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added on 06/06/2009 
Observations from around the world, and especially Guatemala, from a Christian point of view
 tags: photography, guatemala, missionary, orphan, christian

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Why I Changed Churches...  Posted on 05/09/2010
It's impossible for me to convey how sick this video made me - mostly because I went to a church JUST LIKE THIS for more than a decade. I realized about 5 years ago that this was the direction the church was headed, but rather than...
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World Orphans Response to Haiti Earthquake  Posted on 01/29/2010
Please read this article from our World Orphans president Paul Myhill as he discusses the response to the devastation in Haiti.  Thirteen-year old Jean, became an orphan in the blink of an eye. He was outside playing when Haiti's...
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Romantic Tigers  Posted on 12/17/2009
I find this quite profound, and inspiring. Are you a tiger? or a sheep? Are you a romantic? or merely an observer? The History of Western Philosophy - Bertrand Russell - Introduction. Page xxii"The romantic movement, in art, in...
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Why I Do What I Do...  Posted on 10/09/2009
So many times I am asked why I moved from the USA to Guatemala in service with World Orphans. So many times I am asked why I quit my job, gave away my businesses, and gave away everything I owned to move to a 3rd world country that most...
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Church Bulliten  Posted on 09/23/2009
Found on the front page of the "Order For The Worship of God" for Park Cities Presbyterian Church last Sunday:"To all who are spiritually weary and seek rest; to all who mourn and long for comfort; to all who struggle and...
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Plan "B"  Posted on 09/08/2009
Sam Sneau  (via Facebook) posits: "Since the vast majority of us are living our Plan B (if not C or D), that begs the question: What was/is your Plan A?"My response to this very thoughtful question is this:My hunch is that...
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"Federales"  Posted on 09/06/2009
Well I made it back "home" to Guatemala today. It's strange the relief I felt being here again - despite the danger that is often ubiquitous.  Though I loved being in the states for a while it was quite difficult to not...
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Reflection...  Posted on 08/24/2009
Since I headed here from Guatemala, I have driven through 4 countries, 9 states and over 13000 miles. NUTS! Now I still have to drive back next week!
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Finally Updated  Posted on 08/18/2009
It's been a while since my last update. "Quite overdue" doesn't begin to  describe just how late it is. So here we go!Firstly, what a year 2009 has proved to be (as in not at all like I had  hoped or...
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Update Overdue  Posted on 07/22/2009
I realize that an update on ministry with World Orphans and life in general is long overdue and promise one to be mailed out before the end of the week. For now though, I am in Texas, spending some much needed R&R time, fundraising time...
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  • melendez
    melendez 04 October 2011 03:34:00

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