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17 Mar

The darkest place I’ve ever been

Saudi Night Sky

  When I was 9 years old my family lived in Saudi Arabia.  A country with desserts so vast only 1.5% of it’s entire mass is inhabitable, leaving more than 98% of the country barren and desolate.  Very few people travel these areas because resources are scarce, and a simple cry for help will go […]

23 Oct

Don’t count yourself out.

The number of those who ate was about five thousand men, besides women and children. -Matthew 14:21 Jesus didn’t feed 5,000 people with five loaves and two fish. He fed a crowd of people that numbered more than 5,000. You see  in those days, the women and children typically weren’t part of the headcount. Therefore, […]

06 Jan

More than you’ve bargained for.

And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work. 2Corinthians 9:8 I don’t know that this verse needs any commentary. When you become a follower of the Living God, you get more than […]

15 Oct

Knowing is half the battle.

Uncategorized No Comments by Josh Schlotterbeck

If you were a boy growing up in the late 80’s and early 90’s, you were most likely glued to your TV set everytime GI Joe aired. It was the epic depiction of good vs. evil and as usual, the good guys won, every time. The show is remembered for its public service announcements (27 […]

25 Sep

God speaks.

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As each day passes and we are treading deeper and deeper into uncharted territory; I am learning some valuable lessons about faith.  To put it more accurately, I am un-learning self-reliance and learning dependence on Christ.  I am moved by one of the early church’s key figures, Phillip.  His unbridled passion and drive to respond […]