February 2018

I have been blessed in many ways.  One of the ways I have been blessed has been to be able to organize and lead over 70 short-term missions trips in 28 different countries.  Usually 2 or 3 trips  each year for over 25 years.   I have had a privilege of Read more…

January 2018

I guess it is now well into January 2018. There seems to be many traditions with starting a new year.   Some each pork & sauerkraut to “ensure” a prosperous new year, others make resolutions. In 1722 and 1723, Jonathan Edwards wrote some 70 resolutions.  He purposed to read over all Read more…

December 2017

MERRY CHRISTMAS!  HAPPY EASTER!   The birth of Jesus and the death and resurrection of Jesus go together.  HE came to die so that WE could live! “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full Read more…

September 2017

John 12:42-43 “Nevertheless many even of the rulers believed in Him, but because of the Pharisees they were not confessing Him, lest they should be put out of the synagogue; for they loved the approval of men rather than the approval of God.” “…they loved the approval of men rather Read more…