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The Unexpected Answers of God (Jon Bloom -desiringgod.org)

In John 16:23–24, Jesus makes a stunning, sweeping, glorious promise to us:

In that day you will ask nothing of me. Truly, truly, I say to you, whatever you ask of the Father in my name, he will give it to you. 1,181 more words


Peek-A-Boo With Angels

There are about 106 of us here from Roanoke spread out over 4 sites that are all part of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. The Standing Rock Reservation is the size of Connecticut and spans across parts of North and South Dakota. 785 more words


I've Arrived.

Going into this year, I decided to give myself a two month grace-period for feelings of loneliness, anxiety, or homesickness. While I knew these feelings would naturally reemerge over the course of a year, I also worried about their initial intensity, and how I would deal with them (along the lines of “the fact that it bothers me, bothers me also”). 495 more words

Mission trips

You know what I wish?!??!

I wish we treated everyday like a mission trip. I remember going on mission trips and having no distractions and being able to concentrate solely on loving God and loving people. 581 more words


I have had the outstanding privilege of serving young adults for the last eleven years. For the last four of those God has graciously granted me the opportunity to travel to Latin America in service to Jesus and His Church abroad. 126 more words


TGC Highlights Crossway's Philippines Partnership

Crossway Christian Church in Bay City, Michigan seized an opportunity to encourage a young church-planter.

Pedro Junior—“Jun”—Taguinod originally left Manila, Philippines to come to the United States to plant churches. 99 more words


Because It's Wednesday

 If the dog is gonna run off,  it will be today.  If the microwave is going to die- yup, it will be today.  Why us the car making that sound???   241 more words