Photo by Sean Venn I’ve been thinking some lately about the story of the miracle Jesus performed in Luke 5:17–26: One day He was teaching; and there were some Pharisees and teachers of the law sitting there, who had come from every village of Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem; and the power of the… Continue reading Tearing apart the roof
The other night, Ariel and I were watching River sleep. It was pretty entertaining, because he tends to dream often, and his face gets very animated with the emotions of the dreams. This particular dream was having him go from laughing to crying. “Oh, he’s having a nightmare,” Ari said, stroking his head to calm… Continue reading Experience-colored glasses
One of the great things about working at Yachad Distribution is that most every morning we meet together for 15–20 minutes and sing, pray, and encourage each other. This morning, Shammah was telling us about a quote he’d picked up somewhere, but he couldn’t remember where he’d heard it. His son, Noah, piped up and told… Continue reading Are you listening?
I have grown up with Jim, even though I’ve never met him. Mom would recount his story over and again throughout my childhood and early teens, with the result that his life and struggle to follow God have left a very vivid impression in my mind. Jim Elliot was born October 8, 1924, in Portland, Oregon,… Continue reading Jim