Despair is a liar.

As I near seven years since committing my life to full Jesus surrender, I find one devil has worked harder than all others to kill me.
Despair.

1,000 Risks!

[Risks No. 987 – 1008] Hard to believe I’m actually here. It was just a short two years ago that this journey began for me (read the first post here). I …

Risk No. 19 + Screaming Boy.

[Risk No. 19] Invite someone over for dinner that you don’t normally invite. Treat them to a great meal, not McDonald’s. [Risk No. 935] We began the night of worship by …

Risks No. 7-11 + Slipknot.

As you can tell, I actually took a break last week for Thanksgiving and didn’t update the blog as a result. I felt one-part irresponsible and one-part thankful. Mostly thankful …

No. 1. Tim Lambesis.

Note: I’ll be taking a brief departure from the usual risk posting journey to post the daily challenge here (as well as on Come&Live!’s Facebook page). I’ll follow the daily …

Colombia (Pt. 2).

[Risks No. 847 – 868] Here’s the continuation of risks taken in Colombia last month: I visited a dentist friend in Bogota to get a chipped tooth looked at. He …

Matthew.

[Risk No. 804] Matthew is our pest-control man. I saw him as genuine and real. Felt God wanted him to know that he was seen as a son. Was impressed …

Turkey (Part Five).

[Risks No. 780 – 787] As we walked back outside, Suat began bringing us a slew of needy people. He also began calling me “papa,” which means pope in Turkish. …