25 years worth of lessons, failures, and victories

For a people shall dwell in Zion, in Jerusalem; you shall weep no more. He will surely be gracious to you at the sound of your cry. As soon as he hears it, he answers you. And though the Lord give you the bread of adversity and the water of affliction, yet your Teacher will … Continue reading 25 years worth of lessons, failures, and victories

Poor, Wayfaring Stranger

God's work, done in God's way, will never lack God's supplies -- Hudson Taylor I share Hudson Taylor's quote above: He was the first missionary to these foreign lands I reside in. I've heard that quote used a bunch of times from a man that has my highest respect and admiration, ole D. Tabb. What … Continue reading Poor, Wayfaring Stranger

Courage at the Forks in Life

Joy alone cannot unfold the deepest truths, although deepest truth must be the deepest joy -- George MacDonald I can't believe it is already April. That all so funny date is approaching this month, 4/20. How I use to long for that day in college. I truly believed I was experiencing life caught up in … Continue reading Courage at the Forks in Life

Compelle Intrare Through Testimony

"The Prodigal Son at least walked home on his own feet. But who can duly adore that Love which will open the high gates to a prodigal who is brought in kicking, struggling, resentful, and darting his eyes in every direction for a chance of escape? The words “compelle intrare,” compel them to come in, … Continue reading Compelle Intrare Through Testimony

Believers of Cheap Grace

"Indeed the safest road to Hell is the gradual one -- the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts" -- C.S. Lewis, Screwtape Letters Merriam Webster defines MUSIC as the science or art of ordering tones or sounds in succession, in combination, and in temporal relationships to produce a composition having … Continue reading Believers of Cheap Grace