Pray for Teri

This morning at 4.30 AM GMT Teri began to have some serious chest pains.  They subsided at 7.00 AM and she is doing well, but the doctors are wanting to keep her in the hospital until at least tomorrow morning so they can run tests.  Thank you for keeping her in your prayers.

Great Advice from Charles Spurgeon

In enlarging upon my text, let me say first, — when you commence your ministry make up your mind to begin with a clean sheet; be deaf and blind to the longstanding differences which may survive in the church. AS soon as you enter upon your pastorate you may be waited upon by persons who […]

Muslims – 3rd Largest Religious Group in Ireland

I just got a link to an article from Bro. Martin Wickens about Muslims being the third largest religious group in Ireland.  We have got to do all we can to reach all people from all backgrounds and nationalities.  The world is coming to us.

Thanksgiving in Northern Ireland

We had a wonderful Thanksgiving Day today.  In the morning, I went with Ronnie Smith up to Carndonagh to see about holding a gospel outreach in that town next year.  In the afternoon, we relaxed some and then painted some of Grant’s room.  In the evening, we had a wonderful meal with some friends of […]

Jason & Lori Holt – Chile

God is truly doing some amazing things through Jason & Lori Holt in Chile.  Teri and I went to Bible College with this couple.  Teri and Lori were roommates in Bible college.  Jason and I met for the first time I think while we were doing “lanscaping” (a glorified name for “week pullers”) to pay […]

When You are Not Failing You are Not Growing

I read that quote on this blog, and it really helped me.  I have failed so many times that I am ashamed.  I have struggled alot in my life with failure because I am a perfectionist and want people to think I am perfect.  (I know, I know, you already knew that I am not […]

Don’t Knock It

Growing up we did alot of door knocking in the churches that I attended.  During Bible College and High School, I enjoyed door knocking to some extent but I did not see that we got many results from it.  After I got on the mission field, I began to get a bad attitude about door […]

Control Freak

This article  just had a major impact on me.  I am definitely a control freak at times and need to enable, empower, and release other to grow and do the ministry.