Enjoying Pesach

The weeks leading up to Pesach are always very much influenced by the fact that they are the weeks leading up to Pesach. In addition to work and all the normal parts of life, you take on this huge project of sorting through all your belongings and cleaning every little corner in your home. 868 more words


Daughter of Zion

I had intended to begin an outline of the Book of Joel today instead of the subject of Zion.  But I think an understanding of who Zion is should come ahead of that. 1,583 more words

Like Lamb to the Slaughter.

But they didn’t make a noise, I add, still fazed, as we walk out of the gravel pathway into the dark patch of grass where we parked, past the IDF tanks and ridiculously camouflaged soldiers. 1,238 more words

Jesus and the Law of Moses

An expert in the law of Moses stood up and asked Jesus the question to see what he would say:-

“Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to have eternal life?” 303 more words

Daily Musings

Lent Day 15 - Where Jesus Meets The Samaritan Woman at the Well

The reading, for the 3rd Sunday in Lent, is the story of the Samaritan woman at the well. It marks the beginning of the expansion of Jesus’s ministry to the Gentiles. 269 more words

Colombia - March 2014

Over spring break Stephen Gilstrap and I traveled to Leticia, Colombia to work with a few tribes on the Amazon River. We had the privilege of working alongside Travis Burkhalter as he led us on a trip down the river. 579 more words

General Missions

Reaping and sowing

Chapter four of John describes a meeting between Jesus and a Samaritan woman.

So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the field that Jacob had given to his son Joseph.

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