Kyaw Wai Sang Last Sunday

dsc01224a2Mr. Kyaw Wai [Jaw Way]  was among many solists and ensembles that sang in the Lao service last Sunday.    He is a new Karen arrival that lives near Rte. 311 & Bus. I-85.   I happened to be in the service when he sang.  Someone loaned him an electric guitar and after tuning it a bit he sang out a Burmese song.   Both the words and music was very different for me.  Kay says that SE Asians may have a tonal quality and scales that are different than ours.

Carol Winslow told me yesterday that Kyaw Wai actually was quite a singer in Thailand and had a CD produced with his music.  What a gift God has placed among us.

This is a 4/10/2011 update, this family has relocated to upstate New York, the Buffalo area to be closer to relatives.


About johnmcmurphy

Jesus is first and foremost in my life. He is above all religions, principalities and powers. In everything He must increase and I must decrease. Into the hands of Jesus, God has placed life and death, truth and purity. strength and meaning. Only in a growing understanding of the triune God, and his son Jesus can I do, breathe, exist and serve. I have a Bachelor's degree in Bible from Vennard College, a Master's in Social Science from Azusa Pacific University and a Ph. D. from Ohio State in Family Relations and Human Development. I am an ordained pastor involved in cross-cultural ministry. I am currently employed at several colleges as an instructor. If you need to get in touch with me, just leave a comment, I screen all comments and so you can leave further contact information which I will erase before it is published. -John

Posted on December 18, 2008, in K-L, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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