Colombia: Days 4 & 5 - March 2017

On Monday morning, I went with Ms. B to take her younger kids to school. They go to a private school started by missionaries in Tabatinga, Brazil and they are learning Spanish and Portuguese. 401 more words

General Missions

Give me this water

This week’s gospel reading was the story from John’s Gospel of how Jesus met a Samaritan woman at a well.

John 4.5-42

You might think that when it comes to leading a blameless life Jesus was streets ahead of anyone else. 1,798 more words


Colombia: Day 3 - March 2017

The next morning (Sunday), we went to breakfast as a team one last time and Ms. B took the guys to the port. (Please continue praying for their safety and… 541 more words

General Missions

Colombia: Days 1 & 2 - March 2018

Well we’ve been here been here for a few days now, and it’s been absolutely amazing! We departed Friday night at 6 pm and got to Leticia around 1:30 the next day. 420 more words

General Missions


Wildflowers around Moshav Hamra in the Jordan Valley, Israel. Beautiful beyond words.


The Open Arms of God

John 4:5-42

People often become “wrapped around the axle” so to speak, regarding the aspect of living water in this Gospel reading. They like to go into examples of being thirsty, the importance of water, “living water” as baptism, and what it means to thirst spiritually. 302 more words


Seeking at Lent

Scripture reference: John 4:1-42 (Jesus and the woman of Samaria)

Tonight’s passage is a well known one.  I won’t rehash the story since you’ve probably heard it a zillion times in a zillion different ways and in a zillion sermons or meditations.  586 more words