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The "horror" of Taiwan temples

I was perusing missionary blogs the other day — as if the heat of a Taiwan summer wasn’t soporific enough already — and stumbled across this brilliant insight:
Among other things, I shared with the nurse that the initial reaction to the idols that many of us foreigners have when seeing them for the first [...]

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Mormon Missionaries Assist City of Taichung

At last all those foreigners riding around on bicycles are actually going to be doing something useful….
Mayor Hu had often seen the Mormon missionaries riding throughout the city on their bicycles and developed an idea he shared with Hoer. “Many of your missionaries are from North America and other English-speaking countries. Why couldn’t they take [...]

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King Car English Village

The BBC reports on the King Car English Village:
The “village” is actually attached to one of the county’s elementary schools.
Ordinary classrooms have been transformed to look like an airport waiting room and customs area - complete with the fuselage of a real plane donated by a Taiwanese airline company.
There [...]

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