A Broken Life Mainspring. How Could I Fix It?

The story of how Jesus altered my mainspring I have had the privilege of being a short-term missionary five times. This is my look back on how my life changed with Jesus and how He altered my mainspring of life. As I look back 16 years to the day after I said, “Okay, Jesus, I… Continue reading A Broken Life Mainspring. How Could I Fix It?

Sunday Stillness – How Can I make Jesus Joyful?

Sunday Stillness – How Can I make Jesus Joyful? We talk a lot about being joyful in the Lord. That’s how I can find joy – looking to Jesus for answers. But how can I make Jesus joyful? When I gave a post on Twitter that asked: http://t.co/LCEEXhFulV Why go on a mission trip? #SundayStillness#john316author#UTCOP#missionspic.twitter.com/eNQexKNMyx… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – How Can I make Jesus Joyful?

Sunday Stillness – How to Live in My Father’s House

Sunday Stillness – How to Live in My Father’s House In the next few weeks I plan to muse about my time on a mission trip in Poland. This week is the first of a series. As my thoughts unfold, as I wrestle with what I saw, and as I get over jet lag, I… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – How to Live in My Father’s House

How Can Going on a Mission Trip Change You?

How Can Going on a Mission Trip Change You? In 2007 I read an email from Grace Fox about a mission trip to Poland – an evangelical camp to teach English. I had met Grace at The Word Guild’s Write!Canada conference and felt comfortable travelling with her. I thought I was to go and teach… Continue reading How Can Going on a Mission Trip Change You?

Being His – Mission Trip 2010 to Poland

Being His – Mission Trip 2010 to Poland I found this post on my old blog about my trip to Poland in 2010. I will be travelling again this year for my fourth trip to Poland. To find out how you can be a part of this please go to the end of the post.… Continue reading Being His – Mission Trip 2010 to Poland