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I starting writing this post almost 3 years ago with the words, "I haven’t posted a blog in a long while." I recorded the following story, but didn't hit "publish". God wasn't finished.


To understand why such passing of time, consider the Principles of the Ha...

Like the Wise Men of old, we too need to make the journey to Bethlehem.  Our destination is to find what they found. What they found was the greatest paradox of all times flagrantly, unapologetically on display: the King of kings, the LORD of lords wrapped in swaddling...

“God takes you by the hand and guides you in darkness, as though you were blind along a way and to a place you know not.  You would never have succeeded in reaching this place no matter how good your eyes and your feet.” Richard Foster.

In his quote from Celebration of...

My mom’s favorite season was autumn; she loved the  colors and she loved Thanksgiving.  I missed 12 years of autumn, living in Africa where it was gloriously summer all year.  Actually, I think I’ve always missed the wonders of fall. There were so many years of changes...

What have I lived? And what have I learned?  Those are powerful questions to ask as we flow in and out of encounters of various kinds.  For 12 years, I worked as a 1st grade teacher, a speaker, a tutor and a professional care giver for the elderly ~ all at the same tim...

Random Encounters  Part 1 - Philippians 4:13

I treasure moments walking alongside God’s global servants, serving them and all the while looking for opportunities to share the gospel.  While in East Asia, a land where only a small percent of the people are Christians, I...

“Why do airports seem like home to me?”

This is a typical question asked by a “Third Culture Kid”.  TCKs certainly have a story to tell to the nations. These photos represent TCKs of a few of the different nationalities serving the Lord alongside their parents. Besides...

To meet the One in A Million Mom, we’ll need to go to Turkey.

Over 76 million people live in Turkey.  Of those, there are only 0.03.% evangelical Christians. This dear lady falls into that 0.03%.  

Her name is Fatma.  

I don’t know many of the details of her testimon...

In the hands of the Sovereign Chef, we are being prepared.  It is in this process that we come to know the Chef as we observe His ways and are entrusted with His hidden secrets.

Time, a useful agent, is in His hands.  We tend to rely on gadgets to buy time, but not so w...

Traveling to Mogoñe, Mexico to speak at a conference called “Women on Mission”, I prayed for God to speak to my heart. I wanted a special message for these very precious Mexican Indians.

God clearly lead me to this parable, “The kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in s...

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