As our time in Belize wrapped up a number of people asked me what impacted me most, what stuck with me after all we had done and experienced. Each time I had the same instantaneous visual fill my mind. It was a beautiful internal collage of the peopl......read more
Taught a basic audio class to a fine group of young people this afternoon at the New Life Masih Ghar Church. Explaining simple signal flow from microphone to speakers. They were very receptive and eager to learn. Feeling very privileged to share my knowledge with others around the world, all for the the glory of God and advancing His Kingdom!
Very blessed to worship today with this culturally diverse congregation. After the service we were treated to their usual after service meal of traditional Indian cuisine. Very lovely and friendly people who are not shy about striking up a conversation w...
I just realized I have blood smeared on my hand - I smashed a mosquito on the wall of my room. My face has bites all over it! But I can tell you that mosquito bites have been the very worst part of this trip! The rest of it has been full of joy and grace! Where have I seen God? Playing "Nirtz" (a card game) with kids from South Africa who live in Mozambique and an English boy who lives in Pakistan.
Some general insights from Alan–Day 1: started out with a wonderful european breakfast. So many of the mentors have vast mission field experience and the atmosphere is rich with comraderie and loving support.
Am I called? Is God telling me to quit my job and move to Africa?
In a couple of weeks I'll have the pleasure of leading worship for a group of people who are sincerely searching. They're searching the mind and heart of God for direction in their own Missional Journeys, possibly leading them into full-time service. The Journey Deepens retreat weekends happen across the US throughout the year and Carol Grever asked the World Music Mission for some help. These couples and single folks will quiet themselves and listen for a weekend that includes worship and counsel from people who have been there and done it all under the guidance of a mission agency. Maybe t...