Not Forsaken

Not forsaken. Little knocks come. A few seconds later they begin again. The sounds are door knob height from this small child who awaits my face to welcome her inside. “Drawing?” she asks with that upturned face towards my smile. “You want to draw?” I question. Her brows raise together,… Continue reading

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Rescue from Dengue Fever

I was healed from Dengue Fever between two and six days from an initial mosquito bite (or bites). The pivotal point was Faylene’s prayer for me on the July 13 that was immediately followed by a cessation of extreme stomach cramps and pain. Other symptoms left quickly. My platelet count… Continue reading

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Was my brother born “gay”?

The short answer is this: He was born your brother. Cultural trends may disagree, but the biblical world view from Genesis is that God created them “male and female”. Further, He forms the definition of the relationship generally intended for most people: marriage (Genesis 2:24). Jesus refers to Genesis in… Continue reading

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IRRITATIONS

Irritations.  Small irritations.  When my controlled world is shaken undone, I become irritated … even on the mission field. “Where is the plastic bag for our dirty clothes?”  I remembered to pack it so things would be organized.  The plastic bag for my dirty shoes is missing, also.  The contents… Continue reading

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Questions Are Revealing

****An early August Report from Roland and Faylene Beard**** We are training teachers in a federation of Christian schools in the Philippines with the high school edition of the biblical creation curriculum. One month of training events for approximately 180 teachers from 50 Philippine Christian schools has been completed. The… Continue reading

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Impassioned Truth

Views of gods are interesting. They vary from sticks of wood, to stone statues, to an unknown entity, to Nature, to religious sets of beliefs, to an indescribable something-out-there. It all comes home, so-to-speak, when people talk about origins, where they came from, and the notions of the day about… Continue reading

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