Apr 8

Lillian Tolly Homegoing

Lillian Tolly

Marla’s Mom, Lillian Tolly, went to be with the Lord Sunday evening, April 6. Marla was able to be present and help to care for her during the last two months of her life. She passed away peacefully at home after a long illness. Her funeral will be held on Friday. […]

Mar 4

News and Prayer Requests

I will be leaving from San Francisco to return to Taiwan this evening. Thank you for your prayers for our family, and especially for my mom during this major transition in her life after my dad’s passing. Marla is still in Michigan. She was originally scheduled to return to Taiwan at the same time as […]

Feb 19

Art Hanna Biographical Sketch

The funeral for my Dad, Art Hanna, was held Saturday and the burial service was Tuesday. Our family gathered from the four corners of the earth to attend. Here is the biographical sketch which was read at the funeral service.

Art Hanna was born in a cabin on the shore of Silver Lake, Ohio, April […]

Feb 7

Art Hanna Promoted to Heaven

Photo: September 2013

I just received word that my Dad, Art Hanna, has passed away at age 93. I will be returning from Taiwan to the U.S. for a few weeks for the funeral and to help my Mother. Marla has just departed Taiwan for Michigan to visit and help care for […]

Dec 2

Christmas Greetings

The Hanna Family Wishes you Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! […]

Apr 19

BJU Symphonic Wind Band Concert Highlights

Luke’s band concert was broadcast live on the internet last Saturday evening (April 13, 2013), but many of us had trouble connecting. Here are links to three video clips of concert excerpts that have been posted on YouTube. The BJU Symphonic Wind Band is under the direction of Dr. Dan Turner. By […]

Feb 21

Moving and Removing

We are about to begin the final leg of our furlough itinerary. We are nearly done with packing our household and our suitcases; we depart Michigan early Friday morning to travel to Greenville, SC. We will be participating in a mission conference at our sending church, Morningside Baptist Church, over the weekend and then flying […]

Sep 26

New Prayer Card Available

We have just received our new prayer cards from the printer. We will be distributing these prayer cards in the churches as we report to them throughout the remainder of our furlough. For those churches in which we have already reported, we will be mailing packets of cards for them to distribute to their congregations. […]

May 24

Summer Facebook Experiment

Never say “never!” Once again I am eating my own words. I have now opened up my Facebook account to friend requests. Because so many people in our church in Taiwan have requested to follow us through our ten month furlough on Facebook, I have made the strategic choice to open up to friend requests […]

May 12



We are thankful that we could be present for Luke’s graduation from BJU on May 5. We actually arrived in Greenville, SC late Monday night (April 30). We spent time with our children, Luke and Rose, and enjoyed fellowship with many friends, former classmates, and acquaintances. It was hard to even walk on campus […]

Post Categories

Posts by Date