Speaking the truth is never easy but always right. It's absolute, unbending, and should never be sacrificed for our comfort; rather, comfort should be taken in having held it close and raised it high even through persecution. In the end, the reward will far outweigh the cost (II Corinthians 4:13-18).
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Thoughts On the Record
- The Faith of a Civilian Soldier
- Personally Experiencing God’s Power: Travel Journal 2010
- A Few Things I’ve Learned
- Christmas & Church Family
- True Leadership = Love + Serving
- Hands of Time
- Real Men
- Passion Vs. Hype
- Serving God: For Me or For Him?
- The Lotus Eaters
- The Marriage Question
- Do We Need to Grow Up?
- Never Get Old
- It’s Never Wrong to Give
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Category Archives: Travel Journal
Deuteronomy 4 says “…watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things your eyes have seen or let them fade from your heart as long as you live. Teach them to your children and to their children after … Continue reading
My family has had a challenging week but it has been an amazing opportunity to reflect on the life and heritage of a beautiful grandma who loved and served her family and Jesus Christ with all her heart. I talk … Continue reading
The midwest U.S. to Asia has been a commonly traveled path for my family these days. We’ve been etching our own silk road in the air over the Pacific for a few years. Home has now been either a distant memory or the hope of future rest in the comfort of familiar surroundings. Since we got back to the U.S. nearly a month ago now, we’ve barely slept in our own beds but have instead been out traveling in nearby states. Continue reading
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is full of fun and surprises. It’s a melting pot of cultures and people from Asia much like the U.S. is for the Americas. My family has had a jam-packed schedule since we arrived here with enough … Continue reading
Another 2 months abroad – and the adventure begins tomorrow! Oddly enough, it still feels like I only just returned home to the United States. My family barely made it back from Vietnam this December to celebrate the new year. … Continue reading