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KOBE, JAPAN: If you think...

“If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine, it is lethal.” ~ Paulo Coelho

28apr16. Kobe, Japan.


Postcard From: Fushimi Inari-Taisha

Although I made many, many trips to Kyoto during my college overseas study tour and during our two navy tours in Japan, I had not only never visited the Fushimi Inari-Taisha, it had never even appeared on my radar of places to see in Kyoto. 599 more words



What is interesting about the train journeys in Japan in comparison with China is the way the staff are. They signal which direction the train is approaching from on the platform, the onboard staff bow to the passengers as they exit the carriage and everything seems extremely formal, yet friendly. 411 more words

Photographer Face-Off

He wanted a photo of the new Hachimangu Dori/Wakamiya-oji sakura avenue, and I wanted a photo of Tsurugaoka Hachimangu’s main building framed by a torii gate. 11 more words

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"You Found God Where?" Acts 17:16-34 Sunday April 17, 2016


Acts 17:16-34

Our reading comes from the Acts of the Apostles. Listen for God’s word.

16 While Paul was waiting for them in Athens, he was deeply distressed to see that the city… 497 more words