Category Archives: animals

BALI, coming-of-age ceremony 60 years ago

(All in the Same Boat, continued) This event, which took place in two days, turned out to be the coming-of-age ceremony for a young cousin, and Rai invited our whole family to attend. At the appointed time he took us … Continue reading

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SHORT STORY: When I Named the Kangaroo

“The woman took of its fruit and ate and tried to give some to her husband also but he would not eat. . .” “Adam?”  The soft voice came again, a little less confidently. Before his eyes the purple fruit … Continue reading

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“Forgiven and Free,” August 18, 2018 SoCal Harvest with Greg Laurie

With an attendance at Angel Stadium of 100,000 over the 3 nights of the Harvest, plus 74,300 who watched the Harvest webcast and  267,800 who watched Facebook Live, we praise God for 9,260 professions of faith–9,260 individuals who came into … Continue reading

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Eyewitnesses: What is Heaven like? Who will be there? Do animals go to Heaven? Answers by Colton Burpo & Akiane

Do you believe heaven is real? According to Colton Burpo and Akiane Kramarik it is! A child art prodigy, Akiane began creating extraordinary, lifelike paintings of Jesus at a very young age. One of her most significant artworks is “Prince of … Continue reading

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Ants: Dratted little miracles

  “Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise! It has no commander, no overseer or ruler, yet it stores its provisions in summer and gathers its food at harvest.” Proverbs 6:6-8 I don’t mind them … Continue reading

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You get what you pray for

“When my father and mother forsake me, then the LORD will take me up.” Psalm 27:10 I was 19, newly born again. I loved my family so much, I immediately wrote to share the good news with them. I copied … Continue reading

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Body search – 2

Continued: On the Sunday following Jesus’ death, rumors of that morning’s empty tomb spread like wildfire throughout Jerusalem. “That very day” Jesus himself caught up with two of his own disciples on the road to Emmaus as they were discussing … Continue reading

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