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"Run, Son, Run!" – Why I'm returning to Japan after the death of my father

Yesterday was my father’s funeral, and a few folk have been asking me whether that has changed my long-term plans. Am I going back to Japan? 532 more words

What Motivates You: Calling or Ego?

I found this gem of an article in the March 2014 issue of Inc. Magazine.  I wish it were an entire book – there’s much to consider here. 548 more words

Inspired By

Skype says free group video calling coming in the future to more platforms

Earlier this month, Microsoft-owned Skype rolled out a group video calling feature to Windows tablets. The free video calling allows for calls with up to ten people, and integrates with Skype on the desktop, which… 113 more words

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Daily Meditations - Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Acts 1:4,8 – “He commanded them not to leave Jerusalem but to wait for what the Father had promised. But you shall receive power (ability, efficiency, and might) when the Holy Spirit has come upon you.” 300 more words

Jesus

Love in the "damned" world

Here’s an interesting question. What motivates your love? I’ll bet you, like me, wouldn’t admit to how shallow we are. No, really! We are attracted to beauty, babies, benevolence, brawn and booty. 769 more words

Spiritual Formation

Defining Call (at The First Day Press)

Articulating how I am compelled to follow the path I do became a focal point when I applied to seminaries. The words “call” and “calling” became everyday vocabulary. 136 more words

Writing

Something Only A Friend Can Fully Bring Out

We raised the topic like a glass at a wedding, full of anticipation — and yet we sat there,  staring at the floor, waiting —  silence.

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