Recently, I was blessed with the opportunity to serve at the Union Gospel Mission’s annual Christmas Meal. On Saturday, December 9, UGM staff, donors, and volunteers served over 2,600 meals to anyone who needed some warm food or a place to sit for a while.
When my good friend Mavic (who works for UGM) invited me to serve at the 77th annual Christmas Dinner, I re-arranged a couple of things on my schedule so I could do it. As someone who preaches “walking the talk”, it’s very important for me to serve in addition to inviting others to do so.
Truth be told, Mavic invited me as a “social media influencer” so I could post reflections about my experience afterwards to help spread the word about UGM’s good work.
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3 years after releasing our first album, Marie and I are back again with volume 2 of Canucks Christmas Carols.
Enjoy the old-school feel…this one is only available on cassette. :p
Every year for Christmas, I like to combine my love for the Canucks and my love for music. The result: Canucks Christmas Carols!
Here’s a look at the Canucks Christmas videos we’ve done over the years. They have a combined 70,000 views between them.
2017: Canucks Christmas Carols Volume 2
Three years after our original Canucks Christmas Carols video, Marie and I are back with more Canucks-themed Christmas songs.
We enlist the help of broadcaster Joey Kenward and we went with an 80s theme.
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Continue reading Canucks Christmas Carols (2010 to now)
2016 was a wonderful year for our family; it was a year full of blessings, opportunities, and growth.
As we look ahead to Christmas, enjoy this pictorial review of our year. Be patient as the slideshow loads – we were too cheap to buy the ad-free version haha.
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Blessings to you and Merry Christmas! It was a great year for our family, filled with many blessings. Ironically, two of the highlights happened during the same time while Gail and I were apart: our 15th wedding anniversary and a family trip to the Philippines (more on that later).
Thus, enjoy our 14th annual Christmas letter, complete with personal highlights (and lowlights), what we’re thankful for, what we’re looking forward to next year, and what you can pray for!
- Highlights: receiving my First Communion in May, having Mom as my teacher, swimming in the Philippines, baking with Mom, and getting better at gymnastics
- Lowlight: the heat in the Philippines
- Thankful for: my parents and my brothers because they take really good care of me, food, toys
- Looking forward to 2016: becoming a gymnastics expert
- Prayers please: that I do well in school
Continue reading 2015 Imoo Family Christmas Letter