Quiero decir muchisimas gracias a todos mis amigos catrachos por su entusiasmo en estos dias. Algunos me han preguntaron porque esta gringuita de Missouri, USA tiene tan interés en Honduras. Es un historia bien largo. Crecía en una familia Cristiana, asistio a la iglesia cada semana. Y realmente mi fe, mi relacion con Dios, me… Continue reading ¿Por qué la gringa se interesa en Honduras?
Pictures from my trip are available on Flickr. Highlights of the trip: Building 5 beds and giving them away to families in need. Building a playground in the rural town of Namasigue, which has very little for children to do. Doing puppets in Namasigue for kids who haven't seen such a thing before. Visiting families… Continue reading Honduras 2012 Recap
"There is an old story about a man who goes to meditate alone for many years in a cave and emerges "enlightened" only to completely lose his patience with a child who pesters him with her questions. Wherever we imagine we are on our spiritual journey (& I make NO claim to understanding what is… Continue reading Quote – Enlightenment?
On Distant Shores by Five Iron Frenzy The End is Near/The End is Here I have been scarred so deep by life and cold despair, and brittle bones were broken far beyond repair. I have leveled lies so deep, the truth may never find. And inside my faithless heart, I stole things never mine. If… Continue reading Song Lyrics: On Distant Shores by Five Iron Frenzy
10 Things That Cause Stress In A Leader February 9, 2011 Actually…I am not sure if these cause stress in every leader…but I know these are the 10 most common things that cause stress in me… #1 – I actually believe the church is MY church and not HIS church…and that I am in control… Continue reading 10 Things That Cause Stress In A Leader :: Perry Noble | Leadership, Vision & Creativity
My body woke me up at 3am today with an extreme bout of pain and nausea. In my state of wooziness I managed to totally slide across my bathroom floor - which didn't help much with the pain. I'm slowly beginning to feel more human, although the bumps and bruises from the bathroom incident are… Continue reading Get Up Again
How you can help Joplin tornado victims St. Louis Business Journal Date: Monday, May 23, 2011, 1:34 p.m. CDT Instead of reporting directly to a command post or the disaster area, Missourians interested in volunteering to help in the Joplin tornado recovery efforts can call (800)427-4626 or 2-1-1, the Missouri Department of Public Safety said… Continue reading How you can help Joplin tornado victims
I find it interesting how something can be super painful, and right at the forefront of my thoughts before a soccer game, right up to the point of taking my place on the field and wondering if I should sit out the first few minutes, but as soon as the whistle blows, I don't even… Continue reading The Pleasure of the Creator
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. Hate multiplies hate, violence multiplies violence, and toughness multiplies toughness in a descending spiral of destruction....The chain reaction of evil--hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars--must be broken, or we shall be plunged into the… Continue reading Quote – Martin Luther King Jr
Why Would You Not Do It? by Perry Noble (www.perrynoble.com) April 6, 2011 One of my life verses that is always in front of me is Hebrews 11:6… “And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly… Continue reading Why Would You Not Do It?
St Patrick Breast Plate "Saint Patrick's Breastplate is a Christian hymn whose original Old Irish lyrics were traditionally attributed to Saint Patrick during his Irish ministry in the 5th century; however, it was probably actually written later, in the 8th century. It is written in the style of a druidic incantation for protection on a… Continue reading St Patrick’s Breast Plate
Wales has a strong tradition of music, both secular and sacred. Of the Welsh hymns, one is particularly popular, and a favorite of mine. Though it was written in the 1870s, Here is Love Vast as the Ocean became popular during a period of intense revival among the evangelical churches of Wales in 1904. Annie… Continue reading Dyma Gariad Fel y Moroedd (Here is Love Vast as the Ocean)
For Columbia-based folks only. I’m clearing out my book shelves to make room for new books. Trying to sell the books seemed like a daunting task, so I’m going to try to give them away instead. As a last resort, I’ll take them to Goodwill. I’m hoping I can pass the books on to someone… Continue reading Free Books! – More Christian Books
For Columbia-based folks only. I’m clearing out my book shelves to make room for new books. Trying to sell the books seemed like a daunting task, so I’m going to try to give them away instead. As a last resort, I’ll take them to Goodwill. I’m hoping I can pass the books on to someone… Continue reading Free Books! – Christian Books