The Power of a Good Video

I had started to notice a trend in church attendance. I have been a pastor for nearly three decades, and the youth portion of our congregation gets smaller and smaller every year, it seems. Our youth group used to have several dozen kids in it, and today there are only 14. The sad part is that other church pastors have told me that 14 is an impressive number! To me, it is not, and that is why I decided to contract out some work to a video production house in Singapore.

I knew that we had to grab the attention of the youth with a catchy video. A common misconception is that church is boring, or people who go to church are not allowed to have any fun. I figured if I could get a nice video showing just how much fun our kids do have at our events, it might get some other kids interested in at least trying it out. Continue reading The Power of a Good Video

I Am Still Moving Around Now

Of course the current conditions in Hong Kong are not favorable to me, and the truth is that I have a lot of friends there who sort of make it impossible for me to remain there. The authorities in mainland China likely would not care what my passport says if they thought that arresting me would serve some sort of purpose for them. At any rate right now I am working in mobile app development in Singapore, although that is just a temporary thing. I am not even really sure that I have a legal right to work in this city without going through some hoops or at least getting all of the proper paperwork. In fact I am not even acting as though I am here for that purpose. Continue reading I Am Still Moving Around Now