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Village Life

At our other home for a bit

Just let­ting you know that we’re vis­it­ing our fam­i­ly and friends at Rose Creek Vil­lage for most of the month of Octo­ber. So good to see these faces we haven’t seen for about a year, and enjoy their fel­low­ship. It’s been quite a year or two for every­body; lots of strain, stretch­ing, and fires walked […]

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California Village Life

All things new

Ok, ok, I know. It’s been waaay too long with­out any posts on this blog. Well, there’s been a lot of big changes in life recent­ly, so I beg your for­give­ness, and will try and rem­e­dy the sit­u­a­tion with a quick sum­ma­ry, and then get back to work try­ing to write more reg­u­lar­ly. So here’s […]

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Christianity Village Life

The importance of talking

Dur­ing a recent bible study, we were read­ing through Eph­esians 4. I real­ly love this pas­sage because of the prac­ti­cal steps it gives to build up the Body of Christ. I thought I’d write a sort of com­men­tary on the pas­sage, which I think goes along with Shammah’s excel­lent post on exhor­ta­tion. “And He gave […]

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Village Life

Groceries are too complicated for men

I’m a full-time web and graph­ic design­er work­ing out of my home right now, so I’m privy to a lot more of the dai­ly house­hold goings-on than I used to be. In Rose Creek Vil­lage the nor­mal liv­ing sit­u­a­tion is 2–3 fam­i­lies to a home, and ours is no dif­fer­ent. We have 6 adults and […]

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Christianity Village Life

Only skin deep

Any belief in Jesus Christ—however small—is far bet­ter than any amount of belief about him. George Mac­Don­ald I had a con­ver­sa­tion with a broth­er the oth­er night, in which he told me he was hav­ing a hard time with some things he was see­ing about anoth­er broth­er. The issues were about things such as how […]