Tag Archives: India

Praying for failure

My former youth pastor who is now a senior pastor is currently in India for the purpose of planting a church in a region that is pretty much unreached with the gospel.  As I follow his updates on Facebook where … Continue reading

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Measuring relationship?

It is never easy to quantify what it means to walk in relationship with Father. I remember when we were visiting in India, our friend Ravi made an interesting statement: it takes more faith to live in relationship than it … Continue reading

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Leadership Essentials

When we were in Shillong, India, Reuben Pradhan told us about a missionary he knew who traveled into the jungle to visit a tribe that had recently been introduced to the gospel. This tribe had been fairly untouched by modern … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

When we were in Tura, India, we learned that the believers there were being persecuted not by Hindus or Muslims, but by Baptists and Catholics. In, fact some believers had been pelted with stones and others beaten shortly before we … Continue reading

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Reduced to Love

The two weeks before and the week following the trip to India have strung together some of the most painfully difficult days I’ve ever struggled through. My most important relationships have been sorely tried. All hell’s broken loose in the … Continue reading

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Relationship over Ministry

I just watched a youtube video on Evelyn Glennie giving a lecture on how to listen to music with your whole body. Evelyn Glennie is the world’s foremost percussionist. Evelyn Glennie is deaf. In the video, she gives a very … Continue reading

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Heading home

Tonight is the last night of our visit in India. We’ve been here almost 3 weeks, and tomorrow we begin our 30+ hours of air travel and layovers to reach California. Looking back we can clearly see that this trip … Continue reading

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Greetings from Shillong

Greetings from Shillong, A clear sky, and easy breeze has set the stage for this Sunday morning in Shillong. This city sits atop a plateau at an elevation of over 5,000ft so the temperature and humidity here are very comfortable. … Continue reading

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Greetings from India

Greetings from India. We’re just about halfway through our visit here, and Father has blessed us each step of the way. The purpose for coming was to visit and encourage believers that have left the institutional church in the areas … Continue reading

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A Visit To India

In a few days David and I will heading out to India to share with some folks that have been using our DVD series as a workshop. We’ll be joined by Ravi Philemon once we arrive. We met Ravi back … Continue reading

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