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I Love Advent!

December 1, 2010


“We see, and yet we do not see; we become acquainted; and yet we still need to become further acquainted; we knows, but we are still very ignorant. It is a photograph that we are able and unable to see.” Carlo Carretto It could very well be that the season of Advent is my favorite […]

The Day After…

December 26, 2009


Well yesterday was my first Christmas away from my family and I guess it was an interesting experience. It was not too terribly sad, except for a few moments it most just felt like another day. Being here in Cambodia everything just went on like any other day, children went to school, businesses were open […]

Take 3…

December 23, 2009


Alright this is take three of my next blog post. The first of which happened a few days ago. I wrote for about an hour and it was truly hideous to the point where I was ashamed to post it. I just, for whatever reason, could not find my stride and could tell that i […]

The Final Chapter but not the end

December 13, 2009


Today I we had our last Christmas performance of the season and it was a wonderful ending. We have our Christmas program at CLCA Orphanage ¬†and the kids di not dissapoint in the least. There was singing, dancing, drama, and of course feeding the kids which is the most rewarding part. Whats great about this […]

Can we please wait a little while before putting Jesus back on the cross?

December 11, 2009


First things first I have an awesome story to tell. This past Thanksgiving was my first away from my family and I mentioned in my blog about how I always pray for the meal and then I wrote out a pray with the help of something I read by Thomas Pettepiece. Well today I signed […]

Ah its the Season of Advent…

November 23, 2009


Today begins the first day in the book that I have been reading through “A Guide to Prayer for Minsters and Other Servants” and so I will work to make sure that I follow this guide everyday through the Christian calendar. I have never been on for this kind of thing which is exactly why […]