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Ate Merlyn's Birthday

We celebrated Ate Merlyn’s 40th Birthday at the Provincial Hospital. I was quite glad to notice the fellowship that these brothers and sisters are enjoying. They are TB patients, yet they are happy people seeking God. 60 more words


Brief Reflections Following the Passing of Billy Graham

As most or all readers of The Reforming Trombonist will be aware, the famed American evangelist Billy Graham (1918-2018) passed away earlier this week, just a few months shy of his 100th birthday. 1,039 more words


The Problem with Men Presuming to Speak for Jesus While Silencing Women

This meme is troubling.

Two issues come to mind. First, the meme assumes only men are pastors. Second, it states that listening to these men is the same as listening to Jesus. 596 more words

Life Revamped

It has been a while since I’ve been able to post anything as I’ve had some major life events occur. I have moved away from my home of sunny Los Angeles to a small town in the Midwest. 77 more words


Prepared to Preach Despite Persecution

MATTHEW 10:16–11:1 MARK 6:12, 13 LUKE 9:6


Jesus provides his apostles with excellent instructions on how to carry out the preaching work as they go forth in pairs. 727 more words