May, 2009

Pacifist vs. Peaceful

A few days ago one of our missionaries was driving to the church where she works, when she heard two...

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Deep South…And I Do Mean Deep!

In my previous post I mentioned former Confederate soldiers who brought their families here to Brazil after the Civil war,...

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Memorial Day Reflections

Celebrating Memorial Day in a foreign country can be complicated. When the country in question is overwhelmingly pacifist in its...

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Book Review: Pain and Pretending

“Pain and Pretending” should be in the library of anyone in Christian service who plans on doing any counseling–which would...

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God’s Amazing Grace on Sunday

If you have been reading the most recent blog posts, you may have gotten the impression that last weekend was...

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Youth Conference

One of our local churches, Sião Baptist, recently hosted a youth conference with the theme “Winning the Battle”. The motiff...

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Michael Comings, Photographer

At the aforementioned puppetry school I gave the camera to Mikey, with the intention that he take picture of the...

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Yet Another Puppetry School

This one was held at our sponsoring church, Novo Juazeiro Baptist. Normally our puppetry schools run two days, and include...

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Book Review: The Hole in our Gospel

Before reading “The Hole in our Gospel”, the back cover gave me pause. How much was I going to gain...

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