Monthly Archives: December 2008

Freeing Africans from Tribal Anxiety

Here is an an excellent article by an Athiest about the positive influence of Chrisitanity on Africa. It reminds me of my experiences in Africa and the making of the James Tembo film. Here are some excerpts:   Now a … Continue reading

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Iranian Presidential Nonsense

I am still finishing a book I got at the Western (wailing) Wall in Jerusalem. I want to finish that book before my next of three last Israel posts. In the meantime I came upon this:   An alternative Christmas … Continue reading

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Around the Temple Mount

One of the internal puzzles I have carried these 26 years of salvation is the reality of the Western wall or wailing wall and the words that Jesus spoke about not one stone of the temple standing upon another. This … Continue reading

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Up to Jerusalem

As we were leaving for Jerusalem traveling down the Jordan valley; Nola gave us the 4 A’s on touring. Anticipate: think, pray, map, talk. Approach: forget the past, look ahead. Acknowledge: be there, breathe it in. Afterthoughts: meditate, bible, maps, … Continue reading

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North of the Galilee

It was a rainy day that had us moving north towards Mt. Herman. Our guide was visibly happy about the rains, and even though it would not help our tour, I was also. You begin to share Nola’s nationalist feelings … Continue reading

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