IT’S BEEN SIX MONTHS Just six months ago dear Sharon passed into the presence of our gracious, loving, glorious, Savior, Lord, and Redeemer, Jesus. I still cry a lot as I think of her and our life together. I think our children do too. My crying is usually a momentary surge as I see a … More I Saw The Baby!
57/17 Thats how many trainings (57) our Divine Expedition team has done in 17 cities in Brazil (they spell it Brasil) since 2018. Twenty eight (28) of those trainings have been conducted since the Covid-19 pandemic began in 2020. One result is that there are now 22 Divine Expedition Master Trainers in Brazil, helping conduct … More Divine Expedition Life Changes in Brazil
50 YEARS OF BASKETBALL MINISTRY I just returned from the 50th year of ministry celebration for News Release Basketball. Back in 1971, I attended a missions conference at Cedar Mill Bible Church in Portland, Oregon and heard a speaker, Norm Cook, speak about basketball evangelism. Since I was working in ministry with students at UCLA, … More “Things That Matter”
AMOST JOINED SHARON As I lay in the Covid isolation wing of Ronald Regan Emergency Hospital for a second full day, the attending doctor told me that the trajectory of my Covid pneumonia was not good. She then asked what I wanted to have happen if my oxygen level continued to drop, requiring more and … More Unfinished Business
SHARON’S CELEBRATION OF LIFE Two weeks ago our family was joined by many friends, all of whom are precious to us, to celebrate the life of our dear Sharon. All six of our children, two of our grandchildren, and two son’s in laws gave tribute to Sharon (and another granddaughter and her husband led the … More I Forgot to Say This…
2020-2021 “MULTIPLICANDEMIC” UPDATE I can’t say it any better than Phil Graf (son-in-law, co-designer of the Divine Expedition training, and fellow Global Training Network staff member): “Although the pandemic caused many restrictions on international travel, it didn’t stop local trainings. In each country where we have raised up Master Trainers, they have facilitated without us … More 2021-2022 — Multliplicandemic