Category: Confessions of a Missionary

  • Missions is….making communication a priority

    2 Samuel 18:33 And the king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! would God I had died for thee, O Absalom, my son, my son! I read this passage in my […]

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  • The Problem with Spiritual Grenades

    I recently finished re-reading “Instruments in the Redeemers Hands” by Paul David Tripp. This is a book I’ve read at least three times, and still learn something new each time. What struck me during the most recent reading of the danger of using what he calls “spiritual grenades.” Paul Tripp describes “lobbing spiritual grenades” as […]

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  • Re-opening Ministries Happen Slowly

    In early March I sat with a group of Bible College students at a picnic table eating lunch excitedly discussing plans for my furlough coming up in May. One of them brought up the covid19 virus and my response was to tell them it was nothing to worry about. Less than a week later that […]

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  • Feed Your Body as well as Your Mind

    Last month I was listening to a book by Jordan Peterson when he said something that really made me think. According to him, many of the people who come for help with depression or anxiety issues suffered from improper sleeping habits, and lack of proper nutrition like a healthy breakfast. Interestingly once they start the […]

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  • The Glory of Boring Rainy Days

    Over the weekend we had what was supposed to be a hurricane watch for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Thankfully it was downgraded to a storm watch by Friday evening, and the Lord protected us further by causing almost all of the storm to pass us by. We ended up having sunshine for most of […]

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