Prayer for Small Ministrations

In a recent small group focused on discerning one’s ministry, the leader invited us to think back over our lives in 5–10 year increments, remembering at each stage someone who had ministered to us in a small but nevertheless memorable way. She then asked us to tell...

“Wa”

Having just spent 11 days in Japan, I am now a self-certified expert. Laurel and I went to Kyoto for 6 days and Tokyo for 4½ with nephew Matt as host and concierge. We did some semi-serious research to make ourselves ready for the trip: Lost in Translation (movie),...