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Planting Roots: Christian Club hosts their second annual Why Jesus? event

Planting Roots: Christian Club hosts their second annual Why Jesus? event

Flora Peng and Tyler Cho

April 28, 2019

Roots Christian Club hosted their second annual Why Jesus? event from April 8 through April 12, inviting speakers Pastor Brian Hwang and Pastor Yuji Ogura to talk to students of all religious backgrounds  about the basics of the Christian faith. “There are a lot of misconceptions about what Christianity is,...

Roots Christian Club invites guest speaker to prepare for weeklong Why Jesus? event

Roots Christian Club invites guest speaker to prepare for weeklong Why Jesus? event

Tyler Cho and Flora Peng

April 2, 2019

Pastor Yuji Ogura took out a book and asked people to describe it. Flipping through the pages, he told them to explain what made it different from all the other books they had seen before. He was met with hesitation, students pausing before calling out their thoughts. He called it the Wordless Book: it was bl...

On my own: A world away from Mom and Dad

On my own: A world away from Mom and Dad

Emma Courtright

October 28, 2011

Most high school students probably cannot imagine flying across the world to live in a foreign country without their parents. But Junior Helen Lui is not your average student. Lui resides in the United States with her pastor’s family, while both her mother and father live in China. ...