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I will start writing again… I, you, we have to… because I am starting to forget too many things

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

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Somewhere in the process of D moving to Hong Kong in 2013, becoming a (failed) social worker in Chinatown, and learning about the 2014 Umbrella…

This Is My Body: Trauma, Food, and the Eucharist as Ancestor Worship

This Is My Body: Trauma, Food, and the Eucharist as Ancestor Worship

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This article was originally published in Inheritance Magazine. Just posting here so I have my writing in one place. Also because I just haven’t posted…

Power, Love, Self-Discipline: Dr. Chuck, Pastor Chris, and the Women Who Saved Me

Power, Love, Self-Discipline: Dr. Chuck, Pastor Chris, and the Women Who Saved Me

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Dr. Chuck’s calligraphy sits over the desk in my new apartment, a verse from 2 Timothy. It says, “God did not give us a spirit…

Life, Death, and Empire

Life, Death, and Empire

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It is becoming harder and harder to trust God these days. I’m not sure if it’s because I have less faith than I used to,…

Unity, Anger, Conversion, and Hillsong

Unity, Anger, Conversion, and Hillsong

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Well, that escalated quickly. Whether you engaged or ignored, agreed or disagreed, got angry with me or at me, it’s all good. In the digital world,…

Hillsong Church: Do Not Colonize San Francisco

Hillsong Church: Do Not Colonize San Francisco

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Ben Houston, pastor of the famed Hillsong Church, recently posted this video announcing the planting of Hillsong’s new San Francisco campus: I’m sure there are…

My Top 5 Favorite Books

My Top 5 Favorite Books

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There is a kind of enlightened vanity that comes with a list like this, like, yo check out the fact that, one, I read hella…

Book Review: The Power Bible

Book Review: The Power Bible

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Thanks to Eric Shin and the good folks at Green Egg Media, I have the privilege of doing my first book review! And what better…

San Franciscans: A Modern-Day Epistle

San Franciscans: A Modern-Day Epistle

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Greetings Nate, a follower of Jesus by the grace of God, To the church of God in San Francisco, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus…