There are various Christian denominations involved in missions to the Isaan, but there are also other types of missions involving the Isaan. The following references are an exploration of some of them.
The Isaan communities of northeastern Thailand hold a social expectation that to be Isaan is to be Buddhist. Because of this cultural norm, it can be difficult for Isaan Buddhists to make decisions to follow Jesus Christ.
Publish Date: 07/31/2013 22:00
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Publish Date: 12/15/2008 0:03
a. 18 million Isaan people , less than .5% Christian (mostly folk Buddhist) b. Over 80% of Isaan are rural farmers, and Isaan is the poorest region of Thailand. While more of the Isaan in the cities are university educated, they …
Publish Date: 10/25/2008 5:37
Work among the children in an Isaan village in Thailand is challenging. The children are bright and energetic but don’t have guidance or consistent, loving discipline at home. They are often in trouble, skipping school and …
Publish Date: 08/20/2013 15:26
Army chief Gen Anupong Paojinda has ordered military officers to launch the mission to the Isan region, a stronghold of the defunct Thai Rak Thai party founded by Thaksin Shinawatra. The North and Northeast are dominated …
Publish Date: 12/17/2008 20:58
Desperately seeking Susan Le ho comprato dei vestiti, e’ appena arrivata a Phuket, non parla una parola di inglese e ha la leggerezza di quando vieni dall’Isaan e ti metti paura anche dell’ombra tua. La spiaggia di Nai Harn …
Publish Date: 04/04/2012 19:41
From our many years of experience operating a local Christian radio station near our headquarters, MEM has found the radio to be a very effective tool to reach the Isaan in Northeast Thailand. The radio station helps many …
Publish Date: 07/20/2011 7:32
There’s an excellent roast-catfish laap, too (laap plaa duuk yaang isaan), and if you enjoy rib-sticking country-style dishes, I suggest you call for a crock of kaeng hung leh (soft chunks of curried, caramelized pork belly and …
Publish Date: 07/22/2012 17:00
Kickin’ It Isaan Style. Well, this week lasted foreverrrrrrrrrrrrrrr! It was a way good week, but man it was long! haha Okay… there’s a lot of stuff to talk about….. On P-Day we got permission to move into the house that we found. So we have a house now! Yayyyyy But we have no washer… no …. Thailand, Bangkok Mission. Sister Emma Zaugg, called to serve in the Thailand, Bangkok mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Reporting March 20th, 2013!
Publish Date: 03/03/2014 7:40
Their mission: the rescue and restoration of sex-trafficked children in South East Asia. Now that’s a big, dark mountain to move. Consider just some of the obstacles: – Learning a … So for Brandon and Kala, they have narrowed their area of focus on where they can have the greatest impact: the region of Isaan, where the Mekong River divides Northeast Thailand from the country of Laos. As beautifully recorded on their blog, tackling this huge challenge requires prayer.
Publish Date: 10/26/2012 2:30
Cushions with a mission! How can cushions have a mission and aid economic development you ask? Most people look to set up enterprises in big towns and cities, but the Isaan Cushion Company took another approach.
Publish Date: 12/13/2010 3:00
We were able to talk some about evangelism plans for our mission and for another that Oklahoma Baptist University will have in multiple locations during January. Part of their month long mission will abut the time Tony plans …
Publish Date: 12/07/2007 21:33
The mission of the Faculty is to engage in innovative research activities for well-balanced and long-lasting development of the people of Northeast Thailand. We are proud to work for the benefit of the Isaan people. At present …
Publish Date: 11/17/2013 21:24
There are 2 caves in the area to visit, but we were on a mission so moved on>. I think the Tourism Authority of Thailand listed the Indian Buddhist sites some time ago, but for some reason (I guess too many people were …
Publish Date: 05/19/2013 18:00
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Publish Date: 07/05/2011 17:11
They both spent some time ministering in Isaan & Laos with our mutual friend Chad then both joined me in Chiang Mai. We found out also that recently Johanna had been invited to Acapulco to translate for a missions team …
Publish Date: 06/15/2011 3:11
Tom is on a mission to teach George about farming in Isaan. This is George’s story, so he’ll tell it in the first person. On May 10, Tom taught me how to prepare a rice field for seeding and how to throw the seed. Those seeds …
Publish Date: 06/03/2013 2:17
In many villages and small towns in Isaan Thailand Bai Sri Su Kwan is a welcoming ceremony. Some of our Thai … Mission & Mundo Exchange Team · Our Board · Friends … The central piece in an important Isaan ceremony. A Bai Sri Su …
Publish Date: 01/29/2010 11:30
Learn more about the Isaan people of Northeast Thailand and their way of life. … Missions | Culture | Movements | Jesus … If you are coming to live and work in Thailand, you should definitely know about the Isaan. They make …
Publish Date: 07/14/2010 2:21
*Hill tribe people groups seem to be a focus of lots of missions organizations, but not alot of people seem to be reaching out to the Thai people themselves in and around the city. We didn’t have tribal people in Isaan, …
Publish Date: 10/05/2010 21:12
Andrea and Boys during face painting activity Volunteers Andrea and Terry Price, from Ireland, returned once again in 2009 to help the orphan boys in Isaan. This time they not only … Mission & Mundo Exchange Team · Our Board · Friends.
Publish Date: 12/18/2009 12:15
Of course, this is perfectly suited for my personality because my mission in life is to bring laughter and smiles to everyone. After my first trip to Thailand about five years ago, I decided to teach myself to speak Thai so that I could …
Publish Date: 01/24/2013 0:46
Like other royalists, what has driven Chulabhorn’s political mission could have been her sense of insecurity and anxiety over the imminent royal succession, the process in which she is likely to be further alienated. Whether it will be a power struggle ….. Martin Platt’s book Isan Writers, Thai Literature: Writing and Regionalism in Modern Thailand gives a foundational history of the Northeastern Thailand’s writers and their literary contributions. Read More; Annuska Derks …
Publish Date: 01/13/2014 23:08
Ms. Sabina concluded the gathering today by announcing, “Delivering the letter is our primary mission, and then we go home. We are red people, we love democracy. Whatever we do, please do things under the law. Be calm.
Publish Date: 12/02/2013 4:49
Isaan Mission Trip 2011 Montage
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Mission Trip at Udon Thani, Isaan
Blundering Around Isaan: A Village in Northeast Thailand
In recent years Thailand has enjoyed a remarkable rise in the number of tourists coming to visit this fascinating and beautiful country. Thailand has been discovered, and hordes of travellers are now flocking to experience the diverse culture, friendly people and delightful beaches for themselves. Despite this rapid increase in tourism, there are still villages in the Northeast of the country wh…
Isaan (also written as Isan, Isarn, Issan, or Esarn) is the northeastern region of Thailand. It is located on the Korat Plateau, bordered by the Mekong River (along the border with Laos) to the north and east, by Cambodia to the southeast and the Prachinburi mountains south of Nakhon Ratchasima. To the west it is separated from Northern and Central Thailand by the Phetchabun mountain range.Since t…
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