Archives: October 2013

SO FAR, THIS DOESN’T HAPPEN IN AMERICA

October 17, 2013 - God

As we near the end of our time in this wonderful foreign land, I am reminded of my incredible blessings. Don’t forget to pray for the lost, wherever they may be.

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THE TRUTH ABOUT ELEPHANT NURTURING — WHAT?

October 16, 2013 - God

I desperately wanted to capture the moment. With all the greenery surrounding us, this elephant wanted that one.

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WHEN KIDS ARE FIGHTING TO SURVIVE

October 15, 2013 - Eminent Dangers

Pray for these people. Put a note on your fridge, and pray for them. They suffer every day in ways we can’t imagine, but they keep their faith. I can’t write much because of where we are, but we...

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THE KEY TO SUCCESS

October 14, 2013 - God

While in Africa, I noticed something remarkable. The army ants are quite large, travel in a straight line, and will not be stopped by anything. But it goes beyond determination.

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BEAUTY FOR SUFFERING

October 11, 2013 - Serious Struggles

The French have a saying—Beauté pour la souffrance. It sounds lovely, but then again, most sayings in French do. It means “beauty for suffering”, and it encompasses all forms of hardship. It originally referred to those encountered by suffering...

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GOD IS WORKING

October 10, 2013 - God

God is working over here in ways you can’t imagine. We ask that He open hearts that His truth might be made known. Support us with your prayers.

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR SOCIAL NETWORKING SOCIAL

October 9, 2013 - Miscellaneous

Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, Google, Facebook, StumbleUpon and Digg are just a few of the social media avenues I use on a daily basis to connect with my readers. There’s no doubt about it—social outreach has become part of...

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IN A FOREIGN LAND

October 8, 2013 - Miscellaneous

I am currently in a foreign land. I will be here for the next few weeks, but the blog will continue. I would appreciate your prayers that hearts would be open to the truth.

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WHAT HAVING “COMMITMENT ISSUES” REALLY MEANS

October 7, 2013 - Men Only

As the restaurant rotated on its axis high atop our hotel, the final sunbeams of the day stretched their fingers of light across the city. Moments later, the bright orange globe on the horizon slipped behind the mountain range....

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HOW TO BE SPIRITUAL — BUT NOT RELIGIOUS

October 4, 2013 - God

There is a ‘new’ rage sweeping across the western culture that is not for the cool and progressive—it’s for pansies. In fact, in the words of Alan Miller, Special correspondent with CNN—it’s a cop out.

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