Merry Christmas from the Comings Family in Brazil

Last night we had our traditional Christmas Eve get-together with our extended Brazilian family. Itacyara was in charge of the...

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Snapshots of Missionary Life: Candid Pics, Ministry Pics, Bug Pics, and More Food Pics Than Normal

It’s been two weeks since our last Snapshots post, so we have a pretty good-sized picture trove to share today....

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To Your Tents, O Ebenezer!

Alternate titles for this post included “A Tent-ative Solution” and “For All In Tents and Purposes”. In case you haven’t...

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Destroying Leviathan: Some Thoughts on the 2020 Election

In the part of Brazil where I live, it doesn’t take long for people to figure out that I’m not...

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James 1:25 – The Sons of Liberty

But he who looks into the perfect law of liberty and continues in it, and is not a forgetful hearer...

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Snapshots of Missionary Life: A Little Old, a Little New

This week’s collection features some interesting pictures taken while out and about, as well as a couple ministry updates. View...

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James 1:23-24 – Mirror, Mirror on the Wall…

For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man observing his...

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Reading List for November, 2020: A Brazilian Philosopher, an Assistant Pig Keeper, Some Consequential Ideas, and more…

Introdução ao Filosofar (Introduction to Philosophizing) by Berg A. Bornheim Introduction to Philosophizing (in Portuguese, “Introdução ao Filosofar”) is a...

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Snapshots of Missionary Life: Preaching, Pets, Points of Interest, more…

After the youth retreat, our lives returned to some semblance of normal. Here’s a peek at what “normal” looks like…...

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The Three-Headed Monster that Killed Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is dead. For all practical purposes, as a time when society as a whole pauses to thank God for...

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