Minneke’s Musings

Minneke’s Musings

All Ruled Out

Minneke Kang31 August 20206 min read

“Gross!” my kids exclaimed… “Yup,” I said, “John the Baptist ate honey and locusts”.    John certainly had an interesting life… an angel made it to his Dad before he was born that he wasn’t to ever drink wine, and…

Don’t walk through all the open doors

Minneke Kang29 August 20205 min read

When our first child Anna was still a young baby, we met a man who lived in our same apartment block in Shenzhen, China. He was Chinese-American, a very successful businessman, and was quite interested in David and I helping…


Minneke Kang24 August 20205 min read

The apartments we lived in in China all had one thing in common… they were full of cockroaches! Some apartments were worse than others. I remember going out to the kitchen in the evenings after the kids were in bed…

Land Mines

Minneke Kang19 August 20207 min read

One morning, we were seated around the cooking fire in the kitchen with some family members in David’s village in rural China. We were chatting casually when someone drew attention to the pot that was sitting over the fire. In…

He is Coming

Minneke Kang18 August 20201 min read

Don’t be afraid, for He is coming Just be ready, for He is coming Be found at peace, for He is coming Continue in His work, for He is coming Hang on to your hope, for He is coming Keep…


Minneke Kang15 August 20203 min read

“Mummy, how many more bites of soup do I need to take?” “Just keep going until it’s all gone.””No, but I mean how many more bites is that?” “I don’t know Anna, it doesn’t matter, just keep taking bites and…