God has been saying something to me for a while regarding food, drink and thankfulness. I have not studied the feasts at all, but I get the impression God ordered a lot of meals, I know there will be a wedding feast in heaven, the first sin was oriented around what we ate, Jesus’ firstContinue reading “Mission thoughts on food”
One of the rhythms that I like to practice is eating regularly with people. Since we recently moved to our new town of Charlottesville, we haven’t met that many people who would be willing to share a meal. Truth is, we’ve only asked one couple (and it was successful!) but I thought of another way.Continue reading “Pizza and Man Talk”
just to follow up on the last post because I think it display a great point. My sister in law had the cookies made but none of her neighbors get home until after 7pm because most everybody commutes. This might be seen as a fail but I think the Lord got the memo. He’s notContinue reading “Cookies were made…”
I’ll never get over how simple the first steps can be. My sister in law, moving towards a missional life, baked cookies enough for two of her neighbors this evening. I’m looking forward to good stories about this later on, but already, the effort is worth mentioning. Her husband is full time working inContinue reading “Missional living Part 2”
I’ve always thought I would be a missionary, but lately, I have been realizing that my dreams will probably come true here in the states where our culture is turning (or has turned) post modern, post Christian and whatever other term you might like to add. I really want to appear on a podcast, orContinue reading “missional living part 1”
Before every great moment is great coaching. Your best fruit grows on other trees. Pushing out leaders creates leaders. Sending is sacrifice. When people see they are valued not cogs more leaders rise up.
top 5 things we fight about A. How to cook food B. Where to spend money C. Raising children D. I’m a jerk for not being nice enough. This a not really a topic but when I’m in a quarreling mood no conversation can be pleasant. This sparks another river of thought; top 3 moodContinue reading “Fighting”