My frog

My frog

Here’s a little tidbit I’ll just throw out there for free. If you’ve been in a smaller-sized training or consultation with me you may recognize the picture accompanying this blog entry. That’s my frog. After we finish a session, I like to toss the frog. Each person...
Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas! I will be taking a break from writing on my blog during the week between Christmas and New Years this year. If you’d like to read anyway, I’d recommend looking through some of the archives and doing searches on topics of interest to you. As God has...

If you don’t enjoy it here, go home!

“If you don’t enjoy it here, go home!”  That’s the advice Carlos (formerly Chuck) has for missionaries. To be an effective missionary, we don’t just need to understand the culture. We need to embrace it and enjoy it. Jesus engaged the culture he lived in. He went to...
What we can learn from the Ethiopian Orthodox Church

What we can learn from the Ethiopian Orthodox Church

This entry is from guest blogger Tara Miller, frequent co-author on my books. Over Thanksgiving weekend I visited an Ethiopian Orthodox Church.  Sometimes it’s refreshing to go into a situation where everything is different so you don’t have preconceived...

His love endures forever

1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good. His love endures forever. 2 Give thanks to the God of gods. His love endures forever. 3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords: His love endures forever. 4 to him who alone does great wonders, His love endures forever. 5 who by his...