Morning light reaches the dewy leaves of cabbage and pepper plants which seem to fill every garden in the area

Sunrise over Sunchang

We arrived in Sunchang late at night by the careful navigation of Jangsun, student of the New Message and our host in South Korea, who traced our route from Seoul to Sunchang in the south along 200 miles of empty highways and dark side roads. The following dawn revealed a quiet village slowly awakening in …

South Seoul

The Messenger in Seoul

The sky hung low over the rice fields west of Seoul. As our bus jostled back and forth, I watched the Messenger look upon the gray landscape of apartment blocks, construction cranes, highway flyovers and the many, many greenhouses that seemed to fill every space in between. Our bus turned upward and passed over a …

Seen from the Messenger's flight to Seoul

Over the wilds of Russia

The Messenger’s journey to Korea began on a cold October morning in Colorado. His flight would carry him across the Pacific, brushing the norther arctic and taking him over the wilds of Russia and then south to the city of Seoul. We shared the plane from Denver to San Franscisco with 50 Korean school children …