging the encourager

After my last blog “fan into flame the gift of God: my journey in the interpretation and translation ministry“, the preacher whom I mentioned in it shared with me that, although she was the one who encouraged me years ago to spur me on my journey in the interpretation ministry, this time round it was…

fan into flame the gift of God, interpretation, interpretation ministry

fan into flame the gift of God: my journey in the interpretation and translation ministry

Interpreter: translates orallyTranslator: interprets written text After a year of living life differently, I am looking back at my one-year journey of serving in the bilingual (English and Chinese) interpretation ministry of our church. A ministry that I committed to after overcoming the initial apprehension and resistance. I am not new to the ministry as…

standing on firm ground

on firm ground

If you feel like you’re losing everything, remember that trees lose their leaves every year and they still stand tall and wait for better days to come. — Unknown It was almost this time last year that I made the decision to change the course of my life. After indulging myself in 2 carefree years…