Missions, Soccer, The Rock

¿Por qué la gringa se interesa en Honduras?

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?

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Day in the Life, Missions, The Rock

Honduras 2012 Recap

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

Music, Spirituality

Song Lyrics: On Distant Shores by Five Iron Frenzy

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

Life on the Internets, Missions, Spirituality

10 Things That Cause Stress In A Leader :: Perry Noble | Leadership, Vision & Creativity

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

Do Something Good, Spirituality

How you can help Joplin tornado victims

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

Quotes

Quote – Martin Luther King Jr

"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

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Poetry, Spirituality

St Patrick’s Breast Plate

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

Music, Spirituality

Dyma Gariad Fel y Moroedd (Here is Love Vast as the Ocean)

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)

Books, Spirituality

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! – More Christian Books