Heartbroken 3/11/11 but sent

3/11/11 was the day I was heartbroken for the Japanese people with the Tsunami impacting Sendai & Fukushima. While at my last job I was frantic wanting to go help. 8 years later I'm in Japan on my 2nd mission trip in 9 months to encourage my Japanese family in sharing Gospel and starting house … Continue reading Heartbroken 3/11/11 but sent

Healing the brokenhearted by David Heisler

Healing the Brokenhearted   “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised, …” [Luke … Continue reading Healing the brokenhearted by David Heisler

“He Saved Others” – A Response

Here are two responses I got:  “Love is its own reward, isn't it . . .?”  & “….. And in the seeing and unfolding of reconciliation in each and every person we share the exquisite joy He experienced before and after the cross …… "Who for the joy that was set before Him endured the … Continue reading “He Saved Others” – A Response

Japan 2018 memories

Apple's photo app in the cloud makes these seemingly random movies of your digital media. This collection was offered tonight after a recent juggling of reloading my photo library, music library and an updated Apple TV on which you can watch the most amazing high-definition screen savers that appear after a few minutes on your … Continue reading Japan 2018 memories

James by Norman Grubb part 4

Notes from Norman James By Norman P. Grubb In the very beginning he says, "Now what we are talking about is the trying of your faith that works patience, that you may be perfect." He jumps all the background. "You are to have plenty of joy and plenty of trials." The very first step my … Continue reading James by Norman Grubb part 4

James by Norman Grubb part 3

Notes from Norman James By Norman P. Grubb His whole problem is how to face the double in life? We are not double, we are one. The whole of his letter consists of being confronted with apparent doubles. How do you handle your doubles, your inconsistencies, and your opposites? He is talking to believers. The … Continue reading James by Norman Grubb part 3

James by Norman Grubb part 2

Notes from Norman James By Norman P. Grubb The hidden secret of the letter and its real point is, that his hearers have to find out what the secret is of which he speaks as "the perfect law of liberty." An unusual phrase, nowhere else to be found in the scriptures. In Chapter 1:25 says, … Continue reading James by Norman Grubb part 2

James by Norman Grubb part 1

Notes from Norman James By Norman P. Grubb James is different from any of the other letters. Somewhat the same way the book of Esther is different from any other book in the Old Testament. There is a profound work of Spirit; yet, the Spirit and God are hardly mentioned. James is a little like … Continue reading James by Norman Grubb part 1

Seasons Greetings and a Joy-filled New Year

Seasons Greetings and a Joy-filled New Year Thank you to everyone and anyone who chosen to follow us or subscribe to our communication. I have not said often enough how much I appreciate a like or comment on our blog as we share Christ's life in and as us. Thank You 🙏 ❤️ Since 2015 … Continue reading Seasons Greetings and a Joy-filled New Year