The Story of Ben

The Story of Ben

Studying in a new country is a privilege. At times, the challenges may seem to be overwhelming, but you will have the joy of surrounding yourself in a new and vibrant culture, while having experiences you could not have had in any other setting. It can be difficult to...
How should we then live?

How should we then live?

PDF Recently I was cleaning out an old box full of articles when I stumbled across a dated cassette and workbook packet that was designed for church groups. The cassette tapes (published by Gospel Films) were recordings of Francis Schaeffer’s teaching series, “How...
Humility in the wrong place

Humility in the wrong place

“What we suffer from today is humility in the wrong place. Modesty has moved from the organ of ambition. Modesty has settled upon the organ of conviction, where it was never meant to be. A man was meant to be doubtful about himself, but undoubting about the truth;...

You Can’t Friend Me, I Quit!

On Facebook’s fifth anniversary, a not-so-fond farewell. I was a late convert to Facebook, the social-networking site that turned five years old Wednesday. I joined about a year ago at age 47, swept up in the massive wave of people turning the corner to the back nine...