Birthday Girl

Birthday Girl with her mother, Nu Nu

Birthday Girl with her mother, Nu Nu

Wednesday night the Thakbal’s threw a birthday bash for Frosintina.  In celebration of her 19th birthday and their two year anniversary of their arrival in America they had a cook-out.   Peng Len and Nu Nu spent all day cooking and preparing.  There were about 25 Chin and Kachin in attendance.  The evening began with prayer, a song, greetings IMG_5421by Biak, a salvation challenge by Peng Len, a few words by myself and a sermon by Es Lu Lu.   Then we had food.  I met two new Mizo Chin men at the party and a  cousin of Frosintina, Rosen,  drove down from Baltimore, MD to help celebrate.

Frosintina with her cousin

Frosintina with her cousin

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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 July 24, 2009, in A-B, E-G, N, Q-R, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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