I would rather be eaten by a crocodile than be up in front of a bunch of kids. Kids scare the heck out of me. Well it was meant to be that today and I would not be eaten by a crocodile. What was I thinking when I volunteered to go with my friend John Maina … Continue reading “I’d rather be eaten by a crocodile…”
We had a particularly rough time at the Delta counters at SeaTac. It seems as if my team leader for this trip, Nate Bean, was not allowed to board our flight (despite the fact that he had received a visa from the Kenyan Embassy like all of us) because of the 6 month expiration within … Continue reading “4 minus 1” –3/1/16
September 7 Saturday- Day 5 “Grand Slam Day” Had great nights sleep. Rhonda and awoke very refreshed this morning. We love it here at the Passionate Guest House in Nairobi. We used to always stay here but for some reason we started staying at other places and we are very glad to be back. The … Continue reading Grand Slam Day
Day 3- Thursday 9/5 Drunken Canadian Woman…… Ejected We got in late last night into our guest house. Our plane was late leaving Amsterdam. There seemed to be a drunken Canadian women and her two sons that caused a rucas on the plane before our plane was to take off. The flight attendants at KLM had … Continue reading Day 3- Drunken Lady Gets Ejected
February, 2013- From the journal of Greg Von Tobel “I Will Seek Revenge” We landed in New Delhi and had to make another connection to fly to Lucknow where our team had been asked to participate in a Christian Leadership Conference. It was an exhausting flight as it never gets easier flying from one side … Continue reading “I Will Seek Revenge”
Acts 10: 38 (GW)
You know that God anointed Jesus from Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power. Jesus went everywhere and did good things, such as healing everyone who was under the devil’s power. Jesus did these things because God was with him.
Our Bible verse for today tells us that Jesus was able to plunder the devil’s kingdom and heal the sick and the oppressed because God was with Him! That’s the key! Is God with you?
Whenever the devil became revolting or attacked during Jesus’s earthly ministry, Jesus went out to plunder his kingdom. For instance, in Matthew 14:1–28, when Jesus heard that John the Baptist had been beheaded by King Herod, he withdrew to be alone. He then healed the sick, fed five thousand men, walked on water, and healed more people!
In like manner, in Acts 5:40–42, the early apostles…
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I hugged another women today. I fell head over heels into her deep brown eyes. Her name was Daisy. She is an 18 ft Twiga, aka African giraffe. The question begs to be asked.......how and the heck did I get so close to a giraffe to hug it. Did I hug her knee cap? No … Continue reading Reflections-Central Africa Sweep- 5.16.2011