Some day you will read in the papers that D.L. Moody of East Northfield, is dead. Don’t you believe a word of it! At that moment I shall be more alive than I am now; I shall have gone up higher, that is all, out of this old clay tenement into a house that is […]Read More Justine
Trevor, Man. You did it. You stood up before the love of your life and said that you would spend the rest of your life with her. You made a vow before God and witnesses that the woman that you have spent the last several years growing with would be the one you would take […]Read More Trevor
“With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted.” Isaiah 12:3-4 A common theme in scripture is the idea of drawing from a […]Read More Wells.
“Hmm…no, I don’t think I’ll ever go to THAT part of the world.” I remember telling Katelyn this one day as we discussed what our next overseas mission might be. We had just returned from West Africa, where we had seen the roots of a new church begin to take hold in the unreached S people […]Read More Brad Goes to South Asia (Update 1)
Had a great morning running my third Half Marathon here in Kansas City. Couldn’t have picked a better running partner! While I’m so proud of Kate for finishing her second half, I am even more impressed with what an encourager she was to each and every member of our World Vision team at Pleasant Valley. […]Read More 3rd Half Marathon – Done!
But if some of the branches were broken off, and you, although a wild olive shoot, were grafted in among the others and now share in the nourishing root of the olive tree, do not be arrogant toward the branches. If you are, remember it is not you who support the root, but the root […]Read More Grafted In – Romans 11:17-19
“And in that day I will answer, declares the Lord, I will answer the heavens, and they shall answer the earth, and the earth shall answer the grain, the wine, and the oil, and they shall answer Jezreel, and I will sow her for myself in the land. And I will have mercy on No […]Read More You Are My People – Hosea 2:23