His small act of kindness has been a fresh reminder for me. It is as if the Lord keeps saying, “These are the acts that move the world. These are the acts that touch and pry open people’s hearts.
At some point, your “red-white-and-blue” should probably take a back seat to someone’s little girl dying because you were afraid you might get bombed (there has never been a terrorist attack on American soil by a refugee).
For those who have been following our story, the jury is still out regarding whether or not I will have the opportunity to work toward my Ph.D. overseas. The scholarship for which I am most hopeful was just posted and it will probably be another 2-3 months before the process concludes. In the meantime, thereContinue reading “Life and More Life”
One blog post for the last three weeks? Impossible. So much has happened. Last February, long before my wife and I had a clue about what would transpire throughout the remainder of 2015, we began looking at each other and saying, “We want to go on the adventure of a lifetime.” And then, inContinue reading “The Adventure of a Lifetime: An Update from Spokane, WA”
Things do not always go as you plan. There are bumps and bends in the road that are invisible at a distance. This is life. This fact of life is true whether you are a follower of Christ, a Muslim, a Buddhist, an agnostic, or an atheist. It does not matter. The old cliche,Continue reading “Next: The Step Before the Step”