I Decided to Stick Around and Stay in Jakarta

Four years down, more to go! Four years ago today, God sent me to this city – Jakarta. My first out of the country trip. Took a risk. Travelled alone. Stepped into into the unknown. What I was sure of then was the promise that wherever God sends me and leads me, he will feed […]

Experiencing the Power and Presence of God

My personal road to missions began when I was still in college. God has given me a burden for missions to neighbouring countries. Back then, I attended several training and seminars wherein we were trained and equipped in being a missionary either on foreign or local assignment. I have been joining mission trips locally in […]

Kid Friendly Adventures at Taman Safari Indonesia

It’s that time of the year again when Study Visit Season is here. I was quite excited upon knowing that I’ll be visiting Taman Safari again with the Eight Grade Class. I was here last year at around the same month and the areas to visit and shows to watch were still on our list, but as […]

Angke Mangrove Natural Park: An Alternative Weekend Destination in the Bustling City of Jakarta

The Angke Mangrove Natural Park in Kapuk Jakarta is the last mangrove forest in Jakarta. Located in Pantai Indah Kapuk area in North Jakarta, the park is developed purposely for mangrove conservation and preservation. Natalia (my Indo friend) and I have been planning to explore the mangrove forest in Jakarta, Indonesia. Natalia who is an […]

How I Slow Down When the Demands of Work Are Overwhelming

We live in a fast-paced world and we sometimes do not realize the stress and burdens the business of modern day life demands. We forget to find ways to slow down and relax, to chill and take a break. Most (if not all) of the time, they took a toll on your health. How do you […]

Reflections of a Biology Teacher: How I Ended Up Teaching (Part 1)

How did I decide to become a teacher? Honestly, I didn’t want to become a teacher back then. I could still remember my mother asked me if I wanted to become one and I said NO. We are a family of teachers – my aunts, uncles, cousins.  And the only reason I could think of […]

Of Nature and Field Trips

Field trips in the zoo or any nature park is always a big YES! for me. I enjoy nature so much – trees, plants, animals, and even teeny, tiny critters. Except for snakes!!! Bukit Sion School organised simultaneous field trips for Grade 7, 8, and 9 and this time I was assigned to accompany the […]