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The Funnies – on Privileges and Responsibilities

Ah, to be a child again! No responsibilities, no cares, no worries. But – if you could go back to those days, would you? And what do you miss the most about your childhoot? Calvin & Hobbes (c) 2016 Bill … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! (2015 Christmas Letter from the Jordan Family)

Dear friends and family, As each year comes to a close, one of the things I like to do as I write my annual family Christmas letter is to reflect upon the previous 12 months. Although there is always a … Continue reading

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Funny Children’s Prayers

This morning at church, I started off my message on the Power of Prayer sharing some of these funny children’s prayers. However, I didn’t have a chance to share all of them, so I’m posting them all here for your enjoyment… … Continue reading

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No Cost Too High, No Effort Too Great – 2015 #EverestVBS Report

This past week, our church hosted a Vacation Bible School. This is one of our annual children’s ministry outreach events that reaches the most unchurched children and families out of everything we do during the year. This year was no … Continue reading

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Costa Rica 2014 – Day #5: Healing in La Isleta and Revival in La Guinea!

It’s hard to believe that we’ve come to the end of day five, which means we are already at the halfway mark of our Costa Rica mission trip! In some ways it seems like we just got here, but at … Continue reading

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Costa Rica 2014 – Day #4: Local Community Outreach in Martina Bustos

Today, I thought I would open my Costa Rica Mission Trip Adventure blog with a commentary from our host missionary, Pastor John Overholt: I believe the success of a church is measured more by the impact it makes upon the … Continue reading

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Now and Then – Celebrating 19 Years of #Marriage – #500Post

This is a special post today for two reasons. First of all, this marks my 500th post on the New Life Blog. and secondly, today marks my 19 year wedding anniversary with my wife, Liza. To celebrate, here is a … Continue reading

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