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Many Waters

There’s a book by Madeline L’Engle by this name, and it refers to the Bible verse, “Many waters cannot quench love, neither can floods drown it. If a man offered for love all the wealth of his house, he would … Continue reading

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Who I am

Sometimes how you’ve changed sneaks up on you.  I was driving the other day and saw a skinny teenage Caucasian boy riding his bike down the street, dressed all in black.  What I noticed? “That boy needs his hair combed! … Continue reading

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Happy Plastic People

Casting Crowns has some classic songs.  The title comes from their “Stained Glass Masquerade” song (it’s on my youtube playlist if you wanna listen). My other fav from them is “Praise You in This Storm” and that’s been my month….so … Continue reading

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Craziness

These last couple of weeks have been crazy.  Three out of the 6 of us are in school now, although Eliana is only in Kindergarten 3 days a week.  We went to the Birch Aquarium with friends yesterday as our … Continue reading

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Sproing!

Whew.  What a week. We are waiting for our plane, leaving Philadelphia to return to sunny SoCal.  We have been in “missionary wanna-be boot camp” for the past 7 days…12-hour days….looong days…..:)  We have been “RACEing” (Reciprocal Assessment Candidate Evaluation) with … Continue reading

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Getting Ready

I just finished reading the book “The Missionary Call” (see below) and one of his points hit home.  In his discussion on being ready to serve in the waiting period before “going” on missions, he mentions something I hadn’t thought … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Missionary Call

I just finished reading M. David Sills’ book The Missionary Call: Find Your Place in God’s Plan for the World.  Here are some thoughts on it. Sills does a good job explaining three main understandings of “the call” and ties … Continue reading

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