Minneke’s Musings

Minneke’s Musings

Between Worlds

Minneke Kang9 February 20213 min read

A poem of sorts written about a Third Culture Kid’s* journey, and the Christian faith pilgrimage… It’s strange… Feeling more at home on an aeroplane, Or in an airport, Feeling more at home between worlds, Over international waters… Or perhaps…

Keep it Fresh

Minneke Kang15 January 20215 min read

“Wow Anna, that's very careful colouring!””Ughhh Mum, don't say that!” she replied.”Why not?” I asked.”Because you say that EVERY time…”Aren't people so perceptive from such a young age?! She was right… I had been giving her that same line when…

Million Dollar View

Minneke Kang22 December 20205 min read

There they sat, chewing million dollar grass. Lucky cows… some might have thought. But there they were, cows sitting in a paddock right in the heart of Auckland City, with the best view in town. My Dad and I chuckled…

Turn off the Sun

Minneke Kang21 October 20205 min read

I remember watching a TV program once about the sun. It was so interesting, so fascinating… and yet quite terrifying. Solar flares, temperatures that are out of this world (no pun intended), explosions and nuclear activity that dwarfs the most…

Paradox Paradise

Minneke Kang14 October 20203 min read

“You mean… you’re just going to give it away? But we need that money!” My husband had decided to give away our remaining piano before we moved back to New Zealand. We could’ve sold it for about 4000RMB, around $800NZ.…

Salt and Sandcastles

Minneke Kang30 September 20205 min read

Jesus told us we are salt and light. I guess I kind of understood the light part, that seemed fairly clear and easy to understand… but the salt? I assumed that had something to do with it's flavouring properties.┬áLuke 14:34-35…