Monthly Archives: October 2006

Fresh Start

Neh 4:10 Then Judah said, "The strength of the laborers is failing, and there is so much rubbish that we are not able to build the wall."   I don’t want to make a poor comparison here, but a big … Continue reading

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Breakfast in Prescott

  I have a surprise task of preaching this Sunday morning. I found myself looking through old sermons, remembering the situations in Zambia that sparked some of the sermons. The mechanics of sermon building have become an important element of … Continue reading

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Church Drama

Had a good service tonight, dealing with moving on when people close to you don’t continue on. Preached lightly with enough humor to deal with a serious issue. My own family began to bother me a little bit as they … Continue reading

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North Korea

The directions of politics and international relations will always flow in the direction established by bible prophecy. I use an illustration in my sermons about talking with a Muslim patriarch before I left Zambia. He asked me what I thought … Continue reading

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Lineman’s Dream

Leaving Safford I met Joan and Audra in Casa Grande. We were gathering together to see Ryan Cunningham play football. We remember Ryan and Audra playing guns around our houses in Zambia. No more guns as we know what every … Continue reading

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Safford Meeting

I just finished a revival in Safford AZ for Pastor Tommy Seals and his wife Clara. I had a great time. Last night I preached a ministry sermon and things were going well until I began to challenge people to … Continue reading

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New Ideas

  I read a blog entry about Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s http://billbradley.pajamasmedia.com/2006/10/10/schwarzeneggers_secret_weapon.php $20 million phone operation to get out the vote in California. I was comparing this to our church efforts to hand out flyers inviting people to special events or … Continue reading

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Safford and dating

Sorry, I will have to wait on photos until I am able to download the new tool. Turned all security off, but still unable to download.   I had a wonderful drive to Safford AZ. Beautiful scenery climbing out of … Continue reading

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Wickenburg

Wickenburg is the town in which I got saved. I was traveling through Arizona on my way to New Mexico to sell a house semi-owned by my traveling companion and go to Europe. We ran out of money in Augila … Continue reading

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Fresh Start

We have been back in America for 1 month now. I want to start keeping up the blog properly. “I want” will hopefully translate out as “I will”. I am losing my status as an overseas pastor which gave me … Continue reading

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