“Look at Baby Jesus. He’s Just Like Us!”

Every Advent, our church in Pittsburgh held an outreach for the children and families in the city to explain the real meaning of Christmas. Up to 7,000 children and adults came each year during the four days we called “The Joy of Sharing Christmas.” Tour guides led groups of 25-35 through a series of rooms … Continue reading “Look at Baby Jesus. He’s Just Like Us!”

“Traveling by Air? Part II The Big Blue!”

The Story of Big Blue Suitcases take a beating when traveling, especially by plane. So  I decided the best way to  handle luggage challenges was to buy a  large, outlandish colored, soft side d bag. Voila! I found one, tough as  alligator skin, available at the luggage store. But just before I bought it, my … Continue reading “Traveling by Air? Part II The Big Blue!”

Does God Speak Through Dreams Today?

During lunch at the home of a dentist and his family in Londrina, Brazil, I learned that my afternoon had already been planned. I was to preach in  an industrial area of the city where their  downtown Presbyterian Church  had purchased a large warehouse,  now “converted” into a worship and evangelism center.  Their goal was … Continue reading Does God Speak Through Dreams Today?