Monthly Archives: April 2012

Crucified

(This is part 1 of an Easter weekend blog series) To Christians, today  is known as “Good Friday,” a  celebrated holiday so called because it is the day that the sacrifice was made for our sins in Jesus willingly dying on the cross. For those of us who have tasted the grace of God, however,(…)

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The Darkest Day in Christian History

(This is part 2 of my Easter Weekend series. Click here for part 1.) Put yourself in the place of the twelve disciples for a minute. For about the last three years you have walked with Jesus and seen every great miracle and heard every teaching he has presented. You have possibly been one of(…)

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Because He Lives, We Live!

(This is Part 3 of my Easter Weekend series. Click to read Part 1 and Part 2) This is it. This is the day on which all of eternity shifts. Easter. Resurrection Day. Death is defeated. Jesus lives! As I have meditated on the resurrection, I am reminded of Peter and John standing before the High(…)

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How to Live Tax-Free

When they came to Capernaum, the collectors of the two-drachma tax went up to Peter and said, “Does your teacher not pay the tax?” He said, “Yes.” And when he came into the house, Jesus spoke to him first, saying, “What do you think, Simon? From whom do kings of the earth take toll or(…)

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Life in the Book of Acts – Part 1

Lately I have been spending a lot of time in the book of Acts, just making observations in my journal of the characteristics that marked believers and the things they experienced as they followed the Holy Spirit in this new life. In this post I share my findings from the first half of the book(…)

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Ministry Update – April 2012

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AND PRINT THIS UPDATE LETTER Two months in and my mission to Haiti is completely different than what I expected. Yet, God has sovereignly used this assignment to lead me into a deeper awareness of the needs in this country while preparing me for what lies ahead. One thing I’ve learned(…)

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