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We sat at lunch watching extreme winter sports on TV.  What a bunch of crazy and mixed up people!  They were jumping off of ramps on snowmobiles and flying through the air.  Every clip showed someone barely escaping death as they crashed and burned onto the hard winter ice.  What makes people do such crazy…

286 People Need Me To Turn Off My TV

As I have been living in Romans 12 and trying to understand how we are “conformed to the image of this world” I have been amazed at the amount of information that supports this text.  One of my favorite books is “Flickering Pixels” by Shane Hipps.  In this wonderful book he explains how our faith…

I Am 287th

This new series has been a challenge for all of us.  We live in a selfish society in the middle of one of the wealthiest counties in the world.  For us to climb down off of the ladder of success is a huge jump.  Most of us are on the top levels of our careers…

Free day

Sorry I haven’t written. I have absolutely zero time to think these days and I use that time for strategiorization with Kim. Leaving the orphanage was so hard. The caregivers wept with joy and sadness as they said goodbye on a rainy and cold day in Siberia. The kids cried quietly all the way to…

A Good sign

I didn’t get the license of the truck that ran over us but he backed up to make sure we were down. A three hour delay on a plane in DC put us in Moscow just in time for rush hour traffic. After 3 hours in traffic waves of exhaustion made us feel like a…