Little Children, Big Children, His Children

The mission field always reminds us of what is also true at home: we may be big or little children, but we are all His created children with the same needs. Whether we are teaching biblical creation or observing the heavens with little ones or staff at the Institute of… Continue reading

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Creation and Children

Children’s lessons can often pack truth with simple exercises. Linda taught some Filipino children about creation and evolution. Just like her, she came up with an exercise so the little ones could think about it. They made a simple double-sided piece of paper on a stick. One side was the… Continue reading

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Life-Giver

We still remember these children from a previous trip to the Philippines. They would bang on the door (if they remembered to knock) and bound into our guest cottage once in awhile to see us. They were a picture of life. As many say in the US would say when… Continue reading

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Hand, Fingers, and Prayer

There is something special if a Christian talks to God from the heart. So often, however, he is treated like a responsive gift giver rather than the One who created us and gives us life. Prayer to our Lord and Savior is simple in concept but we are often weak on… Continue reading

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Being Careful

Have you heard the expression, “Life is cheap”?  In today’s culture, it is very cheap in both reality and media. The state of our fallen world has a strong Biblical thread as well as in observation. I find myself more sensitive to a cheapened world today than when I was younger, but… Continue reading

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