Hien Nguyen


We finally made it to Lisbon, Portugal after a week in Spain and France. It was quite a fun and crazy trip with friends. We laughed a lot for many stupid reasons. My heart was shattered back in April, 2023. Depression overshadowed my life the past few months. It was very challenging. I felt no presense from the Lord. Maybe because of my sinful ... Read more

Commentary on As A Man Thinketh

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On Vocation

Sunday, December 11th, 2022 - A Merry Day Today I’m spending time by myself in Seattle. The weather is a bit gloomy, but I like it a lot. It’s been a while since last time I enjoyed cold weather, and I missed it somewhat. There are a few things I was mulling over: dating, life, vocation, pain, suffering, happiness, marriage, life experiences, ... Read more

On Self-pity

Do not allow self-pity to overcome you. No matter how difficult your life is. No matter how lonely. No matter how depressed you are. Self-pity is a dead end road. You have to move on with the little strength you have. Stop asking God for help because he already gave you enough strength. With love and gratitude pick yourself up. Collect the broke... Read more

Reflection on The Past - A Note to Self

Not sure why I wanted to write something today. But I do. I want to write something for myself to reflect the past year. This year has been particularly challenging despite so many good things happened. I got my parents a house, moved to a new role with a nice promotion and a big bonus, made so many new friends, and finally am living by myself. ... Read more