Back from Thailand

Dear Ones, We arrived Seattle yesterday and are staying at son John’s home in Kirkland until next Wednesday. We are delighted to be returning home, while also being very sorrowful to be leaving Maekhlong and Thailand and the lovely people there. We will greatly miss...

Bangkok: Civil Disorder has Ceased

Protest and disruption leaders have sent followers, and the civil disorder has ceased. Although the clashes were magnified by media irresponsibility we nevertheless thank the Father of Lights from whom all good things come down from above. Chuck & Judy Hazen...

Media Hypes "State of Emergency" in Thailand

We have poked around Bangkok a fair amount today and seen no evidence of the State of Emergency or the people who provoked same. We’ve seen no police, no military. We hate the media, and today’s hyped speculative “reporting� is a good example of why. The sin...

Thailand: March 21 – 31

Saturday March 21 Met new friend today, late-30’s-something Manuela Friedrich of Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She had been sitting looking bewildered in the “lobby� (well, sort of a lobby) when we walked in with friends from Bangkok who were about to check into our...

Wednesday March 11, 2009 – Thailand

Wednesday March 11, 2009 As Judy listened to conversation in Thai amongst the visiting Bible school students she could understand almost none, but she did understand one to say that he is of the Karen tribal group, and his home is a small village in the mountains of...