Adventures of the Heart It was my privilege to be part of two retreats in the past several months. The first was called Adventures of the Heart (AOTH), and was held in the Rocky Mountains in Colorado. It was led by our friend Reese Bricken and our son Linus Jr. The emphasis was on discovering … More 3 Retreats, 3 Churches, and a Prison
ACTS 1:7-8 – TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH In Acts, Jesus said to his disciples, “It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and … More How Far Can You See?
DIVINE ETERNAL ROYALTIES In our last letter (see July On Expedition Update) I wrote about “DIVINE RESIDUALS” (a quantity that remains or is left over after an initial investment). In addition to divine residuals, we also receive “DIVINE ROYALTIES.” One definition of a royalty is a sum paid as a compensation for an investment made. Read some … More Eternal Royalties
RESIDUALS: LETTER TO SHARON AND LAINA Definition of a residual: a quantity that remains or is left over at the end of a process or after an initial investment. Following is a residual from Phil Graf’s and my recent trip to train leaders in Brazil. It was sent as a letter sent to Sharon and Laina … More “Residuals” from Brazil…Thank you Sharon and Laina
REMEMBER THAT OLD SONG? “I’ve got that joy, joy, joy, joy, down in my heart. Where? Down in my heart. Where? Down in my heart…to stay.” Phil Graf, Josh Kienzle and I have been in Brazil for several weeks, along with a bunch of Brazilians (and one American-Brazilian), training other Brazilians. The song above expresses the way … More I’ve Got that Joy (#1), Joy (#2), Joy (#3), Joy (#4) Down in My Heart
BRAZIL: FOUR CITIES, THREE PHASES Phil Graf (co-designer of the Divine Expedition training), Josh Kienzle (Global Training Network’s Director of Operations) and I are about to fly to Brazil to train leaders in four cities. Following is a summary of the cities we will visit and and the training we will present—as well as a few responses from our … More Next Up: Brazil