Time to Go to China

Posted by on 1.14.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

7:13 PM The weather in Buffalo changed dramatically overnight. A cold front hit, dropping temps into the low 20s. The day started with rain that turned to blowing snow and ice. The low tonight should be around 17.7:06 PM Last year I made a list of all the last-second things that had to be done before leaving for China the n …

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Buffalo in January

Posted by on 1.13.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

3:46 PM I’m writing this note from the lobby of the Holiday Inn somewhere east of Buffalo, New York. Buffalo in January is supposed to be cold and snowy. Very snowy. Not this year. The weather here is a lot like Tupelo, a little colder but not much. I didn’t see a bit of snow on the ground as the plane landed.I& …

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Packing for China

Posted by on 1.12.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

6:54 PM We’re in the countdown for our China trip. Here’s the latest Beijing weather forecast. That’s a lot colder than Tupelo. We heard (via IM from Mark) that Nick arrived in China early this morning. But he forgot to pack his shoes and his winter coat. So he’s wearing moccasins and a sweater, head …

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Interview on WMBI Tomorrow Morning

Posted by on 1.11.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

5:17 PM Just found out that I will be interviewed by Mark Elfstrand tomorrow morning on WMBI, 90.1 FM, at 7:45 CDT.

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Another Brother Joins the Ranks

Posted by on 1.10.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

4:20 PM Nancy Pearcey explains why intelligent design will win.3:56 PM God at work on the other side of the world . . .
Another brother was added to the ranks tonight . . . A guy we’ve met with for two or three times was the only one to come, and we were going to give the bridge the gap speech to everyone to ensure t …

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Countdown to China

Posted by on 1.9.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

7:12 PM Special thanks to Randy Birkey and the team at Birkey.com for developing the Keep Believing site over the last few months. Since late September my main weblog has been on the Crosswalk website. Over the next few weeks, I’m going to migrate the daily weblog to this website. But it will take a while to make the …

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The Wild Boys

Posted by on 1.8.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

Dudley and Nick—the Wild Boys

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Does God Hear Hindu Prayers?

Posted by on 1.7.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

I have a friend whose mother has recently been diagnosed with cancer. My friend has an acquaintance who said she would offer prayers for her mother. There is only one problem. The acquaintance is Hindu. She is going to go to the Hindu temple to offer prayers to one of the Hindu gods (there are hundreds of thousands, maybe m …

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Peanut Brittle for Dessert

Posted by on 1.6.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

3:45 PM Our final Christmas present arrived today, and it was a happy surprise. Wayne Watkins sent us a big tin of his incomparable, delectable, totally awesome, homemade peanut brittle. I never even liked peanut brittle until Wayne started giving us some of his about ten years ago. Now I’m addicted, but only to Wayne …

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Don’t Click Here

Posted by on 1.5.06 in Christian News, Uncategorized

1:01 PM We leave for China in ten days.1:00 PM Check out the button to the left that says Don’t Click Here.11:04 AM While surfing the Internet, I found a weblog called A Day in the Life of Three Bassets.

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