Category: Disciple-Maker

  • Father Son Chats with a Child Who Isn’t Your Son

    Father Son Chats with a Child Who Isn’t Your Son

    There are many things Bible College and personal study prepared me for…but nothing can prepare you for having “father-son talks” with a child who is not your son. After reading  a Bible story about Sampson this morning a boy motioned to a girl walking by my house and said: “see her she’s pregnant!”  I asked […]

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  • The Curse of Bachelor Missions

    The Curse of Bachelor Missions

    Yesterday serious preparations began for my parents visit in three-weeks on August 10th.  This involves things you would expect like giving the house a thorough cleaning and stocking my fridge, but it also involves things you wouldn’t expect like fixing the AC in my car. Since I bought my car last summer the air-conditioning would only work […]

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  • Why I Hate the Boom-Boom Truck

    Why I Hate the Boom-Boom Truck

    John 6:25 And when they had found him on the other side of the sea, they said unto him, Rabbi, when camest thou hither? 26 Jesus answered them and said, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Ye seek me, not because ye saw the miracles, but because ye did eat of the loaves, and were […]

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  • A Ministry of Dead Leaves 

    A Ministry of Dead Leaves 

    Psa. 1:3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither, and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.    Psa. 1:4 ¶ The ungodly are not so: but are like the chaff which the wind driveth away. Last […]

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  • Electronic Bibles, and the “flat reading” of Scripture

    As someone who uses technology for pretty much everything I never really had a problem with reading Scripture on a smartphone or tablet.  However an interesting article from late February called “How Smartphones and Social Media are Changing Christianity” changed my opinion. In it the author Christ Stokel-Walker explains how using an electronic Bible such as […]

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