Praise God for his Spirit who illumines our minds with the truth of Scripture. What a pleasure it is to meditate on a familiar passage and to have it explode with glory! The truth, the meaning, the glory had been there all along, we were just unable to feel its weight. And then in a […]

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Many modern missionaries see themselves as professionals who are already experts, having been allowed by their agencies to train themselves. Some are more mature individuals who have had successful careers, and perhaps the assumption is made that they automatically have the skills they need for church planting.  And yet, it has become clear to many […]

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Since writing “A Bookhound’s Folly” a few months ago, I have been thinking a lot about my reading habits. This vein of thought led me to begin reading How to Read a Book by Mortimer J. Adler. While I’m only a quarter of the way through, the practical wisdom in the book is already revolutionizing the I […]

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