You and me

This poem is for those who are homeless Written by Xueqin Qian  You are driving,  passing me, but you did not see me Although we are both called human, We are quite different   You are buying cars and enjoy the “STUFF” you have I am “borrowing” pizza from restaurants   You are hanging out […]

Try to be in their shoes

My passion toward children from poverty started with my research with incarcerated youth, later my personal encounter with a homeless person, and then volunteering in a shelter for single moms who struggle with addiction and their children. I started in this shelter today (Aug-18-16) as a volunteer. I enjoyed myself so much with kids there! They are […]

FEEL THE PAIN

Adam Levy, a musician in Minnesota wrote this song called “How I let it down” to remember his son Daniel Levy, who committed his life due to depression when he was 21. Pals family were killed in a tragic car accident who were on their way to Colorado for missionary training. Five lives left us, and […]

See God’s face

Today I have see Jesus’ face and experienced God’s love. Here is what happened. As part of my daily routine, I drop Eddie at a daycare, drive to a parking lot near the TCF stadium, and walk to my office. On my way to my office, I often see this girl, in her early 20s, dressed in […]

Somebody broke into Dad’s car

It is an interesting morning. Jay went out to warm up his car and found that somebody broke in his car. As a result, the car did not start. Then we told Eddie “Eddie, somebody broke in daddy’s car.” Eddie “he is a diesel” (Diesel is a character in the Thomas train. It is his […]

Peace and Hope conquer all

9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.” 13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the […]

Consistency about Jesus

For my dissertation, I trained several undergraduates to code videos of children with autism. For this task,they need to give a specific behavior a code. For example, if they observed teacher warmth, then give it a code “w”. The key to success in this type of training is that I need to be consistent with […]