Category Archives: missions

Charity ADHD — #1word5voices #40days

Did you ever get a Happy Fun Ball?  It was a toy ball that swept the nation back in the 90’s.  Everyone had one!  It was produced by Wacky Products Incorporated (and its parent company, Global Chemical Unlimited) and sold … Continue reading

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I can’t wait anymore. Can you? — #1word5voices #40days #ENDITmovement #humantrafficking @enditmovement

This morning, I put a red X on my hand right before I woke up my 6 year old for school.  Did you know that nearly 1 in 5 victims of slavery is a child?  Did you know that the … Continue reading

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Look, an advertisement! — #1word5voices #rethinkchurch #40days #look

Look around you right now.  What do you see?  Think about your day so far today.  Was there anything out of the ordinary that popped out to you? We live in a world bombarded with commercials and advertisements designed to … Continue reading

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Mission is a four letter word

Mission is a four letter word. Do you remember the first time you ever let a four letter word fly around your mom or dad?  I’ve never skydived but I’m fairly certain that you have a “WHAT HAVE I DONE?? … Continue reading

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Being in love with an idea ≠ living out that idea — #justice #rethinkchurch #rethinkChristmas

In the past week, has there been anything that riled you up into a froth?  Has there been anything that you feel is just WRONG?  I’m not talking about the guy who cut you off in traffic or the nasty … Continue reading

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Go find yourself – Lent day 24 #40days #rethinkchurch

So many people talk about wanting to “find” themselves that it has become a cliché. Conveniently enough, people need to “find themselves” in fantastic locations like western Europe.  Neat how it works out like that, huh? Why do people feel … Continue reading

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I don’t wanna leave… – Lent day 18

“I don’t wanna leave….” Those were the words I uttered quite a bit, back in the summer of 1997.  I had been on a mission trip to Malawi.*  I didn’t want to leave because I saw God doing some amazing … Continue reading

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