Tag Archives: God

20/20 hindsight

I was golfing the other day with my brother and my wife’s cousin’s husband (cousin in law?). Unrelated to what I’m about to share but fairly pertinent to [..]

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The Dropbox Movie – my review

A couple of years ago I was speaking at the Cru meeting at USC. I was speaking out of 1 Kings on the life of Elijah and talking [..]

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Why are you sleeping?

Parenting has been less than fun lately.  There’s been tension in our relationship with one unnamed child and we have been struggling to maintain perspective during our daily [..]

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Odd Provision – A Lesson in Trust

“I have commanded the ravens to feed you there.” 1Kings 17:4 Ravens are unclean birds.  They are on the prohibited food list in the kosher rule book.  I’m [..]

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On Hipster Coffee, buzzwords and Missions

So when I was in Arizona a few weeks ago, looking for a place to do some work I yelped a local coffee place.  I like Starbucks, but [..]

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Lessons from Elijah part 3 – Solitude

And the word of the Lord came to him, “Depart from here and turn eastward and hide yourself by the brook Cherith which is east of the Jordan.  [..]

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What’s in a name? – musings on Elijah

I have been reading a lot lately through 1 Kings 17-20 on the life of Elijah.  There’s so much good stuff in here.  I thought I’d try to [..]

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Uncomfortably Wealthy

One of the things that I hate about going to Target and Wal Mart here in the states is knowing that I am going to be asked to [..]

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Taking it one verse at a time

So my 12 year old daughter and I are heading to South Asia tomorrow afternoon.  From a ministry perspective, we are heading there to establish a new work [..]

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