I have a vision for seeing what I am calling an “army of servants” or “volunteer ambassadors” raised up to partner with us at ServeNow to accomplish what we believe God has put on our hearts to accomplish. I realized not long after I started working with ServeNow that the passage Jesus stood up and … More An Army of Volunteer Servants!
I wrote a blog article not long ago (The Secret Privilege of a Servant) on Jesus’ first miracle (John 2) and mentioned it is one of my favorite stories. One reason is because of something I’ve been thinking about a lot lately. In that story Jesus includes the servants who were “standing by” in the … More Behind the Scenes
Proverbs 16:9 “In his heart a man plans his course, but the Lord determines his steps.” Proverbs 20:22 “A man’s steps are directed by the Lord. How then can anyone understand his own way?” These two Proverbs have been very meaningful and comforting to me lately in the midst of many changes, decisions and experiences (with … More Trusting God to Direct Our Steps
I used to have many misconceptions about the poor. I’ve also had prejudices against the “rich” for that matter. For example, I used to think it was wrong to be wealthy and that all poor people were miserable. I’ve since realized that there are rich people who are very generous and humble (and that it’s … More What I have Learned from the “Poor”
I just got back from my third trip to the beautiful Asian country of Myanmar (Burma) and wanted to take a moment to share a few highlights in this blog article. I was thankful to have with me a friend from NJ who is gifted musically and vocally and who the kids/people were so happy … More Myanmar (Burma) 2015 Mission Trip