wp.krigline.com

an inspirational family website

Articles

Poem: Reminiscence

by Michael Krigline. www.krigline.com ⇔ I have not written many poems like this one. (Most of my poetry ends up as songs!) This exception was inspired by a “memory flash” triggered on a bus in Beijing, when I was teaching English there in 1987. My dad and I didn’t become “close knit” until after I was away from home […]

A Soviet Fourth of July?

by Michael Krigline, published July 1990. wp.krigline.com ⇔ We hold these truths to be self-evident ⇔  Preface: the Trans-Siberian railway carried me from Beijing to Moscow in July 1987. You can read about the journey (and see more photos) on my “half-the-world” page. The following article about my adventure was published in Christian Single Magazine, July […]

Hospital Adventures

My adventures in Hong Kong & China hospitals The 2018 experience was probably more pleasant because I had more realistic expectations than I had in 2014 (scroll down for the older, longer, more humorous story). I’ve also posted a bit about my 2005 pneumonia.  ⇔by Michael’ Krigline, 2018; wp.krigline.com ⇔ May 29, 2018 By Jan 11, […]

Some Thoughts from the Beach

by Michael Krigline, March 3, 2018. wp.krigline.com ⇔ What do you see in the beauty of a shell? ⇔  Any thinking person, seeing this line of shells on the beach, would immediately assume that it was created by a person. No monkey, fish, dog or bird is capable of this kind of order or design; I […]

Dating Advice

A Grandmother’s Dating Advice Take it from someone with lots of experience watching my peers and then my children when dating: being the right person is more than half the battle.  by Michael’s friend Judy Betty, December 2013. wp.krigline.com ⇔ 1. Do things in groups. You’ll get to know each other better by watching how he/she treats your […]

Apartment Hunt Factors

Are you looking to rent in Hong Kong or China? Factors to consider… I wrote this to remind myself about what I learned while looking for our first apartment in Hong Kong (2015), but many of these factors would also apply in China, or other high-density locations. by Michael Krigline, October 2015; revised 2017. wp.krigline.com ⇔ If you […]

Poem: Mom’s Day-Dad’s Day

by Michael Krigline. www.krigline.com ⇔ I wrote this poem for my parents in 2013. Sorry it is so small on a phone, but using a jpg image was the only way to preserve the parallel nature of this poem. Many years ago, my son and I created and performed puppet shows for the children at our church. […]

When Jesus Calls Again

by Michael Krigline, April 24, 2016. www.krigline.com ⇔ A look at the many stages we go through in our walk with Jesus. ⇔  This is a longer version of a speech given at River Grace Church in Mongkok, Hong Kong; the speech started with a reading from the Bible: Luke 5:1-11 (You can find other messages I’ve delivered at […]

Cancer Survivor Report

I didn’t deserve the side effects ⇔  by Gabe Orea, October 2014. ⇔ (Adapted from two messages delivered to the Xiamen International Christian Fellowship—XICF) Editor’s note: Gabe received minor editorial help from me to convert his sermons into a written form; he was our pastor at XICF at the time, before we moved to Hong Kong […]

The Passion of the Christ

by Michael Krigline, March 2004. www.krigline.com ⇔ Some of my thoughts & a remarkable Chinese poem (Note: This was written during my visit to the US in 2004. The hot movie during that visit was Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ, rated R for showing excessive violence and torture. It became one of the biggest US box-office […]

About Krigline.com

All content ©2018 Michael Krigline unless otherwise noted. This is the personal website of Michael & Vivian Krigline: building social bridges in SE Asia since 1999. We also run Krigline.com, www.krigline.com.cn, and EFLsuccess.com. {If you are looking for our son, Andrew Krigline, Click Here.} Most of our resources are available for use in a class, church, etc., if used according to our Website Standards and Use Policy, which also talks about cookies; by visiting, you agree to these policies. Thanks for stopping by!

Want to save money on your US mobile phone bill? Ting lets me pay for only what I use! {Click Here}

I researched numerous web hosts before I decided to go with WebHostingHub.com. They help establish and manage my domain names, and have advanced server equipment, multiple email addresses, great customer service, and more. Click the ad/link below to get more information!

wp.krigline.com chose WebHostingHub.com as our server — Click to see why!

wp.krigline.com. Look under "About us" for our Standards and Use Policy. More resources are available at EFLsuccess.com, Krigline.com and www.krigline.com.cn. Frontier Theme