CONVERSION, DISCIPLESHIP, AND LIGHTING UP THE DARKNESS Global Training Network just concluded its annual Leadership Gathering. One of the books we chewed on was Bill Hull’s “Conversion and Discipleship: You Can’t Have One Without the Other.” It was a challenging read, pointing to Christ’s Great Commission to “make disciples of all people.” Among other things, … More Light up the darkness!
THE INVITATION TO TRAIN LEADERS IN NEPAL In the last year, God opened the door for Global Training Network to provide training to 90% of Nepal’s pastors by invitation from the Nepali Christian Society. Over 30 pastors and ministries have invited GTN to provide training to pastors in 40 of Nepal’s 75 districts. Each group that … More Nepal, Global Training Network, and Sharon (and me)
HOME AT LAST After a week in the hospital and two plus weeks in a rehabilitation institute, Sharon was able to return home (Yeah!). I thought it would only be appropriate to look my best to lure her back home after all the good care (but not so good food…pureed fish and toast…Yuk!). While she was … More The Beat…and the Care…Goes On
CHINESE BIBLE CHURCH OF MARYLAND As I mentioned in our last On Expedition update, Sharon had a brain bleed just before our return to Los Angeles from a speaking trip to the East Coast. Up to that point it was a wonderful trip. Our main destination was Rockville, Maryland where I was the missions emphasis … More Sharon Update…a shocking end to a great trip.
LIGHT INTO DARKNESS: PANKRÁC PRISON Following our ministry stops in Geneva (Crossroads Church in Ferney Voltaire, France) and Interlaken (Traction Retreat for at risk missionaries), I flew to Prague with two of the Traction Christian psychologist staff, Rich Morey and Donnie Valliere. We started our time there by joining several Czech Christians to minister at the Pankrác … More Darkness and Light: PANKRÁC, TACESTA, MOUNTAINVIEW…and EL ESCORIAL
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