This Prayer and Praise fills me with much emotion of both joy and longing. Some of you know I married very handsome Les Thompson 58 years ago in August. We did not have the blessings of our parents and families. God gave us His blessing, though. This widowed and godly man who had three little… Read More»
That was all it took: one person to stand with them, encourage them, and believe in them.
This past school year a teacher in a private elite high school in Santa Marta, Colombia, South America signed up her students to take one of our Bible courses. From the onset, it seemed clear the high schoolers didn’t take their Bible studies seriously. They all failed miserably. We thought, “Well, that’s that. She tried.” The… Read More»
With the 75th Anniversary of D-Day I found myself watching a few war films and documentaries. It’s easy to forget how young so many soldiers were who fought in these great battles. In a WWI documentary, soldier after soldier said, “I was 16 years old when I volunteered,” with a few admitting they were barely… Read More»
We have just finished updating a “magazine-ette” we did years ago called, ¿Por qué, Señor? [Why, God?]. It was first produced to help provide a biblical view of why God allows suffering. It has been used over the years in response to the many natural disasters that have occurred in Latin America. We were glad… Read More»
“When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.” —Mark Twain Father’s Day is fun for me. While I miss my Dad… Read More»
PRAISE: We are always so grateful for your prayers for LOGOI – and even for me! Isn’t it amazing the Almighty God Himself hears and answers! It is so wonderful to keep telling about new students God sends us: from the Dominican Republic, the Amazon jungle in Peru, a children’s worker in Chile, a… Read More»
Here at LOGOI we’ve given my mom a great title. It’s simply, “Grandma Carolyn”. It’s even on her business cards.
PRAISE: Meet your new “cousin” and my “new grandson:” Julio Cesar Baeza Rodríguez. We’ll just call him Julius Caesar. I happily provided his scholarship because he had never studied before and was trying his best to preach. He’s moving right along in his first course (Predicación bíblica: Biblical Preaching). He lives in Mexicali Baja California,… Read More»
My oldest son, Matt, accepted an exciting new job in beautiful southern California, so I got a call to help him move. I also got the opportunity to explore the incredible Pacific Coast for most of a day as I walked around the coast line of the Laguna Beach area.
It was a gorgeous day and impossible to not marvel at God’s beauty and creativity.