The Scandal of the Gospel – Relationships

For not even His brothers believed in Him. John 7:5  Then Jesus went home, and once again a crowd gathered, so that He and His disciples could not even eat. And when His family heard it, they went out to seize Him, for they were saying, “He is out of his mind.” Mark 3:20-21 I… Continue reading The Scandal of the Gospel – Relationships

Silver Anniversary Thoughts

Twenty five years have come and gone……we were young and so in love! Today, looking back we see that by God’s grace alone do we stand…….Jesus walks before us leading the way. Blind and foolish we have wavered and faltered…….but with God’s bright light, our path was illumined and bettered. We’ve hurt each other through… Continue reading Silver Anniversary Thoughts

Baby, Oh Baby! Lost & Found at the Cross


“It’s a girl!”

So began my life in a hospital located right beside a lake where unwanted baby girls were drowned, near Bangalore, India. Fortunately for me, in a country where over 50 million baby girls are missing through gender-cide, my birth mother chose life! I can only imagine the horror of life as an orphan if left abandoned after birth. I was then adopted at 10 months old, just six months after my severely traumatized six year old brother …
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Oceans Apart My Bride!

Passenger airplane taking off from airport headed over the Pacific ocean.

Little did I know that in the next few months my life as I knew it would drastically change….for the better! I had made a choice not to date throughout my school and college years but to wait for God to lead me to my future wife whenever He knew I was ready for marriage. So, I waited!

Marriage – Love or Arranged – For Better, For Worse

Choosing whom or what we worship is THE most important decision any human being makes. Jesus demands that choice of us. The second most important decision is choosing a life partner. Over the past few years, Peter and I have had a chance to talk to several young people about marriage and finding a life… Continue reading Marriage – Love or Arranged – For Better, For Worse