Archive for September, 2006

Updated Prayer Requests

September 22nd, 2006

At the top of this page there is a tab entitled “Prayer Requests.”  I just posted an update of things we need prayer for over the next 2 weeks or so.  We need all the prayer we can get right now.  Thank you.

IT’S TIME!!!

September 21st, 2006

I always knew when this moment finally came, it would rank as one of the most scary moments of my life. Today the building was approved to be placed on the market.
I wish I had a Gideon like experience. When Gideon snuck down to the enemy camp, he heard the people saying encouraging […]

Plunder

September 20th, 2006

I was thinking this week about the exodus. Specifically, how when God’s people left Egypt, God moved and they plundered the Egyptians on the way out. God moved the hearts of the Egyptians to give God’s people a vast amount of valuable things. I am struck by how similar that story is from our own.
This […]

Reading for What?

September 9th, 2006

Abraham Heschel says in his book, God In Search of Man, that while the Greeks studied to comprehend, and western thinkers study to apply their knowledge in a practical way, the ancient Hebrews studied to revere God.
I guess that begs the question do I stumble into moments of reverence and awe, overwhelmed by the amazingness […]

Life Rhythms

September 7th, 2006

I don’t believe personal well being to be something idolized and over-pursued. That said, in my context, I find a healthy life rhythm essential in maintaining mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual health. Why is it ‘exercising’ effects my spiritual health? Why is it ‘consistency’ effects my emotional health? I am sure […]

Prayer Request (UPDATED!!!)

September 1st, 2006

I have heard that Hutcheson’s is planning on asking us to be out of the building as of the middle of the month meaning we are homeless for a season. We are praying that they will change their mind, since we are attempting to purchase the building. We are also looking interim space between the […]