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Survival Korean 2 Class Mission: Occupation


Survival Korean 2 Class’s Mission: Find any occupation and take funny pictures with them!

Our students, Rasmus, Damelli, Kevin, Till and Andre, learned occupation yesterday and went out for the mission.  60 more words


How was the Quran compiled?

I’ve been reading about the early Quranic compilation under the first Caliph Abu Bakr until the third Caliph Uthman. Below is an early sketch of some of the things I am learning and some of the questions these sources have raised (forewarned: it is messy and not easily accessible). 965 more words


Poetry Herbs

Hopping on the train to Queens Park
Sixty bucks in my hand with a heart full of hope, John Lennon spectacles and a Hawaiian shirt… 149 more words


Why Pope Francis’ supposed “revolution” isn’t new for some in Asia, Part 2

Why Pope Francis’ supposed “revolution” isn’t new for some in Asia – continued from Part 1

Evangelization through “Triple Dialogue”

According to the statement issued by the first plenary assembly, “Evangelization is the carrying out of the Church’s duty of proclaiming by word and witness the Gospel of the Lord.” The assembly resolved to use dialogue as the approach to evangelization in Asia where Christians comprise only two to three percent of the population in most countries. 747 more words

Pope Francis

Chan: Your Marriage Is Not that Important

Francis Chan’s article, “Marriage on the Edge of Eternity,” was published last month. In it, he offers a view of marriage in striking contrast with the vast majority of evangelical literature on the subject. 342 more words

Faith & Culture

Russia, already?!

Friends and Family,

I made it safely to Russia this week! That’s the biggest accomplishment!

We left the MTC on Monday and took the Frontrunner and Trax and didn’t get lost. 781 more words



Letting your soul be your pilot often means that you fly solo until you are ready for deeper connection. When I was less individuated, it was easier to make friends. 624 more words