5 Ways to Pray on December 5th

Please join us in praying on December 5th for Ethiopia and specifically for the Kore’ (Korah) area…  Here are some ways we’d love for you to join us in prayer.  Please also post comments in the form of prayers – we’d love to have a journal of prayers here. 1.  Please pray for the families who struggle to sustain themselves in the Kore’ area and who have to make tough decisions about… Read More

Solitude in the City

A few years ago on the cover of Leadership Journal there was a beautiful picture that will stick with me for a long time.   It showed a man camping out with a tent in Times Square.   It was a picture of stark contrast – in the middle of the hustle, distractions and noise of Times Square there was a person practicing solitude.   Perhaps the reason why I loved the… Read More

Jesus and the Leper

“A man with leprosy came and knelt before him and said, ‘Lord, if you are willing, you can make me clean.’ Jesus reached out His hand and touched the man.  ‘I am willing,’ he said.  ‘Be clean!’  Immediately he was cured of his leprosy.”  Matthew 8:2 – 3 Leprosy is definitely one of those diseases that I never have encountered much, nor did I ever expect to.  Cancer, of course.  HIV, yes…. Read More